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Princiapal Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £50k - 60k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

Principal Electrical Design Engineer

Are you looking to develop your career in electrical design? A company with an established track record and many awards/accolades to their name are looking to add to their team in Leeds.

Our client have a welcoming and diverse team working on some of the most prestigious and innovative projects across the UK and around the world.

You will be expected to run design projects including lighting, security, HVAC, small power systems in high-profile commercial developments.

·Competitive salary circa £45,000 - £55,000
·Company car or allowance
·26 days holiday rising to 31 days
·Flexible working arrangements
·Personal development plan and mentorship from a senior engineer
·Payment of professional membership bodies such as CIBSE
·Free onsite parking

Main Responsibilities / Duties:
·Communicate with clients, advising on suitable technical solutions to client’s requirements, fees and timescales etc.
·Undertake site visits i.e. surveys and prepare reports
·Liaise with Architects, Structural Engineers, and Contractors
·Monitor design progress in accordance with the programme/deadline
·Check QA on design/project work to ensure compliance
·Share your knowledge and technical ability and advise accordingly to help progress the less experienced team members
·Produce design sketches
·Develop the design through all stages of the project – from planning to completion
·Produce specifications, schematics, calculations and drawings etc.

Required skills/ experience:
·Relevant Qualifications i.e. ONC/HNC/Degree in Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering
·Ability to use technical packages i.e. CAD, Dialux/Relux & Amtech
·Able to run design projects from enquiry through to handover
·Excellent communication skills, dealing with other employees and external clients.
·Ability to understand/produce detailed technical drawings.
·Confident and proactive approach