Engineering & Electronics

HV Cable Senior Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Remote
  • Leinster
  • 41962987

PE Global is currently Recruiting a HV Cables Senior Professional Engineer for an Energy Client based at Dublin Airport. 

This is a great opportunity to be part of a dedicated team where they provide specialist engineering services to Networks business in the design of high voltage transmission and distribution assets. 

The HV Cables department is responsible for the design and project management of high voltage underground and submarine cable projects. They provide both conceptual and detailed engineering design, design safety management, project programming, due diligence reporting, client design reviews and commercial management.

The Client is responsible for the development and standardisation of underground design solutions to Networks and  external clients. 

The role of the HV Cables Senior Professional Engineer  is to manage major underground cable projects and deliverables to quality, time and cost. This includes preparation of detailed scope of work, costs, fees and programmes, materials management, stakeholder management, design review, cable rating studies, tender evaluations, site inspection/supervision procurement of materials and engagement in the training and development of staff.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertake in-depth design and delivery of high voltage specialist design and materials for HV cables from 38 kV to 400 kV. This may include preparation of specifications, specialist design, design review, cable rating studies, tender evaluations, design and management of technical requirements for procurement of new materials, and site inspection/supervision.
  • Meet requirements for project safety, quality, programme and budget, and monitoring projects from the initial contact through to final delivery.
  • Provide technical guidance to team members in all aspects of the design, construction, test and inspection, training, development, mentoring and interfacing with clients.
  • Engage in continuous professional development to expand knowledge and understanding of underground cable design, demonstrated in quality decision making and continuous efficient and technically sound designs.
  • Work within a multi-disciplinary engineering team in a proactive way to deliver high quality designs and project solutions to ensure client satisfaction
  • Continuous improvement is an important part of the role; this includes both an ongoing focus on improving work methods and identifying opportunities for personal development


  • A minimum of five years’ experience in transmission project delivery.
  • A strong understanding of all elements of HV cable system design, specification preparation, tender evaluation, standards, construction and commissioning.
  • A strong work ethic with a clear focus on delivery to safety, time, quality and cost objectives.
  • Strong commercial, project management and design review capability.
  • The demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities.
  • Hold a full driving licence and have own car.
  • Either a third level qualification or equivalent work experience is essential.


Interested candidates should submit an updated CV. Please click the link below to apply, or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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