Senior/ Principal Electrical Design Engineer


  • £45000 - £55000 per annum
  • Posted: 11/11/2016
  • Manchester
  • Job Ref: 89100
  • Permanent

Job Details

An established and award winning building services consultancy is now recruiting for a senior or principal electrical engineer to join its office in Manchester due to an increase in their workloads.

Established over 50 years ago, the consultancy is now at the forefront of building services and low energy engineering within the built environment. Being one of the leading brands within the building services industry, they offer a full range of design services specialising in mechanical, electrical and public health (MEP) engineering. Due to their reputation they have a fantastic portfolio of projects and have worked on some of the UK’s most iconic and landmark building.

As a senior electrical engineer/ principal electrical engineer you will be responsible for supporting and delivering designs for a range of project types and sizes.

You will be client facing, technically well rounded and able to offer the benefit of your experience to more junior Electrical Engineers within the team. You will be responsible for managing a team of 2-3 Engineers within a larger team structure led by an Associate.

Responsible for meeting with clients, developing and producing reports, specifications and guidance or overseeing testing and commissioning activities, we work closely as a team to ensure we achieve the best results.

You will have a Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent qualification and relevant experience, be working towards chartership or chartered. You should have excellent technical knowledge in your primary discipline and a thorough understanding of Building Services Engineering and interdisciplinary design through all stages of the design process.

With previous consultancy experience, you will appreciate the importance of complementary specialisms such as acoustics, fire engineering and computer modelling in the design of buildings and be adept at analysing and interpreting their impact on your work.

You will be self-motivated and confident with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, have a proven track record of exercising commercial judgement together with practical knowledge to deliver positive outcomes, you will be collaborative both externally in design teams and internally with peers, and you will be ambitious and energetic, capable of getting the best out of your team.

This senior electrical design engineer / principal electrical design engineer vacancy will offer a basic salary of between £40k and £55k depending on skills and experience.

Please contact James Bramfitt at RGB Network should you wish to apply to this vacancy.

Ref: 89100