Job Description

HV Cable Engineer – Power in Birmingham, West Midlands



Birmingham, West Midlands





Role Details:

  • HV Cable Engineer / Power Networks
  • Birmingham or Glasgow
  • £35ph - £55ph inside IR35/40hr week
  • 6 Month contract
  • Expenses - for work related travel

The Energy Division at ARM are currently recruiting an experienced HV Cable Engineer to join a market-leading design, engineering and project management client, to be based out of either Birmingham or Glasgow.

Job Overview:

As the HV Cable Engineer, you will be working in a senior position within our Power Networks team. You will have a strong attention to detail and enjoy ensuring high-quality delivery of FEED and detailed design deliverables.

Building strong and trusted relationships is a key part of this role. You'll enjoy working with others, sometimes directly at client sites, sometimes from our offices. You'll be client-focused - being able interface with clients, understand their needs and convert opportunities into successful workstreams.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Producing or reviewing the HV cable aspects of different projects including onshore cable projects, offshore export cables and interconnectors.
  • Delivering Concept design, FEED, feasibility and Detailed design projects and bids for clients.
  • Ensuring projects are delivered in accordance with the scope, budget and timescale requirements to the satisfaction of the client.
  • Delivering bids and tenders within tight deadlines as part of a tender team and producing HV cable aspects of technical offers.
  • Attending design reviews and Hazard review meetings and producing HV cable design packages as required.

What do you need to succeed?

  • Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering or equivalent qualifications and experience.
  • Strong understanding and leadership of engineering projects through asset lifecycles.
  • Track record in the design, manufacture, and testing of HV cables for use in HVAC and HVDC projects.
  • An understanding of IEC cable standards and CIGRE technical policies, its suite of technical specifications and supporting documentation
  • Eligible for BPSS clearance

How to apply:
If you are interested to find out more about this opportunity, please apply via the link or contact me on and we will let you know if you have been shortlisted.


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission. Where the role is marked as Outside IR35 in the advertisement this is subject to receipt of a final Status Determination Statement from the end Client and may be subject to change.

Job reference 123698_1716451867
Date posted 23 May 2024
Sector Energy

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Simon Cheung

Simon Cheung

Principal Consultant - Energy Division

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