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Senior Electrical engineer Job Details
Job title: Senior Electrical engineer
Category: Engineering
Term: Contract
Location: Cambridgeshire
Ref: 894766
Job description:
Our client is looking for an experienced senior electrical engineer to work for a busy company based in Cambridge.

This is contracted position with pay rates to be discussed. A full time position could be made available for the right candidate.

Role Purpose



Taking briefs from the Team Leader/Executive Engineer and working under own initiative in delivering elements of the designs for large and complex projects from inception to completion, as part of a team.



Assisting with and undertaking surveys and providing designs and specification of systems in their primary discipline of mechanical or electrical building services design. Ensuring a holistic approach to the delivery of building designs that represent HL as a technically competent and reliable service provider. Working in a coordinated way with other professionals, developing effective relationships to stimulate future business growth.



Key Deliverables

* Overall, delivering projects and design outputs on time, to contract and within budget
* Ensuring work delivered to HL's quality standards
* Ensure integration with all other building services, following a holistic approach to delivering a building design



Key Responsibilities

* Taking briefs and delivering on projects from inception to completion
* Able to work with and have an appreciation of the integration of other construction professionals' requirements for the project
* Ensuring that all work under their control is undertaken to relevant and applicable UK and EU regulations, design guides etc
* Developing and producing reports, specifications, guidance notes and general correspondence ensuring quality and technical quality standards are met
* Effectively utilising and checking work undertaken by others on Amtec and/or Hevacomp, IES, Microsoft office and other software
* Ensuring that coordination is achieved with the services in their primary discipline of mechanical or electrical building services design with those of the other discipline and that of fellow professionals.
* Reviewing and commenting on information provided by the client and other members of the professional team.
* Reviewing and commenting on information provided by contactors/sub-contractors and providing a written report on their compliance with the design and specification.
* Reviewing the installation of the services and providing a written report on their compliance with the design and specification.
* Witnessing of selected testing and commissioning results and providing a written report on their compliance with the design and specification.
* Attending and contributing to design team meetings, client meetings, pre-contract and post-contract meetings
* Effectively managing and motivating colleagues within and outside of the HL team.
* Effectively delivering the required output to meet timescales agreed with the Team Leader/Executive Engineer.



Person Specification

Degree qualified and having completed several major projects from inception to competition

* Preferably a graduate with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience in building services design.
* Working towards Chartered Engineer status
* Good technical knowledge in primary discipline of mechanical or electrical building services design.
* Good understanding of secondary discipline.
* Ability and commitment to effectively deliver to demanding timescales.
* Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English.
* IT literate with a technical understanding of relevant IT packages i.e. Amtec, Hevacomp, IES and Microsoft office
* Able to work under own initiative handling small to medium sized projects of average to above average complexity from inception to completion.
* Able to work with and have an appreciation in the integration of other construction professionals' requirements for the project.
* Professional, personable and competent manner
* Able to positively work as part of a team and motivate junior team members.
* Have an appreciation of fee cost control and resource planning.
* Good organisational and planning skills
* Able to develop effective client and fellow professional relationships at a project level for future business growth.
Salary: 40000 per annum
Benefits:
Start date: 31/05.2016
Contact name: ROBERT CORNWELL
Contact email address: Robert.cornwell@hunterskill.com
Contact telephone number: 01473 216611
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