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Electrical Tester

  • Location

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    3D Personnel

  • Contact email:

    jmcgowan.21F00C3B2.0@applythis.net

  • Contact phone:

    +353 (0)861841361 /

  • Salary high:

    57100

  • Salary low:

    52700

  • Job ref:

    VAC-12388

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-21

Vacancy: Electrical Tester      

Location: Dublin

Salary: €60k - €65K

 

3D Personnel’s client, one of Europe’s leading specialist Mechanical & Electrical contractors, due to our continued success and growth we are now looking for experienced Electrical Testers to be based in the Dublin area.

3D Personnel’s client specialise in a number of specialist sectors including data centres, pharmaceutical, life science, industrial, power generation & commercial. 
 
ROLE PURPOSE

To carry out Testing & Inspection and Certification of all firm’s Electrical Installations as required by national governing bodies and to ensure compliance with national regulations and electrical safety procedures. 
 
KEY FUNCTIONS 

  • Implement and manage Lock Out-Tag Out (LOTO) and Control of Hazardous Energy (COHE) on projects where they are the AP(appointed person)
  • Carry out Pre-Test Inspections (walk-down the field installation of each system term to term) on site and compile defect reports on compliance with national electrical regulations. 
  • Notify Project Manager and QC lead of any non-conformances or hazards on site. 
  • Carry out testing of Low Voltage installations as required by national governing bodies, issue report and snag list. 
  • Compilation of reports and issue ‘As Built’ Test Certificates
  • Verification of Redlined Drawings for the LV Installation that is being Tested.
  • Update cable schedules. 
  • Create DB schedule’s for inclusion in O&M.
  • Complete Test Record Sheets and (Safe Electric Certs if assigned to do so)
  • Manage and Implement Electrical Safe System of Work on site( if they are the AP) 
  • Carry out periodic inspections and surveys of installations. 
  • Emergency Lighting Commissioning to IS 3217 (desirable).
  • ATEX E&I Inspection Test and Certification to ET105:2011 & IS/BSEN 60079 (desirable). 

 
KEY TASKS, ACTIVITIES, RESPONSIBILITIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES 

  • Provide continuous Quality Training Support to Project teams – i.e. Glanding & Terminating.
  • Carry out Inspection & Testing of Main and Sub-Main Distribution Boards and Transformer offloading cabling.
  • Carry out Inspection & Testing of Final Sub-Circuits.
  • Assist close-out of project issues/ investigations / queries.
  • Ensure safety measures are being implemented with regard to meters and PPE being used i.e. ARC Flash. 
  • Issues Final Certification for project.  

 
ESSENTIAL BASIC EXPERIENCES/QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Electrical Trade Background and/or a Third Level qualification in either Electrical or Building Services Engineering preferred. 
  • CompEx E01-06 qualified for ATEX environments (preferable). 
  • LOTO and COHE trained. 
  • ‘Authorised Person’ competent and trained.  
  • Adhere to Low Voltage (LV) Switchgear switching protocols - ACB’s, MCCB’s etc. 
  • Good Knowledge of I&C installations.  
  • Pharma / Medical Devices / Data Centre experience / knowledge. 
  • Technical Knowledge and experience of Low Voltage systems and regulatory requirements – ETCI, British Standards, EN standards and Cenelec, is desirable.