Electrical Engineer

Job Reference: AH290
Salary details: £45,000+
Location: Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Electrical Building Services , Buildings
Posted date: 21st Jul 2021
Expires: 10th Dec 2021

Electrical Engineer
Location – Birmingham
Salary – £45,000+

You will be accountable for providing the electrical engineering services delivery and execution on a variety of complex, multi-disciplined projects.
A rewarding opportunity to not only focus on technical design and delivery but to work within a full life-cycle project delivery environment and team with exposure to a diverse portfolio of projects both in terms of complexity, size and value.

• Accountable for the electrical services design input including Lighting & Emergency lighting, Power Distribution, LV Panel, Fire Alarm, Earthing, Security, CCTV and Cable Containment design.
• Provide comprehensive scope of works, specifications, calculations and basis of design documentation for projects.
• Calculations & compilation of primary sources of engineering information including load flow analysis.
• Review submissions and installations for compliance with design intent and good engineering practice.
• Conduct site surveys (including dilapidation reports).
• Witness commissioning activities, trials and factory acceptance tests for compliance with design intent and good engineering practice.
• Liaise and coordinate with other disciplines within the UK offices, and other overseas offices.
• Attend Client/Contractor interface meetings as well participation in stakeholder meetings.
• Lead smaller projects as electrical lead engineer if required
• Conduct other reasonable duties as required.

• A Diploma or Bachelor Degree or equivalent in related subject (Electrical Engineering, Building Services Engineering) or equivalent craft/design work experience.
• Ideally a member of IET or CIBSE and working towards Chartered Engineer.
• Good working experience of design projects preferably within the industrial sectors (transferable skills will be considered), including Basis of Design through to Detailed Design. (RIBA stages)
• Knowledge and experience with related electrical engineering software packages (e.g. Amtech, Dialux, Revit). Ability to complete full cable calculation and selectivity switchgear studies and analysis.
• Lighting design experience (Dialux/Rialux).
• Ability to design within a 3D Revit software platform environment and coordinate electrical services with other engineering and architectural disciplines
• Knowledge and experienced with load-flow analysis and load lists.
• Experience with undertaking LV switchgear discrimination studies.
• Display strong numerical, mathematical skills with the ability to analyse data and work.
• Ability to play a positive role in a multi-disciplined team and to seek to improve existing ways of working, by finding efficiencies in processes.
• Possess a professional approach and demeanour with a strong ethical approach to safety, quality, environmental protection and business.
• Organised and time management skills – ability to meet project deadlines.
• Demonstrate a creative approach to problem solving.
• Excellent communication skills and demonstrable ability to communicate effectively with clients and peers at all levels and being able to use communication and collaboration software platforms while working remotely.
• Display quality and ‘right first time’ approach to design.

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