Senior Electrical Engineer

Beeby Anderson Recruitment
Chelmsford, Essex, England
£50000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Closing date
2 Sep 2022

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Specialist area
Building services (general), Electrical engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

A newly formed consultancy seeking an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to join their new office, in Chelmsford. This newly appointed role will require you to hit the ground running and oversee an array of professional projects across multiple sectors.

They pride themselves on putting sustainability to the forefront of their projects as well as creating cohesive relationships with their clients to be able to provide a cost-effective and professional experience, to enhance the reputation of the company for delivering Building Services Excellence.

The successful Senior Engineer should be confident in their ability and have the drive to always work up to their highest standards. You will be technically able with regard to Electrical system designs within a variety of building types. You will have strong communication skills to ensure the project's completion from start to finish with strong working knowledge of industry-specific software.

Why this role is different?

  • This role has a great opportunity to become a partner within the company.
  • Opportunity to lead, develop, design, implement, and oversee all elements of projects
  • Sustainability led, a true believer in innovative cutting-edge engineering design the consultancy has become specialists in delivering projects across the residential, commercial, mixed-use, Education, retail, and hotel industries.
  • They value their employees and support each and every staff member with career progression with generous pay, flexible working, and benefits from day one.
  • Candidates who are driven, and eager to progress and develop their career will reap the rewards, within a company that is extremely ambitus and growing fast.

The role will involve:

  • Carry-out project/team-specific activities as defined from time to time by Directors.
  • Manage projects to achieve client satisfaction and profitability targets
  • Work within a team environment and be able to instruct technicians and support staff in their work as it relates to the projects under the Senior Engineer's control.
  • Control own activities to meet deadlines.
  • Advise other members of the construction team professionals on their own activities related to building services.
  • Understand and be able to deliver net zero carbon and energy designs.
  • Undertake a survey of a building, preparation of a report on the mechanical/electrical aspects of the building, including capability and compliance with Codes of Practice and Regulations, and energy evaluation.
  • Be computer literate and able to assist in the preparation of drawings on CAD and the ability to translate requirements to CAD technicians.
  • Design and detail straightforward engineering systems
  • Illustrate concepts and prepare written reports
  • Prepare detailed design drawings in sketch form suitable for presenting concepts to clients and other design professionals.
  • Adequately communicate their thoughts and ideas to other staff, professionals, and clients in verbal and written form.
  • Prepare complete packages of tender information.
  • Monitor and report on the quality and progress of work on site.
  • Prepare budget costs and produce designs to meet the agreed budget.
  • Act professionally with all parties on client work to develop the company's reputation.
  • Achieve continued professional development in areas relevant to the achievement of personal objectives and as a contribution to those of the company.
  • Contribute to the development of the company so as to enhance its reputation.
  • Identify new work opportunities with clients and other professionals' outputs.
  • Total client satisfaction with service delivered.
  • Timely delivery of work to Company quality and profit requirements.
  • Technical review reports prior to internal review.
  • Expand work-related knowledge.
  • Study to meet CPD objectives.

Key Skills/requirements:

  • Effective team member i.e. works well with others.
  • Technically competent.
  • Construction process-aware.
  • Good communicator.
  • Ideally an Electrical Engineering Degree or Building Service Degree.
  • A minimum of 5/8 years' experience.
  • Capable in the technical design of electrical systems.
  • Experience designing using industry-specific software Microsoft Office, Amtech, Dialux/Relux.
  • Chartered Engineer and MCIBSE or MIET (Or currently working towards Chartership)

What You'll Get In Return

Flexible working options are available, and you will manage your own diary in many ways. You will receive a competitive salary with benefits including a pension. Other benefits include fantastic training and development, a great working environment, and technically working on a varied portfolio.

  • Salary reviewed annually.
  • Performance bonus.
  • Working flexibility.
  • Unique working environment.
  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays); 37.5hr working week; Pension, Professional membership subscription; Assistance with Professional Registration and other benefits.
  • On-site gym facilities


If you are looking for your next Building Services job, or you are looking to hire a Building Services Engineer, you are in the right place. 
Beeby Anderson Recruitment is an independent agency that specialises in temporary and permanent Building Services recruitment in the UK and Internationally. 

By operating solely in this niche market, you can be assured that 100% of our time is devoted to developing our unrivalled knowledge of the Building Services jobs market, and to ensuring that we provide our clients and candidates with a consistently high quality tailored service. 

Here at Beeby Anderson Recruitment we understand that our reputation is based on our customers experiences so we strive to provide you with the best possible service. Our consultants will always go the extra mile to ensure we are building and maintaining strong partnerships based on honesty, integrity, and mutual respect. 

For our candidates, we provide a complete comprehensive approach to managing your job search and for our clients; we target the best people, and attract them into your business. We are determined to bring together the best Building Services engineers with the leading building services organisations, in the UK and internationally.

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On this site we list Mechanical Building Services Engineer jobs, Electrical Building Services Engineer jobs, Sustainability jobs, Public Health jobs, CAD jobs and more. There are roles at different levels from graduate trainee engineers to director level. We are constantly registering permanent and temporary contracts based in locations throughout the UK in London, Birmingham, Manchester, and worldwide in the Middle East, Asia, Australia, and beyond. 

We can find your next contract Mechanical Building Services Engineer job in London, or source multiple Electrical Building Services Engineers for your organisation in New Zealand. We thrive on filling those difficult to source positions. 

You can browse a selection of available building services engineer jobs and apply for those that interest you or register your requirements or vacancies with us so that we are able to notify you of suitable positions and engineers that we register in future. 

Browse our website to find out more about us, and contact us today or 0203 176 266 

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