Principal Electrical Design Engineer

£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + market leading benefits
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Aadil Cockar
Contract Type
Full Time

Leading Consultancy require a Principal Electrical Design Engineer to work from their Kent office

Now celebrating their 50th anniversary, my Client is a multidisciplinary engineering and environmental consultancy and corporate approved inspector. They provide services throughout the UK and internationally in:

  • Environment, Planning and Development,
  • Buildings and Infrastructure,
  • Compliance and
  • Sustainability

Their Building Services team offers a high quality M&E engineering consultancy service. Each project has a multidisciplinary, Director-led team with all the necessary in-house skills to resource a project from conception to completion. The team has a broad range of experience in projects as diverse as education, healthcare, industrial and commercial developments, historic sites and domestic developments from individual dwellings to large scale multi-occupancy buildings, all with low carbon solutions. Sue to an increase in workload in the education sector, there is an urgent requirement for an Electrical Design Engineer in their Kent office.

Their Electrical Services offered (but not limited to) include :

  • Lighting
  • HV and LV power
  • Standby and co-generation
  • Fire alarms
  • Un-interrupted power supplies
  • Intruder alarms
  • CCTV and security
  • Access control
  • Negotiation of contract energy supplies
  • Energy management systems
  • Control systems
  • Building management systems
  • Strategic planning advice and specifications
  • Site monitoring and commissioning
  • Audio teleconferencing
  • Microwave, radio and satellite
  • Fibre optic and cable distribution technology
  • Local and Wide Area Networks
  • IT network design
  • Voice and data processing systems
  • Call systems

To be considered for this role you must be fully conversant with current UK standard and practices and have knowledge of the design of low energy buildings. It is essential you are an AutoCAD user. You will have a proven UK M&E Consultancy background, coupled with stable employment, in a similar role. Proficient experience in the Residential sector is preferred but not essential.

The successful applicant will work directly with current partners becoming tasked with the management of technical projects and associated clients, ensuring assigned projects achieve client satisfaction and profitability. It is likely you will have gained around 7-12 years post qualifications experience. You will also possess excellent communication / presentation skills, commercial awareness and acumen You must be able to work in the UK without restriction.

Hays Building Services is the only Recruitment Consultancy to be the Official Recruitment Partner for the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).

Hays Building Services is a specialist in Building Services Recruitment and have a range of posts available. If you are seeking a career move but this position is not right for you please browse the other vacancies on our website.

We also welcome speculative applications.

For a private and confidential discussion please contact Aadil Cockar on 020 8464 6678 or email your CV

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