Senior Electrical Engineer

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Up to £53,000 + Excellent benefits package on offer.
08 Apr 2019
08 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Role overview

We are currently looking for an Electrical Design Engineer with power generation systems / electrical distribution background, to join our clients Building Services team at their Leicestershire office.

Our client is a leading independent, multi-professional consultancy practice working within the property, infrastructure and construction industry. The firm employs 500+ people and has operated for over 150 years within the UK property market.

You will be working on a wide variety of construction projects in the UK (mostly public sector), with main duties including:

  • Deliver exceptional technical and commercial solutions
  • Project and contract management
  • Prepare technical reports, specifications, contract documents etc
  • Design team management
  • Carry out building analysis and provide system design calculations
  • Liaise directly with Clients and Contractors
  • Supervise junior staff on a day to day basis


Our team is about 40-strong, consisting of mechanical and electrical engineers, as well CAD/Revit Technicians. The Building Services Engineering division works closely with our other disciplines (Architects, Surveyors, Project Managers, Civil/Structural Engineers), therefore you will benefit from and support the skills/expertise across the Practice.

About you

Key skills and experience we’d like you to have:

  • Chartered member of IET or CIBSE – highly desirable
  • Design consultant or contractor background
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of electrical distribution systems at 11k and 415 volts, standby generator and UPS installations, DNO interfacing etc.
  • Experience of industrial electrical engineering in the process sector – desirable
  • Experience of general electrical building engineering services
  • Experienced user of Amtech design software including Protect HV and PowerNet modules


Remuneration / benefits

We value and promote a positive work-life balance and encourage every member of our team to get involved with charity, sports, community and company events. Providing a balanced, enjoyable career is really important to us, and we work hard to make sure everyone feels a valued part of our organisation.

You will receive a competitive salary that will match your skills and experience, as well as the following benefits:

  • Stakeholder pension
  • Life assurance
  • Private healthcare (BUPA)
  • 26 days’ annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Season ticket loan or car loan
  • Cycle to work scheme

The candidate will require a minimum of 1 years experience working in the UK.

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