Senior Electrical Design Engineer

£40,000 - £50,000

Benefits package

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place Bristol access_time Permanent person Tommy Hill


Senior Electrical Engineer – Bristol 

Would you like to be part of a successfully run building services engineering team in Bristol? Our client work on a variety of exciting projects, both in the UK and internationally.

The Role

You will:

be a key part of the Building Services Engineering team leadership;

  • managing multidisciplinary projects while providing technical support and mentoring to the other Electrical Engineers
  • be involved in feasibility, design and site stage activities of major and minor building projects (new and refurbishment)
  • take an active role in pushing forward the skills and abilities of the electrical team members, including supervising and training junior Engineers
  • lead building projects of various sizes, taking an active role in project leadership and client facing activity
  • take an active role in building services design elements for both small and major projects working closely with other team members
  • attend meetings and communicate with clients to establish their needs
  • offer consultancy advice and prepare design reports, specifications and drawings in a timely fashion and within budget

support Graduate Engineers with technical expertise and mentor less experienced team members

The Team

You will join the Building Engineering Bristol team, a large group of multi-disciplinary Engineers:

They bring together professionals from diverse disciplines to solve highly complex development problems;
to have fun! And be part of a team that enjoys what they do, embracing a unique culture; 
Their creativity and technical expertise allow them to take on ambitious projects that few companies can deliver;
Their culture and values inspire them to think long-term and design with social purpose;
They care about what they do and it shines through in the quality of their work.

Skills / Experience Required for the Role

  • Chartered status through CIBSE, IET or other relevant body and degree qualified.
  • A demonstrable track record of successful delivery within an electrical services engineering role / environment including: 
  • high / low voltage power design; 
  • electronic building services system including fire alarm, security and PA etc; 
  • lighting / emergency lighting design; 
  • coordination and spatial planning of electrical services within the building; 
  • strong track record of leading project teams;
  • a clear understanding of, or experience within a consultancy environment; 
  • excellent analytical and problem solving skills;
  • adaptable, resilient and able to work in multidisciplinary settings;
  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills; 
  • professional, organised, and highly methodical;
  • software skills including Amtech, Dialux and Strike Risk etc; 
  • knowledge of relevant design tools, techniques and related methods e.g. IT systems, BIM and calculation packages etc; 
  • demonstrate an active CPD record;
  • programming and resource management at project level;
  • ability to create deliverables from a project brief; 
  • good knowledge of lighting design, day lighting and energy performance of buildings 
  • Experienced in using CAD and Revit MEP 
  • Ability to think outside the specialism and integrate multidisciplinary requirements into holistic coordinated solutions.

Key Behavioural Competencies: 

• Communicates effectively 
• Results focused 
• Desire to challenge 
• Client focused 
• Enjoys working with others 
• Self-motivated 

If you would like to know more about this position please contact - Tommy Hill - - 01206 913292 / 07772902225

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