Authorised Person

Rate: £250 a day

Industry: Rail

Job Type: Contract

Location: London

Reference: 28872mk

Expiration date: 27 March 2018

Previous rail experience is required for this role.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Carry out duties as a HV Authorised Person
  • Prepare, Issue and Cancel Safety Documents
  • Carry out switching, isolations and earthing
  • Prepare switching schedules
  • Carry out periodic inspections oh HV Substations to ensure compliance
  • Assist in Maintenance and installation of Electrical Systems
  • Complete training as required by ATC to achieve AP status
  • Implement the relevant requirements of the ATC JV Safety, Quality, Environmental and Operational within the areas of responsibility.
  • Conduct recorded weekly Safety Tours of the Works ensuring compliance with ATC procedures, policies and safety rules
  • Supervise works where necessary
  • Be available to part of a call out rota
  • Ad hoc duties as and when required by the TOM Manager.

Knowledge / Experience:

  • Past experience of Projects.
  • Electrical installation experience
  • Electrical Testing and Commissioning experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Electrical Technical qualification
  • SSSTS Trained


  • UK Safety qualification (IOSH, NEBOSH, SMSTS)
  • PTS Card
  • City & Guilds 2391 or equivalent
  • Authorised Person Trained