Job Description and Qualifications
At Air Products, we've been helping our customers to become more productive, energy efficient and sustainable for more than 75 years.
With approximately 16,000 employees and operations in 50 countries, we serve customers across a wide range of industries from food and beverage to medical, energy and transportation.
We supply a unique portfolio of atmospheric and process gases, equipment and services.
Based at our Hersham UK office , you will be responsible for providing specialist electrical engineering services to one or more projects.
Committed to execute projects on schedule and budget (hours / capital) to ensure project profitability is maintained.
You will also supervise others within their group to ensure the same whilst coordinating with the wider GEMTE team to facilitate efficient and effective project execution.
The individual will also need to be increasingly involved with seeking alternative ways of execution to keep company competitive within region and contributing to improvement of other electrical staff to do the same.
In particular, the effective development of the AP India Design sub office is key to this for the regional Indian execution.
As a Principal Electrical Engineer, you will :
Leading execution of all elements of the electrical scope of work on a range of proposals and projects executed in the EMEAI region, reporting to the Electrical Engineering Manager
Coordinating the efforts of the Electrical Designers
Providing input to Air Products electrical design standards
Developing new suppliers and outsourcing partners
Defining future and improving existing execution models for electrical engineering scope
As a Principal Electrical Engineer, you will have :
Minimum of degree level qualification in Electrical Engineering; you should be either a Chartered Engineer or actively pursuing Chartered Engineer status with the appropriate Institute
Proven experience in electrical power engineering working in a design function within the process design industry
Some experience in a supervisory position with budget responsibility
Demonstrated understanding of large motors (induction and synchronous) in the range of 1-10MW; experience with larger motors (10MW up) will be a plus
Experience in specification and procurement of low, medium and high voltage Switchgear, Power transformers and Power electronics (LCI's, VSD's and Thyristor Controllers)
An ability to work with software packages for analysis of power systems ( e.g. SKM Powertools or ETAP)
A dedicated and driven approach & be committed to getting it right with a never-ending desire to learn, improve and contribute.