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Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Reference: 1270
Location: North East
Sector: Engineering
Type: Permanent
Salary: £40-50k
Benefits: Car+Medical+Pension

The Job

The Company

We have an exciting opportunity to join our client who are one of the UK's largest and most diverse multidisciplinary consultancies in the design, management, infrastructure, real estate, civil engineering, environmental management and transport sectors. Are also the market leader in strategic public-private partnerships with local government clients.
Due to recent growth, they are seeking an experienced Electrical Design Engineer to work as part of a team providing professional engineering services to external and internal clients.

The Role

What you will do:

To undertake engineering services design and consultancy work on behalf of the client under the direction of the line manager or project leader.
To undertake calculations, production of drawings, specifications and reports, site surveys, client liaison, liaison with members of design/construction teams, project management, costing and any other relevant duty required to comply with the project brief.
To undertake an appropriate level of resource management responsibility and control by:
Ensuring an understanding of project briefs
Working to time allocations
Make steps to minimise expenses and non-chargeable costs
Ensuring support services are made available
Co-operating with other members of the team
Reviewing progress plus reporting any anomalies and scope of duty revisions to the line manager
Updating forward plan of workload regularly
To undertake an appropriate level of technical/quality management responsibility and control by:
Using up to date IT, technical methodology and information sources
Regularly reviewing computations, information and content of project
Ensuring all work is completed under the company quality assurance procedures
Reporting any problems/difficulties during project progression
Assisting in the maintenance/updating of relevant literature/information sources/contacts
Contributing to development of working practices to improve team efficiency particularly with reference to the use of IT.
To undertake an appropriate level of financial management responsibility and control by:
Ensuring projects are kept within time/cost limits as stated at briefing meetings
Completing time/expense sheets as required
To undertake an appropriate level of business development by:
Responding to clients within framework of commission
Assisting in development of new clients or opportunities for the company
Make positive contribution on how image and efficiency of company can be improved
Act as an ambassador for the company
To comply with company and local office procedures as stated in Employee Manual and Induction Pack

Qualifications & Experience

A relevant degree
Proven experience in the electrical design of building services
Relevant industry experience
Ideally consultancy experience