Substation Electrical Fitter

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Job Reference: TLI/TP/27/545
Number of Positions: 2
Contract Type: Full Time
Contract Details: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Working Hours: 40 Hours
Closing Date: 24/01/2021
Job Category: Engineering
Region / Division: IRE Substation Electrical
Business Unit: Northern Ireland
Location: Tyrone

Package Description

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Pension
  • Sick pay after completion of probation
  • Performance Development & Training
  • All reasonable work-related requirements will be provided.
  • Employee Assistance Program

Job Introduction

Due to recent expansion and a increase in available contracts, we are very pleased to be resourcing a within the substation installation team to help develop this department, and to assist in its continued growth.

Please note that this role will require travel potentially throughout Northern Ireland.  Travel is an essential component of this role.

You must also have the ability to pass and maintain the necessary authorisation.

An excellent level of English Language is a must. 


Main Responsibilities

Implementation of the TLI Safety Charter and Life Saving Rules

Delivery of  substation installation works ensuring adherence with HSQE requirements, personal objectives and those of the wider installation team

HSQE Responsibilities

Responsible to the Electrical Station Supervisor for ensuring operational safety in accordance with company policy and safety vision of “Everyone Home Safe Every Day”

Ensure installation works are in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

Ensure the risks and control measures associated with the company’s activities are identified and that control systems are adhered to.

Responsible for monitoring and achieving keys measures in relation to HSQE

Ensure accidents and incidents are reported in a timely manner

Adherence to HSQE Briefs, safety documentation, uniforms and PPE relevant to substation installation tasks

Operational Responsibilities

Installation of electrical infrastructure including AIS & GIS HV/LV switchgear, transformers, cables, control and protection, metering, light and power cabling and connection of mobile generators.

Erection of steelwork for all MV, HV equipment

Delivery of installation works in accordance with project programme.

Provide input to Electrical Station Supervisor for project procurement requirements

The Ideal Candidate


  • Technical qualifications with applicable electrical background -City and Guilds / NVQ Level 3 /SJIB / JIB

The successful incumbent must have a several years experience with MV and HV electrical substation installation projects up to 132 kV.  Additionally Fundamental understanding of MV & HV electrical equipment installation and LV wiring and cable schedules.

You must also have the ability to pass and maintain the necessary authorisations.

You will hold a valid driving license and the right to work in the jurisdiction.

About The Company

TLI Group is a utility infrastructure consultancy and construction company, operating extensively within the utilities sector in Ireland, and the UK.

Designing and building overhead power lines, electrical substations and Telecom Networks are the company’s core expertise. Since inception, TLI Group has executed countless projects within this field and has always delivered works of utmost quality and integrity.

Building on its vast experience and having a highly-qualified & skilled workforce has made it possible for the company to expand its portfolio. We also deliver comprehensive contracts involving the securing of planning permission, design, construction, refurbishment and maintenance of renewable solar and windfarm network connections to the national grid.