Electrical Design Engineer

Ref No. EMP464177
Salary £35,000 - £45,000/annum
Location Rickmansworth, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


My Client is recruiting for an Electrical Design Engineer in the Water Sector


Water Sector Experience

The Job

This role is for an Electrical Design Engineer with experience in the Water Sector, you will be responsible for the production and coordination of outline and detailed Design Deliverables together with tender stage design on combined Process / Mechanical / Electrical / Civil schemes in the water industry.

What you'll be doing day to day:

  • Ascertaining Clients' requirements through reference to their specification documents and visiting sites with their nominated personnel. A key requirement is the ability to determine the actual operational requirement and propose appropriate solutions
  • Working alongside the Design Manager and team, the Project Manager and delivery team to ensure scheme designs are value engineered and adhere to client specifications whilst retaining appropriate levels of operational security and full compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental legislation
  • To prepare and review detailed electrical engineering solutions from inception to completion of schemes utilising our design partners, individual knowledge, site installation and construction personnel, working in a common data environment
  • To closely coordinate electrical design production between the in house design team, external design companies, our suppliers and subcontractors and where applicable our client's designers
  • Liaison with client's engineering staff or where applicable their design consultants to ensure designs are approved in accordance with the timescales stipulated within the contract
  • Attend internal and external design reviews (e.g. HAZOP and ALM reviews) and where applicable progress meetings
  • Mentor and guide developing engineers within the team

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Experience with AMTECH
  • Possess an industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng in an electrical discipline
  • Chartered or pursuing chartership
  • Relevant experience within the water industry
  • Generation of electrical installation packs including but not limited to cable calculations, cable block diagrams, termination details, cable schedules
  • Generation of control philosophies, URS and FDS documents (where applicable) to client briefs and specifications
  • Use of proprietary software to generate lighting design
  • Selection and appraisal of suppliers and their design submissions
  • Preparation of documentation in accordance with the CDM regulations
  • Identification of any temporary works requirements of the electrical design
  • Co-ordination of design at all stages
  • Possess a working knowledge of Microsoft and Google packages (experience with AutoCAD software would be an advantage)
  • Experience and understanding of water and sewage treatment processes and the equipment / system requirements
  • Commercial and contractual awareness

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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