Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Amida Ltd
£37 - £40.00 per hour
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Senior Electrical Design Engineer who is looking for a challenging new opportunity, and are based in close proximity to London, looking for Contract work paying £37 - £40 per hour?

Our client is one of the leading global building services consultancies. They work on some of the most iconic projects both in the UK and globally and they are currently searching for a Contract Senior Electrical Design Engineer to join their design team on a long term contract. This is a role for someone adaptable, hard working, and ready to work on a diverse portfolio of projects across sectors such as Data Centre, Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences and Mission Critical Projects

The successful Contract Electrical Design Engineer will be having the same responsibilities as a permanent Senior Electrical Design Engineer as well as the same accountabilities. The main duties will be the following

Main Duties

* The design of Electrical services on Data Centre Centre and Life science projects
* Prepare outline scheme report / technical content of the design information.
* Input to pre-qualification and selection of contractors respond to tender queries, comment and review tender returns.
* Prepare specifications, schedules, conceptual designs and detailed drawings and any other contract documents developed through the RIBA stages.
* Be competent with Electrical design software calculations such as Dialux, Amtech or Relux as well as AutoCAD and Revit
* Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants for the design to proceed.
* Mentoring the development of Junior and Graduate Electrical Design Engineers.

Key Skills & Experience

* Degree qualified Senior Electrical Design Engineer with around 6 - 8 years UK experience especially with a top tier design consultancy
* Must be able to demonstrate experience of seeing conceptual designs through to completion and dealing directly with clients.
* Must have had exposure on working on mission critical projects, Banking, Data Centre or Life sciences projects.
* Must have excellent design software knowledge such as Dialux, or similar design software.
* Be an effective communicator written and verbal as this is a very client facing role
* Awareness of and an interest in environmental / sustainability design issues.
* The successful candidate will have reached Chartership or working towards chartered status, and have proven design experience, delivering to quality, time and budget.

Long term contract roles like this one don't come up very often, so it shouldn't be overlooked. If you have over six years experience working for a consultancy in London, you have a desire to move into mission critical projects, and you want the opportunity to have your say - this is it.