Senior Electrical Design Engineer
My client is seeking a fully experienced senior electrical engineer to be based in either our Bicester or London office. You will have the ability to run multiple concurrent medium-sized projects and undertake a client facing role in the development, design and co-ordination of engineering projects.
Your excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both with colleagues and clients, and experience working on a range of sector projects with leading client organisations, and contractors will equip you to take a future pro-active role in forging client relationships of our sector portfolio.
You will possess good commercial awareness, in addition to having robust technical knowledge relevant to building services design, The position will ideally suit someone who is currently working in a similar role who is prepared to work ‘hands on’.
The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Engineer or working towards, educated to degree level in Building Services Engineering or equivalent with a minimum of five years industry experience.
Develops and specifies applications of controls, instruments, and operating systems for all building engineering services purposes
Surveys tests and reports on existing electrical installations
Specifies activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing confirm to functional specifications and customer requirements
Day to day decision making on project progress and direct liaison with and provides advice to client
Represents Company at technical meetings with customers, professional teams and contractors teams
Carries out engineering calculations to ensure drawings meet required robust industry and legal standards
Responsible for technical content and accuracy of Trainee, Graduates and Engineers
Validation and checking of designs and specifications
Carrying out technical review of contractor’s technical submissions, working drawings and samples.
Ability to carry out problem solving on site
Carry out QA/QC inspections on site and produce associated reports
Attend witness testing activities on site and produce associates reports
You will need to possess the following professional and technical expertise:
BEng, MSc or have sufficient experience
MCIBSE /MIET or HNC/HND with appropriate experience or equivalent
Chartered or working towards
Competent in specification design/drawing for several building types within the following key sectors: Logistics Centres, Retail, IT, Residential, Commercial, Pharmaceutical and Education
Previous experience working for an MEP contractor would be advantageous
Good site based experience with a practical background preferred
Sound knowledge of CDM Regulations and production of Designers Risk Assessments
Good knowledge of key Health and Safety issues and legislation
Knowledge of MS Office applications – word, excel, etc.
Knowledge of REVIT and ability to mark up drawings using Bluebeam software or equivalent PDF editor.
Ability to use IT based calculation and spreadsheet software
Good understanding of British Standards
Ability to prioritise own workload whilst working on multiple concurrent projects
Ability to work to tight deadlines
Ability to travel internationally
Act in an ethical manner and follows the principles of the Ethics Charter and Ethics in Practice Guidelines
Salary commensurate with experience.
My client offers a comprehensive benefits package and are an equal opportunities employer.