Design Engineer

Job Title: Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £19000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00019792
Contact Name: Luke Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Design Engineer - Power Distribution

Location: Leicester

Our client is a leading ICP in the power industry. They are recruiting for a Design Engineer to Engineering support to customer enquiries and orders to the business.


  • Effective planning to meet overall company objectives.
  • Ensuring the design work is in accordance with Customer and Business requirements.
  • Ensure procurement activities meet procurement processes.
  • Ensure effective management of internal asset value documentation.
  • May develop the authority to design approve subject to suitable competency sign-off.
  • May develop the authority to approve estimates and standard T's and C's Contracts subject to suitable competency sign-off.
  • Supports on DNO/IDNO and key Customer Interfaces.
  • Knowledgeable of current technical specifications such as G81, ENA ER standards, etc.
  • Ability to recognise gaps in competencies, be it technical or soft skills.
  • Represents Company at external meetings.
  • Fulfilling the role as designer as well as taking responsibility for all assigned resources acting with the delegated authority of the Senior Design Engineer.
  • Promotion of zero harm culture.
  • Adherence to all HSEQ compliance issues through the development of project pack and supporting the project Health and Safety Plan.

Skills and Experience

  • Organisational and Time Management
  • Ability to compile professional correspondence
  • Relationship management - Managing customer expectations
  • Team working
  • Effective Project Management skills
  • Desire to succeed
  • Desire to extend technical specialism to aid the Business


  • Degree or equivalent qualification, lesser qualification with experience
  • Good and relevant Technical knowledge through experience, training and or education
  • Training shall be provided to work towards an industry recognised project management qualification
  • Further training in technical aspects relevant to the effective delivery of projects and management of customers