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Electrical Design Engineer Graduate

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Elgin Energy


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Graduate Job



  • Elgin Energy is accepting applications for our 2024 Graduate Programme.
  • The successful graduate would be expected to start in September/October 2024.


  • Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Technical understanding of the operation of high voltage electricity grids.
  • Knowledge of the technical characteristics of utility scale solar PV and Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) is desirable but not essential.
  • Knowledge of a AUTOCAD software.
  • Passionate about solving complex problems to contribute to the energy transition.
  • Excellent inter-disciplinary communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong time management, organisational and report writing skills.
  • Ability to manage relationships with multiple stakeholders effectively.

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities



  • Apply your electrical engineering knowledge to undertake detailed electrical design for the connection of utility scale solar PV and Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) to high voltage distribution networks.
  • Work in collaboration with construction team and contractors to ensure designs are executed safely and correctly.
  • Develop skills to undertake detailed technical simulations and power system studies to demonstrate compliance with network operator requirements.
  • Develop and foster close working relationships with distribution network operators to collaborate and negotiate on grid connection options, costs, and timelines.
  • Support, and learn from, Senior Engineers in the creation of high quality design packages from concept design through to construction.
  • Manage relationships with suppliers and assist in the specification and procurement of critical equipment.
  • Manage a database of grid connection costs for primary, secondary, and auxiliary electrical equipment associated with the connection of solar PV and BESS projects.
  • Progressively establish sound engineering standards, systems and procedures for Elgin Energy’s electrical engineering and grid connection activities.
  • Stay abreast of latest industry developments relevant to grid connections in the policy, industry standards and technologies.


Work type

Full time

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