UK Power Networks 3.827 reviews - Heathrow

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Applications are invited for the above vacancy.

Job Purpose:
To carry out a range of activities associated with the production of Computer Aided Design (CAD) drawings and the maintenance of records

Principal Accountabilities:
To produce drawing maintenance and records
  • Equipment schedules
  • Network schematics
  • Cable schedules
  • Lease drawings
  • HV/ LV/ street lighting cable drawings and databases
  • Surface water drainage drawings
  • General arrangement drawings
  • HV switchboard layouts
  • LV switchboard and feeder pillar layouts
  • Liaise with the client for the transfer of information between both parties for any updates
  • Liaise with client's control room for issue and updates of record drawings
Project work
  • Produce design drawings for all project work
  • Produce install drawings for all project work
  • Manage & store the client's project drawings issued to UK Power Networks Services
  • Assist the operational teams with on site marking, using specialist equipment such as GPS, if required
  • Assist the operational Teams, with any site permits to dig requests
  • Manage 'change notice' system for all operational drawings changes
  • Carries out data capture across the sites, as and when required, using GPS technology and transfer the data to produce meaningful drawings where 'as built' or asset information is required to a high degree of accuracy
  • Maintain and update contingency plan scenario drawings in line with network schematic
  • Maintain and update cable joint and termination register
  • Assist with the production of switchgear and transformers schedules
  • Manage all interfaces with UK Power Networks for all requests which fall under the Networks 'cable watch' programme
  • Undertake additional activities commensurate with the job level and competency
Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications and Experience:
  • Experience of AutoCAD
  • Must be working at UK Power Networks DSR's CP Status
  • Visible demonstration of commitment to Zero harm and knowledge of CDM standards
  • Able to effectively communicate positive and negative news at all levels of the business
  • Is able to motivate themselves and others to drive performance
  • Demonstrates strong team working skills
  • Able to make decision and clearly communicate actions to team
  • Recognised for being able to make clear decisions, quickly and effectively
  • Proactively maintains their own competencies and keeping up to date with wider business changes
  • Demonstrates at IPR a proactive approach to continual personal development
  • Good customer skills with the ability to represent the company at all levels
  • Willing to gain experience of HV/LV networks, assets and operations
  • A broad understanding of UK Power Networks various businesses
  • All round communication skills
  • Ideally have experience within Netmaps
  • Ideally hold IOSH/NEBOSH status
  • Must have a Full UK driving license
Nature and Scope:
Health and safety
Support the Zero Harm programme sponsored by the Director of Infrastructure Services. Fulfil legal HSE requirements as detailed under Health & Safety Responsibilities below.
Will also be expected to understand and be able to operate within CDM standards.

Although based at one site, the role will involve travelling around the other locations


Attend regular meetings with the client which include: progress meetings & other client organised meetings

The draughtsman is accountable to the Designers for delivery of project drawings.
Attend regular meetings with the sector and Infrastructure Services.

Please Note: Internal candidates who are still within a probationary period must obtain the written approval of their manager, which must be submitted with their application.

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