Electrical Design Engineer

Cardiff, South Glamorgan


Full Time

Applications: 4

Excellent opportunity for an experienced Electrical Design Engineer to join a well-established company

We are recruiting for an Electrical Design Engineer to start immediately. The role will be predominately home based but will also require site attendance to ongoing projects in the Welsh Water and Severn Trent areas. The successful applicant will also be asked to occasionally travel to the company base in Knighton, Mid Wales to attend progress meetings/project reviews with the Design Manager. You will be working for a well-known and well-respected electrical Installation company who employ around 50 staff from two offices in Wales. The company specialises in the installation of LV and ELV electrical systems for the water and waste-water sector. Areas Served: Wales/Herefordshire/Shropshire

As an Electrical Design Engineer, you will assist the Design Manager and Project Managers in the design and delivery of projects, co-ordinate your designs with the other disciplines, attend design and relevant client meetings and attend internal CPD's. You will be responsible for planning your own time and to keep a track of hours logged on each project, versus the allocated fees given to the project within the tender process. You will also actively look at securing repeat business from existing clients by ensuring all your designs meet the clients brief. This will be achieved by gaining a thorough knowledge of client specifications/British Standards and working efficiently to represent good value for money to the client.
You will also be responsible for compiling “As Built” documentation, O&M information and verification of electrical test certificates.

Essential Skills/Qualifications

• Currently working as an Electrical Design Engineer
• Experience of Three phase and Single-phase LV electrical systems
• Good awareness of 18th Edition and British standards
• Able to use Amtech and AutoCAD LT to produce calculations, coordinated drawings and layouts
• Able to read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings and overview of electronic schematics
• Able to work as part of a team to achieve common goals
• Good communications skills including excellent written and spoken English

Desirable Skills

• HNC in Electrical Engineering or similar discipline
• Familiar with 3D BIM Modelling, (AutoCAD 3D/Revit)
• Familiar with data communications (Profibus, Profinet)
• Familiar with ATEX installations

Salary and Benefits

• Competitive Salary depending on experience
• Mileage Allowance
• Pension Contribution
• Annual bonus depending on personal and company performance
• Full training (in-house) will be provided with a good career potential
• Laptop, VoIP telephone and any other necessary equipment provided and maintained as required

Additional Information

• Fast, reliable and secure internet at home essential
• Visa sponsorship NOT offered, so must be able to work in the UK

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ID: RHL-1783
Category: Engineering
Location: Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Job Type: Full Time
Salary Paid: Per Annum
Consultant: Recruitment Manager
Added On: 12-01-2021
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