Senior Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location

    Dublin North, Dublin

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    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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    Vital Bristol Technology

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Our client is mechanical and electrical engineering contractor. They provide full mechanical and electrical contracting services as well as specialist high voltage (HV) and medium voltage (MV) design and construction services across a number of different sectors including Data Centres, Life Sciences, Industrial Manufacturing, Substations and Renewables, Power Generation, Petrochemical and Commercial.

They are currently recruiting for experienced Senior Electrical Design Engineer in the North Dublin area.
Key Roles/Tasks/Responsibilities of the Senior Electrical Engineer
Lead projects from concept stage to completion

Liaise with clients, architects and project managers
As a Senior Electrical Engineer you will lead the Electrical Services design for a range of projects
Design and specification of electrical services for various types of buildings and sectors
Production of detailed Schematics
Develop the electrical design standards within the organisation
Mentoring of junior engineering staff
The Senior Electrical Engineer will be tasked with Providing fully detailed tender packages and monitor installation/quality on site until project completion
Tender report / analysis / recommendations
Develop project scope with design team / client
Produce budgets and reports for clients
Preparation of design drawings covering all aspects of High & Low voltage equipment.
Liaise and co-ordinate with members of the design team, contractors and in-house project team on technical and commercial issues.
Creation of installed drawings and O&M manuals.
Attend technical meetings with members of the design team, contractors, and in-house project team.
Assist with the preparation of technical documentation for issue of tenders and construction.
Prepare tender, construction and as-built design drawings using AutoCAD.
Prepare project programs using MS project.
Prepare wiring schematics for electrical services such as fire alarm, nurse call, intruder alarm, door access, emergency lighting.
Carry out lighting design calculations.
Carry out cable sizing and cable containment sizing calculations.
Ensuring all latest building and electrical design standards and regulations are adhered to.

Necessary Requirement:
The Senior Electrical Engineer will ideally possess a 3rd level qualification in Electrical Engineering / Building Services Engineering
You will possess LV design experience specific to Data Centre environments ideally
The Senior Electrical Engineer will possess 8+ years experience in the construction industry of which 5+ years will have ideally been spent in a Design role.
some experience of working on a construction sites will be advantageous however not mandatory
Experience managing and mentoring a team of engineers
Experience coordinating/interfacing with other disciplines within the organisation
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, Autocad, Dialux, Amtech, REVIT an advantage
Specification and design of Electrical Building Services systems for the Data Centre sector or similar
Excellent Microsoft Office Skills
Position requires thorough knowledge of electrical design and engineering techniques
Deep knowledge of ETCI, CIBSE, IEC, BS, IS and EN Standards
Experience in working as part of a team
Very good proactive communicator
The role will be primarily office based but will involve some site attendances
Be capable of taking the lead on projects with minimal input from management team.

If you do not hear from us within seven days, then your application has not been successful on this occasion. We may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly.