Substation Team Leader

  • Permanent
  • London

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Technical recruiters for the built environment

Are you passionate about leading a dynamic team in delivering exceptional engineering design projects? My client, a rapidly growing player in the Transmission & Distribution sector, is seeking a proactive and experienced Team Leader to manage the Substations Design team within the High Voltage discipline.

About You

In this role, you’ll utilise your technical expertise in Substation design along with your proven track record in team management, particularly within the Distribution & Transmission design industry in the UK. Your skills in tenders, business development, and work-winning will be invaluable in driving the strategic growth of my clients team’s capabilities.


– Substation design experience with National Grid and/or SSE

– Proven track record in team management and resourcing

– Business development and work-winning experience

– Minimum BEng/BSc in Electrical Engineering (preferably a Master’s degree)

Why this role?

Join a trusted partner for some of the UK’s key clients, working on detailed and complex turnkey designs.

Work on flagship, high-profile projects, witnessing your designs come to life through the full design lifecycle.

Become part of a diverse, established team that values new ideas and welcomes innovative solutions.

Enjoy the freedom to take ownership and make decisions, while having access to a wider network of engineers for learning and growth opportunities.


– Competitive salary and benefits package

– Company car or cash allowance

– Up to 6% matched contributory pension plan

– Life assurance scheme

– 25 days annual leave plus ability to buy additional leave

– Discount scheme (including gym membership, mobile phones, etc.)

– Flexible working arrangements

– Family-friendly policies

– Employee assistance program

– Professional development opportunities

Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to be part of a dynamic team delivering cutting-edge projects in the UK’s Transmission & Distribution sector! Apply now to join my client on this exciting journey.

Candidates canwork out of either London, Warwick, Manchester or Derby offices.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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