Substation Engineer


Substation Engineer

Contract Duration: 9 Months

We are seeking an experienced Substation Engineer to work on Transmission and Distribution Substation projects. They will involve the production of designs for transmission and distribution substations.

Key Responsibilities

  • To produce electrical substation designs.
  • Good understanding of project management principals and update MS project programmes.
  • Manage and coordinate inputs from a range of engineering disciplines and key stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A strong work ethic with a clear focus on delivering results within a tight frame period while ensuring safety of project is not impacted as well as the quality.
  • Flexible approach to work, especially where necessary to deliver excellent customer service.
  • As-built records.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience -Essential

  • Minimum of five years experience in design of transmission and distribution substations.
  • Track record in delivering substation engineering projects.
  • Knowledge of Eplan 5 and Eplan P8 design software.
  • Experience In Control and Protection Systems.
  • Experience in Auxillary Power systems (AC/DC).
  • Experience in a wide range of design including transmission and distribution substations, examples being; (38 kV, 110 kV and 220 kV substation design).


3rd level qualification in Electrical Engineering or another Engineering discipline.


Dean McGovern, Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Dean is a recent graduate from IT Sligo and holds a Bachelor of Degree (Hons) in Business. He joined e-Frontiers as a Recruitment Consultant specialising in customer Life-Cycle roles including Marketing, Sales, Customer Support, HR and Finance & Administration. In his spare time plays GAA.

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