Head Office, 17-27 Queen's Square
17-27 Queen's Square
North Yorkshire



Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 2nd July 2021

The Company

PD Ports is a leading UK ports business offering end-to-end supply chain solutions, employing over 1,300 people in the UK. With headquarters based in the North East of England, PD Ports owns and operates the UK’s third largest port by volume.

The Role

This a great opportunity for a candidate with a strong electrical engineering background, who is self-motivated, team orientated and forward thinking to work as part of the engineering management team. Based primarily at Teesport, Middlesbrough with a requirement to support other facilities within the PD Ports Group. Ensuring compliance with safety standards and relevant electrical engineering codes of practice.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Creation of scheme documentation and drawings
  • Preparation of technical specifications
  • Carry out competitive tenders in line with the company procurement process
  • Contract award and management including site supervision and site meetings
  • Collation of as-built information and H&S files
  • Design of LV small power distribution
  • Design of lighting systems both general and emergency
  • Survey and condition reporting on existing electrical infrastructure
  • Carry out CAPEX estimation as part of the company 5 year financial planning forecast


  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity to build a career within a long established company
    • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
    • Sick pay scheme
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Employee Assistance Program for personnel support (health, finance, etc.)
    • On-going training to help develop individual skills
  • Company pension scheme (up to 6% company contribution)


Essential skills and qualifications include:

  • Degree qualified or equivalent experience in electrical engineering
  • Driving Licence and own transport
  • A proven record of accomplishment in solving electrical engineering problems
  • Able to manage multiple projects at once ensuring they are delivered on time and in budget

In addition the following would be advantageous:

  • AutoCAD experience
  • Working knowledge of CDM
  • The ability to carry out manual cable calculations as well as software design
  • 18th Edition IET Wiring regulations
  • Knowledge of working with HV equipment up to 11Kv

Selection Process

If you are interested in joining the team at this exciting time, please submit a detailed C.V. outlining your relevant skills & experience to:

PD Ports

Group HR Department

17-27 Queen’s Square


TS2 1AH                    

Or via e-mail: hr.admin@pdports.co.uk


Award Winning

PD Ports awarded Gold Status from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for its commitment to health and safety excellence for the third consecutive year.

PD Ports - RoSPA Award Winner 2023