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Senior Authorised Person

Senior Authorised Person

  • Role type : Contract
  • Location : Stewartby
  • Rate : £600 per day
  • Sector : Power
  • Ref : 25188
  • Salary: £600 per day
Astute’s Power team is partnering with a Leading EPC Contractor across 3 OCGT plants based in the South of the UK. We are currently recruiting for 2 Senior Authorised Persons to join their new build Open Cycle Gas Turbine projects for 12 months.
The Senior Authorised Person positions come with a day rate from £500.00 to £600.00 per day.
Key skills 

  • Ensure that relevant HSEQ requirements are incorporated into area of responsibility and, in consultation with site management, HSE and Commissioning team, that HSE hazards are eliminated or mitigated to the extent practicable.
  • Ensure that adequate precautions are taken to provide safety from the system whilst construction / commissioning work is carried out.
  • Oversee installation of the HV switching equipment (400kV) and LV switching equipment.
  • Oversee the energisation of the equipment.
  • Responsible for switching operations on the HV and LV switch gear and boards supplied by Contractor and Contractors.
  • Lead the log-out / Tag-out office and coordinate all permit to safe work on the installation.
  • Liaise with the District Network Operator (DNO) and Independent Connection Party (ICP) on all aspects of connections and switching on the network.
  • Participate in site meetings and work closely with Commissioning to ensure full understanding of the testing program.


Location, remuneration and timeframe of the Senior Authorised Person positions:

  • Suffolk & Bedfordshire
  • £500.00 to £600.00 Per Day
  • 12 Months
  • Outside IR35 

To apply for this Senior Authorised Person opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02392222966 to speak to Greg Storey who can tell you more. You can also connect with Greg on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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