Electrical Design Engineer

Posted 03 August 2023
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
Sectors Building Services
Contact NameAntonio Gonnella

Job description

An excellent job opportunity for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer to work for a family-owned engineering and services business, delivering outstanding projects throughout the built environment across the UK. An established business that was founded over 60 years ago. This business is forward thinking and is passionate about innovation, always seeking different methods to impact the industry.

Reporting to the Project Manager you will be key to ensuring that defined projects are engineered to specification and delivered in line with planned costs. Working with the Project Manager or Senior Project Manager to ensure that any re-engineering/variations to initially agreed plans are managed in accordance with company processes.

What will you be doing?

  • Develop installation drawings and implement best practice techniques to ensure effective delivery of the project. 
  • Identify labour and material requirements to ensure cost effective use of the same and regularly review requirements making the appropriate recommendations to amend the programme to maximise productivity whilst minimising costs. 
  • Ensuring design, installation meets internal and client specifications and statutory requirements.
  • Provide leadership for the delivery team in line with the company procedures and values, working to maximise and develop the potential of the team and individuals within.
  • Provide input in the preparation of the project cost plan, budgets and enhanced margin based on the contract parameters and objectives to enable the maximisation of profits.
  • Maintaining positive relationships with the project client through relationships and effective delivery with a view to optimising future opportunities and profitability.
What do they expect from you? 
  • Building Services Degree or equivalent. 
  • 3 years experience within a Senior Project Engineer role within the MEP industry with exposure to large scale projects.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be enthusiastic and hard-working.
  • A high regard for all elements of health, safety, and wellbeing.
  • Ability to build good working relationships with colleagues and clients.
  • Ability to use Microsoft

What do you get in return?

  • Be part of a company where you are supported to grow and develop
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • 25 days’ holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday buying scheme
  • Additional holidays for time served
  • Cycle to work and car schemes
  • Private healthcare
  • Pension
  • Life insurance
  • Employee benefits, discounts and assistance programs