Electrical Engineer

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
c.£42,000 to £45,900 p.a. + excellent benefits
Posted
06 Jun 2017
Closes
02 Jul 2017
Ref
MIH12385
Function
Consultant, Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Estates and Facilities (Engineering and Maintenance), the Electrical Engineer will take lead responsibility for advising the University on all aspects of electrical engineering in relation to capital projects, refurbishments and maintenance.  


With around 24,000 students from 80 countries, Birmingham City University is a large, diverse and increasingly popular place to study. We put students at the heart of everything we do, giving them the best opportunities for future success. The University has an enviable reputation for providing quality, student-focused education in a professional and friendly environment. 

BCU is investing £260m million in its estate, including a major expansion of the City Centre campus at Eastside, providing students with an enviable range of facilities.    The complete University Guide ranked BCU as a top 30 UK university for spending on facilities in 2015.

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Estates and Facilities (Engineering and Maintenance), the Electrical Engineer will take lead responsibility for advising the University on all aspects of electrical engineering in relation to capital projects, refurbishments and maintenance.  The postholder will be the senior person leading on electrical design and projects from inception to completion and will be responsible for the management of electrical infrastructure across the estate portfolio.

The successful candidate will have proven experience of leading on electrical engineering management across a complex, multi-building estate portfolio.  You will possess a relevant technical background and knowledge in an electrical engineering related discipline, thus giving the capability to lead the team and contractors confidently on technical issues.  We are seeking a professional with broad electrical engineering and estates management skills, with knowledge and experience of design, maintenance and compliance of electrical building services infrastructure.

For a confidential discussion and/or a full job description, please contact our retained advisors Michael Hewlett or Sian Gardiner.   Applications should consist of a CV and supporting statement and should be sent to.

The competitive benefits package includes 40 days annual leave (including bank holidays), Local Government Pension Scheme,  Access to Sports Facilities

The Management Recruitment Group (MRG) has been exclusively retained for this campaign. All direct and third party applications will be forwarded to them.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd July 2017