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Currently we are looking for a:

Principal Engineer - Overhead Lines

Job Details:


  • Overall OHL design with PLS-CADD in accordance with BS-EN 50341.
  • Production and checking of detailed drawing for the OHL design.
  • Production of wind load cases in accordance with BS-EN 50341 and BS 6399.
  • Analysis of OHL structures with PLS-Tower.
  • Production of foundation loads.
  • Design and analysis of OHL Foundations.
  • Assist in the tendering process.
  • Preparation of design technical reports and other written documents.
  • Production of design concepts, drawings, specifications and other technical documents.
  • The adherence to and control of documents and drawings in accordance with Baker Hicks management procedures.
  • Design input/output within the designated risk management process.


  • Experience in PLS-CADD, PLS-Tower is essential.
  • Experience in either CAD packages such, AutoCAD, BoCAD, etc.
  • Have a good understanding of British and European Standards and technical specifications from utility providers such as National Grid, SSE, Scottish Power, UKPN, WPD, etc
  • Good computer and report writing skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well within a team.
  • Good attitude to obtaining new skills and capable at transferring existing skills to overcome new challenges
  • Must be competent at creating and laying out quality drawings that construction and fabricators can understand


Commercial Details:

  • salary/rates: on market level in given region
  • possible start: asap
  • remote work: high degree, occasional travels to UK for team meetings


The next steps:

Please click on "Apply" in order to submit a candidate for this role. This will enable us to process the candidate as quickly as possible. If we have not agreed to terms yet, please also attach your T&Cs. 

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