Protection and Test Engineer

Job details

Job reference nr.:LS-076052
Discipline Category:Offshore Wind
Type of work:Temporary
Start date:July 1, 2018
Schedule:5 Days a week
Job location:United Kingdom

Short summary

Looking for a temporary job as Protection and Test Engineer in United Kingdom? Atlas Professionals in Bristol, United Kingdom is always looking for new Offshore Wind professionals. At the moment we have a vacancy for the position of Protection and Test Engineer.

Job description


  • Prepare up-front analysis and define protection philosophy of wind farm
  • Participate in preparation of technical specification and Employer's Requirements
  • Plan and execute peer reviews according to QA/QC guidelines.
  • Evaluate of tenders and support in clarification meetings with suppliers
  • Understand and manage interfaces for the control, monitoring and protection works towards other project packages as well as towards suppliers
  • Perform and review calculation of instrument transformers and; electrical interfaces across whole wind farm in order to secure redundancy, safety and security of protection system
  • In close cooperation with colleagues define monitoring for entire plant and design of protection user interface
  • Deliver calculations of relay settings for the whole wind farm and provide suppliers with the necessary parameter set
  • Review the suppliers' protection design documents, protection schematics configuration and communication software provided by suppliers (DIGSI files , Micom files etc)
  • Participate in  FATs, SATs of protection system components
  • In cooperation with Commissioning Manager plan, execute and document SITs of  HV/MV & protection system prior to energization.
  • Plan, execute and document the "on load tests" of protection system
  • Provide technical support during investigation of disturbances and power system faults, post commissioning
  • Assist in preparing substation interlocking logic and SCADA point lists

Job requirements


  • Ensure that the project HV/MV is delivered safely on time on quality and within scope and budget
  • Comply with DONG Energy's standard solutions and guidelines and current standards, ie ISO9001.
  • Ensure that the HV/MV equipment are specified design wordings and produced according to relevant standards e.g. IEC
  • Participate in project team meetings and cross discipline cooperation
  • Ensure that the best technical  practices are implemented
  • Ensure hand-over of agreed documentation to O&M and OFTO
  • Comply with and enforce the Company HSE requirements/policy



More info

Should you be interested in the position of Protection and Test Engineer, please send your application via the apply button. For more information, please contact Leon Simpson, Personal Coordinator in Bristol, United Kingdom stating reference number LS-076052