Job title: Senior Protection & Control Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: GBP £70,000.00
Location: Bristol, UK
Job published: 13/03/2023
Job ID: 35728

Job Description


Senior Protection & Control Engineer

Salary – DOE

Flexible working



  • Management of design personnel
  • Development and review of personnel
  • Conceptual design of electrical protection systems
  • Construction of protection logic files.
  • Electrical protection system specification for tendering and construction purposes
  • Tender review from an electrical protection standpoint
  • Review of specialist manufacturer schematics and GA drawings
  • Development of standard protection systems, new design concepts, cost reduction
  • Review and inspection of new products/manufacturers for internal use and distribution
  • Development and review of I/O schedules and communications architecture
  • Development of company policy on security systems


Essential criteria:

  • Experience as a commissioning engineer (8-10 years)
  • Experience as a protect and control engineer (+5 years)
  • EHV substation project delivery experience up to 132kv
  • Knowledge of relevant BSEN, IEC, CIGRE, IEEE, and ENA standards.
  • EHV Contracting Experience
  • A clean UK driver's licence
  • AutoCAD Knowledge
  • Highly organised with the ability to prioritise
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Ability to effectively problem solve and think outside the box
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport with ease
  • Professional demeanour and presentation


Desirable criteria:

  • CEng/IEng registered or working towards registration
  • Master's degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Previous Experience +2 year as a Senior Protection and Control Engineer.
  • Direct experience working for an ICP or DNO in the UK


If you are interested in this opportunity, feel free to contact Jakub on 020 4513 6430 or alternatively reach by email on