Associate Electrical Design Engineer

£65,000 - £70,000

Benefits package

local_offer Electrical
place Caterham access_time Permanent person George Osborn

A medium sized pure building services consultancy are on the lookout for an Associate Electrical Engineer to lead a team of design engineers based in their Surrey office. This role has great chance of progression towards an Associate Director level.

Purpose of Job:

Design, manage and supervise projects, designated by the Directors. Assume role

of  design  team  leader  as  required,  co-ordinating  with  other  engineering

disciplines. As Project Leader, assist the Directors with delivery of projects, with

effective use of assisting engineers as necessary, maintaining technical quality,

professionalism, completing all design activities to programme.

detailed design in accordance with industry guides.  Prepare specifications,

reports, and design drawings, budget costs to programme.  Supervise project

works on site, workmanship and testing. Assist with coaching and staff training

of engineers in the group.


Main Responsibilities:

Design, manage and supervise projects, establish client brief, technical

requirements, scope of works, cost plans and agree deliverables, i.e. report,

specifications and drawings scope for all projects with the Project Leader.

 Agree level of service, and project design duties with your Project Leader,

for each project, understand relationship with fee.

 Assist  Group  Leader  with  monitoring  engineering/CAD  resource

requirement for each project within your control.

 Carry out engineering concept design to detailed design, tender and

contract on site supervision, to completion, ensuring projects are undertaken

in accordance with design briefs and that completion deadlines are achieved,

via frequent design reviews with other discipline engineers.

 Liaise with the design team to produce co-ordinated designs that are

technically compliant, to a consistent quality and standard. Provide positive

contribution to design/project meetings. Maintain regular ‘in house’ design

reviews and checks.

Monitor and control project progress, design variations and project financial


Monitor contract staff or third party appointments.

Maintain excellent client relationships and contacts to achieve high levels of

satisfaction and repeat business. Manage client’s expectations and promote

a team approach.

Develop new business opportunities where appropriate and participate

with company presentations.

As Project Leader, manage staff working on your particular projects with

effective control of assisting engineers.

Assist Group Leader with identifying and implementing all training/CPD

requirements of engineering staff within your same discipline/expertise.

Implement and manage QA systems and procedures on all projects.

 Implement Company Health and Safety. Ensure all designs respond to the CDM regulations.

 Minimum Requirements:

  • Membership of a professional engineering body (preferably Associate Engineer, training towards a Chartered Engineer).
  • Minimum 10 years experience – technically competent.
  • Excellent communication/presentation skills.
  • Understand client requirements/objectives.
  • Thorough knowledge of statutory legislation and standards.
  • Developing Good sub-ordinate management skills.

If you're interested in hearing more about this opportunity, please call George on 01206 913 292 or email on

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