Electrical Project Engineer

SF Group
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Electrical Project Engineer

The successful candidate will have an engineering background and a ‘hands on, can do’ approach in related project experience from concept through to production both individually and as part of a team.

This role will include the opportunity for travel throughout the UK and Europe.

To be successful, you will have a strong electrical engineering background, with a very good knowledge of Controls, ideally Siemens. You will be electrically qualified (Pref min HNC) and have proven experience of electrical project engineering.

Product training and personal development training development will be available for the right candidate.


  • Work with the mechanical and electrical Project Manager to develop the technical aspects of the project plan and support Project Manager in changes to technical content when required
  • Revise project work plans with the Project Manager as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Heavily involved in site surveys, quotations, tendering and proposals
  • A working knowledge of BS7671
  • Manage day-to-day technical aspects of allocated projects
  • Ability to programme, interrogate and fault find popular PLCs
  • AutoCAD Electrical (2015)
  • Knowledge of control systems with the ability to programme, interrogate and fault find popular PLCs
  • Meet financial objectives by scheduling expenditures; analysing variances and initiating corrective actions
  • Work with Sales and Design to define scope and document questions
  • Provide technical input to project status reports to stakeholders; anticipate and react to change

Candidate requirements;

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • PLC control system experience is essential
  • Ideally an Electrical Degree Qualified or relevant industrial experience
  • Able to manage workload of multiple proposals simultaneously and prioritise
  • Able to work as part of a team and provide support to others as necessary
  • Amtech electrical installation software
  • Atex Regulations – Compex
  • Capable of controlling projects/work packages
  • Able to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently
  • Ability to travel UK
  • Valid Driving Licence

On offer to the successful candidate is the ability to work for a true market leader in their field, with a fantastic financial package, with a great opportunity to progress your career.

£25,000 - £35,000 Basic Salary + Pension + Health Plan + Very competitive package.