Senior Electrical Engineer

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Appoint Group
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Main Purpose of the Job

Reporting to the M&E Director you will join an established team of Mechanical, Electrical and Process Engineers. As the Senior Electrical Engineer you will be expected to lead multidisciplinary design schemes, assist with delivery of projects within the Water and Waste sectors as well as assist the project teams to complete scopes of work within the agreed timeframe

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Act in the capacity of Lead Electrical Engineer on both single and multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Design power systems (mainly low voltage), automation and instrumentation systems.
  • Undertake site surveys of existing electrical infrastructure and produce technical feasibility reports
  • Produce electrical calculations, electrical schedules, specifications, Single Line Diagrams and system architecture.
  • Undertake checks and reviews of electrical designs prepared by others.
  • Produce User Requirement Specifications/Control Philosophies and P&I Diagrams
  • Produce electrical calculations, electrical schedules, specifications, Single Line Diagrams and system architecture.
  • Effectively manage project stakeholders (clients, contractors and other design disciplines etc).

· Implement the project requirements to fully meet the client specification in accordance with relevant standards.

· Develop and maintain excellent relationships with the other Pell Frischmann discipline leads on projects.

Essential Experience

  • A minimum of 5-7 years' experience in relevant discipline.
  • Experience of outline and detailed electrical design aspects of Water and Waste Sector.
  • A good understanding and experience in using all of the relevant standards, Codes of Practice and Health and Safety Legislation relevant to the Water and Waste sector.
  • Experience in using current design methods.
  • Experience in low voltage design.
  • Be a proactive team player with excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).

Preferred Experience

  • Experience of ATEX/DSEAR.
  • Experience of Variable Speed Drives, electric motors and power switchgear.
  • Working as part of a co-located team within a Client office.
  • Experience of MCC, PLC/SCADA and instrumentation specification and design.

Essential Qualifications

  • BSc or BEng in Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience (HNC/HND).
  • Chartered Electrical Engineer: CEng (or working towards membership).
  • Member of the IET (or working towards membership).

Preferred Qualifications

  • CAD/BIM applications
  • Amtech electrical software.