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Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: Water, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Jamie Farnsworth
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 07 December 2023
  • Job Ref: 405043JFA

Position: Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Location: Derby (Severn Trent Water Region)

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + Package

Start Date: As soon as possible

Anderselite are working with a Tier 1 Main Contractor on Severn Trent Water frameworks to recruit for Electrical Design Engineers to join our clients’ STW Design Division.


• For each project to which the Engineer is assigned, to arrive at a thorough understanding of the following documentation in order to fully define the electrical scope of works:
- Client Particular and General Specifications
- Handover documentation received from the Project Engineering Department
- Company Specifications
- Company Engineering Design Notes
• To design, in accordance with British Standards (or equivalents as necessary), Company Standards, the Specification and, where appropriate, the “handover documentation” the electrical engineering scope of works - always bearing in mind the requirements of, and the effects on, other engineering disciplines.
• To identify and properly document all variations to and deviations from the Handover Documentation/Specification.
• To comply with the Company Procedures and Work Instructions which form part of the company’s Quality Assurance System.
• To prepare, in conjunction with the CAD Operators as necessary, detailed drawings and specifications from the electrical engineering scope of works as defined by the Process and Instrumentation Diagrams and to be responsible for the checking thereof.
• To prepare requisitions for equipment, materials and services for submission to Purchasing, to assess the technical content of returned quotations, to check orders prepared by Purchasing for technical correctness, to respond to technical queries raised by vendors.
• To monitor sub-contractors engaged by the Company to provide control systems and to co-ordinate and attend acceptance tests at sub-contractors’ premises and at site.
• To carry out inspections and conduct ex-works tests of control panels, generators and other specialist electrical equipment, etc.
• If required, to monitor site electrical works ensuring they are conducted to specification, programme and budget.
• To undertake an active role in developing the Apprentices/Graduates and Assistant Electrical Engineers that are within the Electrical Engineering Department.

You will need:

• Practical demonstrable experience commensurate to the level of the role within the water/wastewater industry or other relevant sector
• HNC/D in electrical engineering or equivalent level qualification
• Degree or equivalent in an electrical biased discipline
• C&G 18th Edition Level 3 Award
• IT literate with an ability to use a wide range of IT packages including Microsoft Office

It would be desirable if you had:
• Membership of the IET, IEEE, CIWEM or similar professional institution
• Chartered Engineer, Incorporated Engineer, Eur Ing or similar status

For more information, please contact Jamie Farnsworth on 0113 242 0303