Person in Charge of Works (PICW) Substations

  • Reach Active Ltd
  • Ireland
  • 13/09/2023
Permanent Electrician Engineering

Job Description

The PICW will work under the supervision of the Project Manager and will supervise electrical and civil construction work in a live substation environment. They should have excellent written and spoken English, and have minimum of 4 years’ experience of working in a 33kV or above in a live substation environment.

Key responsibilities and duties:

Provide support in the assembly and installation of electrical and mechanical equipment including electrical panels, switchgear, transformers, circuit boards Provide support on the repair, maintenance, and modification of electrical/mechanical equipment as required

Be able to troubleshoot and understand electrical systems, for example such as circuit boards

Under the supervision of the Project Manager, ensure compliance with Reach Active Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality requirements. 

All other relevant company policies and procedures & client's requirements.

To work effectively with all key stakeholders to ensure project success

To supervise electrical/civil crew members on site

To have an understanding of, and ability to, implement Industry best practices.

Skills and experience:-

Minimum 4 years’ experience of working in a 33kV or above in a live substation, and have undertaken an electrical apprenticeship or higher electrical qualification/equivalent or Or have 4 years’ experience of working in a 33kV or above live substation and have recent experience acting in the role or PICW or equivalent managing electrical works in a live substation environment at 33kV or above.