Senior Asset Engineer, Plant and Distribution – Milton Keynes / Hybrid – Excellent Rate


We’re looking for someone to provide comprehensive power engineering support to the Route Engineer and Route Team. On any given day, this could involve:

Provide systems engineering input to the determination of appropriate engineering maintenance regimes and activity volumes in accordance with company policies, standards and specifications, providing necessary assistance to determine compliance with suitability and robustness of maintenance regimes.

Provide electrical engineering support service throughout the route and across delivery units as and when required.

Provide technical briefings to engineers in delivery units in order that the purpose, as well as the content of standards, specification, etc. is understood.

Review and make recommendations on derogation and non-compliance applications to engineering related standards.

Review and monitor progression of potential improvements to systems from delivery units; provide feedback to the originators.

Carry out asset condition inspections that will inform the asset condition database and the renewals work bank. Lead initiatives, as directed, to improve.

Provide advice and guidance to the delivery unit and other asset engineers in the production of prioritised business focussed systems renewal proposals.

Participate in, and lead as directed, engineering activities in support assurance processes including the maintenance audit programmes and engineering verification.

Monitor the reliability and performance of system related assets across the route and instigate, lead and participate in the implementation of corrective actions to improve as required.

Contribute to the development and maintenance of route asset management plans. Participate in investigations of incidents as required.
Contribute to the development of revised standards and policies.

Assist in the review and acceptance process for engineering project designs as and when required.

You must have prior knowledge of the design/operation and maintenance of some or all of the following electrical power distribution systems:

– 25kV Traction Power Distribution ( Classic or AT ) – SCADA Systems
– 11kV Non-Traction Distribution
– LV including 650V IT for Signalling Power

If this opportunity looks suitable and is of interest please contact