Intermediate Electrical Engineer - Building Services

Job Title: Intermediate Electrical Engineer - Building Services
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH23542_1493133292
Contact Name: Lloyd Murphy
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Job Published: almost 4 years ago

As a key member of the Electrical services design team, you will play an integral role in the development of an industry leading team within this internationally renowned engineering consultancy.

  • Design and specify all aspects of Electrical building services in accordance with current guidelines, standards and regulations
  • Maintain a knowledge of current issues related to general construction and specifically Electrical building services guidelines, standards and regulations
  • Contribute to the design planning, resourcing and fee planning of specific project teams
  • Contribute to the development of the mechanical services department as required
  • Lead the delivery of Electrical services scope of work across multiple projects, as part of a multi discipline design team.
  • Carry out any or all stages of Electrical design from concept to completion as required by the project.
  • Lead the preparation of enquiries for potential major projects.
  • Lead a multi-disciplinary design team where required.
  • Report on project performance to Principal Engineer.
  • Actively contribute to the development of the department.
  • Carry out technical design reviews / critiques of projects in progress
  • Support the design planning, resourcing and fee planning of specific project teams
  • Participate in effective presentations to external organisations, customers and peer groups
  • Contribute to bids by providing specialist knowledge and project history
  • Prepare for internal design reviews
  • Undertake all actions identified in design review
  • Undertake design for a wide range of project types and sizes
  • Take a flexible approach to the delivery of design solutions
  • Assist in the training and development of the design team and provide support in their professional development
  • Provide feedback on the performance of the department from a technical and operational perspective
  • Develop relationships with, and drive the use of, preferred suppliers
  • Gather competitor intelligence and monitor market activity
  • Manage resources to ensure fee control and programme delivery
  • Produce project cost of further works and resource plans
  • Contribute to departmental development when requested to do so
  • Participate in knowledge sharing across team and locations

Suitable Candidates:

  • Member of a Professional Institution
  • Incorporated/Chartered Electrical Services Engineer, or equivalent
  • Proven track record of project delivery, together with notable projects across a variety of sectors , major local developments and multi disciplinary work
  • Strong demonstrable communication and interpersonal skills, particularly the ability to influence and negotiate both internally and externally with an open and inclusive style
  • Fully conversant with technical and legislation requirements for Electrical services equipment and installation design and management
  • Ability to demonstrate a proven track record of delivering design studies and working systems
  • Demonstrate the technical capability and communication skills to support a project definition
  • Experienced in managing external design and vendors organisations
  • Ability to understand and approve technical calculations performed by junior engineering staff
  • Have a good appreciation of business to ensure commercial requirement to ensure gross margin targets are achieved
  • Competent writer of letters, quotations, proposals, presentations and reports
  • Experience of low carbon engineering, preferably a CIBSE LCC or energy assessor
  • Experience of designing to achieve BREEAM ratings

We look forward to receiving your application.