Senior Electrical Engineer

Scotland, Edinburgh
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
17 May 2018
16 Jun 2018
Alasdair Reid
Specialist area
Electrical engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Electrical Engineer

Our long established client is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to join their Edinburgh Office. Their increasing workload from a range of high profile local, national and international projects has led to the need to expand Mechanical and Electrical engineering design and consultancy team.

They are therefore looking to recruit an experienced Electrical Engineer to deliver design and consultancy services to existing and new clients based in the Edinburgh office. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a highly skilled and experienced team. You will have experience in outdoor lighting standards / codes and practices covering external / area lighting and street lighting designs, including power supplies and controls and their interface with electronic security systems. The role will have significant responsibility and requires extensive communication and coordination with the project design team as well as clients, vendors, contractors and the local authority. You will be involved in all phases of the projects from feasibility studies, concept designs and throughout all stages of the project development.

This is an exciting opportunity to work within a highly skilled and experienced team, with the added benefit of professional development exposure and support on undertaking continuous professional development training courses and schemes. Flexibility, dynamism and the willingness to assist with the development of junior staff in a growing team are some of the key qualities which will be required to ensure the M&E group continues to thrive. The ideal candidate will have experience in inspection, specification and design of heavy electrical equipment.

Further skills required include -

  • Knowledge and practical experience of:
    • Electrical design and applications
    • Lighting design and applications
    • Lighting surveys and reporting
    • LV electrical installations (primarily BS7671)
    • Current BS and IEC standards
    • Application of key EU and UK legislation
    • Experience of AutoCAD
  • Knowledge and practical experience of one or more of the following design tools:
    • Calculux
    • DIAlux
    • RELUX
    • AMTECH

The position will offer the opportunity to benefit from a very competitive salary and benefits package. If you would like to know more about this and the role itself then please call Alasdair Reid on 0141 212 3661.

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