Senior Electrical Engineer

Amey plc
London (Greater)
01 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
What is the purpose of this role?

To develop and maintain a street lighting policy and develop a master plan and strategy to ensure that the service is delivered in accordance with that policy.

What will this role involve?

•Provide regular progress reports on street lighting related matters both internally and externally through both reports and presentations
•Assist in the scope and preparation of tender documents
•Carry out gap analysis to identify any gaps in the training and competencies of the street lighting client team and contractors
•Ensure that the street lighting inventory is collected accurately and in accordance with good industry practice
•Advise on lighting design standards and codes of practice
•Undertake site surveys
•Prepare lighting impact assessment reports, conceptual designs and feasibility studies
•Prepare estimates, specifications and contract documents
•Ensure continuous awareness of client requirements and potential changes to projects and advise the Project Manager in regards to change control and implications
•Liaise with customers, professional organisations, contractors, sub-consultants and other design teams on design, cost and project programme requirements
•Ensure compliance with Health, Quality, Safety and Environmental procedures in accordance with the Amey Management Systems
•Work to Amey Values
•The post holder will attend all training deemed appropriate
•Any other tasks deemed necessary commensurate with the grade

What are we looking for?

•HNC, HND or Degree in Electrical Engineering
•Member of the Institution of Lighting Professionals
•Charted Engineer or Incorporated Engineer working towards CE status
•ILP Lighting Diploma
•Full UK driving licence
•Conversant with lighting design software i.e. Lighting Reality and KeyLIGHTS
•Knowledge of AutoCad applications
•Good level of computer literacy in Microsoft Office
•Ability to produce reports and liaise effectively with clients
•Extensive knowledge of the operation and maintenance of large street lighting networks
•Extensive knowledge of street lighting products and services in particular the deployment of LED lighting and Central management systems
•A knowledge of street lighting asset management systems and their applications
•Experience in the management of street lighting contracts
•Comprehensive knowledge of British Standards relating to UK Street Lighting
•Application and promotion of energy reduction techniques
•Experience in production of Highway lighting designs in accordance with BS5489
•Experience in the production of cable network designs in accordance with BS7671
•Experience in the delivery of night time light measurements to ensure scheme compliance
•Experience of Local Government and HA design standards
•Experience implementing QA standards
•Must be conversant with relevant environmental legislation
•Self-motivated and pro-active in terms of delivering solutions
•Excellent communication skills (verbal/written) and be able to manage stakeholders at all levels
•Good all round project management knowledge
•Environmental awareness Tool Box Talk
•IOSH working safely
•A professional attitude to work, resourceful and capable of working independently and as part of a team

About Amey

Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ.
We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees.
Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year. Amey is an equal opportunities employer

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