Senior/Principal Electrical and ICA Engineer

Ref No. BHN528884
Salary £40,000 - £60,000/annum
Location Surrey, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open


My Client is recruiting for a Senior/Principal Electrical and ICA Engineer in the Water Sector


Water Sector Experience

The Job

My Client is recruiting for a Senior/Principal Electrical and ICA Engineer in the Water Sector

Working on Projects in the Water Sector the EICA projects carried out involve some of the following discipline items, including:

  • LV (and HV) power systems, motor control centres, process instrumentation, process automation and state of the art control systems
  • Electrical systems modelling
  • DSEAR/ATEX and functional safety
  • Using intelligent P&IDs, 3D designs, plant visualization and virtual reality techniques
  • Power systems analysis software
  • Using our own suite of intelligent design schedules and MCC design tool.

Responsibilities (will vary depending on project and client)

  • Asset surveys and assessments, using cutting-edge technologies and techniques as appropriate
  • Feasibility, outline and detailed electrical and ICA design work (transformers, generators, LVSB, MCC, instrumentation, PLC, SCADA, telemetry etc.) including equipment and system specifications, design schedules, drawings: SLDs, BCDs, earthing, systems architecture diagrams, user requirement specifications (URS/FDS), technical design risk assessments, P&IDs, cost and programme estimations
  • Technical report writing at all stages of the project lifecycle
  • Liaison with clients within the UK and worldwide.
  • Support and/or lead bids, fee proposals or offers of service; development of activity schedules/work plans
  • Delivering projects as a part of multidisciplinary, multi-location, multi-party teams
  • Preparing profile-raising material such as technical papers and presentations to conferences, staff and clients
  • Support technical and 'expert witness' investigations and appraisals
  • Supporting and technically developing less experienced colleagues
  • Contributing to new innovative ideas/ making suggestions for innovation
  • Opportunity to present your project work at company meetings or at conferences
  • Working with and developing new automated digital design tools

Experience and Qualifications:

NOTE: If you do not meet all the listed items but believe you are suitable for the role then you will still be considered.

  • Degree-qualified with an EICA bias; ideally a chartered Member of a recognised engineering institution.
  • You will be positive and enthusiastic, a confident communicator at all levels, and a team player.
  • You will have a keen interest in the water/wastewater industry and will ideally have already spent a proportion of your career in the water or a related similar industry that can be applied.
  • You will have a blend of leadership and technical expertise.
  • You will have experience of managing and mentor teams and/or individuals and/or projects, potentially split across disciplines and locations.
  • A developing external profile and reputation; a desire and willingness to raise the profile of oneself and the Company.
  • Willingness to contribute to and develop our technical knowledge networks.

Dan Atkinson
manages this role


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