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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Location:

    Ipswich

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

  • Contact email:

    tfrancis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    TFR409_1631112817

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Electrical Engineer
Ipswich
£45,000-£50,000

Job Role
To manage the design and specification of electrical building services, compliance and quality of installations.

Team worker:

Participate as a member of the team supporting colleagues and working collaboratively to develop the business.
Work flexibly to support delivery across the service.
Take ownership for own personal development.
Take ownership of allocated projects from design concept through to site completion
Mentor trainees as requested by management
Acts as a client facing representative of the business as required
Deputies the team leader when required at internal & external meetings

Customer service:

Provide an efficient and business-like point of contact. This includes responding to internal and external enquiries and (via face to face, telephone, email).
Liaising with clients, developing the relevant aspects of client briefs
Work collaboratively with other professionals within the Practice and also with Contractors/Suppliers
Upholds customer relationships with existing clients and build new relationships with prospective clients

Business delivery:

The full design and specification of compliant electrical building services including power distribution, lighting, alarm, data/telecommunications, telemetry systems
Lighting design using industry standard software and methods
Undertake site surveys, site visits and associated inspections according to standard project/industry procedures or as the project requires
Producing industry standard tender packages, undertaking analysis of tenders, monitoring and management of cost, quality and timescales
Actively seek to progress projects working through concept to completion Undertake site surveys, site visits and associated inspections according to standard project/industry procedures or as the project requires

Communicate effectively:

Create a positive and professional first impression of the company
Deal with all contacts professionally

BIM roles and responsibilities:

Ensuring Asset Information requirements and/or MIDP requirements set out in the Employers Information Requirements and delivered on a BIM project.
Enable reliable information exchange through a common data environment
Enable integration and co-ordination of information within information model.
Configure information for project outputs
Assure delivery of information exchanges
Confirm supplier's ability to deliver information requirements
Co-ordinated delivery of all design information
Manage information development and information approvals
Confirm Design Deliverables
Overall Lead for configuration management
Production of design outputs related to a discipline specific, package-based or time-based task.
Direct the production of task information in compliance with standards and methods.
Direct the production of task information using agreed systems.
Manage spatial co-ordination on behalf of task team.
Propose resolutions to co-ordination clashes
Accept reject information exchanges within the common data environment

Measures of success:

Feedback from team members/line manager
Performance Objectives
Contribution to service
Team performance
Service improvements suggested
Accuracy and timeliness of support.
Efficiency of systems and processes
Service delivered within budget and to agreed targets
Feedback from staff and managers
Service delivery performance indicators
Customer feedback
Directors feedback

What you need to know:

You will hold 5+ years' experience within consultancy practice or a large contractor in a design capacity
Up to date knowledge of relevant Building Regulations, standards for electrical installations
HND/degree level qualification in a relevant discipline
Working towards Charted or Incorporated engineer with CIBSE or IET
Proficient in Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Good standard of literacy and numeracy
Able to work effectively under pressure

How you act:

Team worker - You work collaboratively with your team to achieve better outcomes for customers
Service deliverer - You focus on delivering a service that provides great outcomes for our customers
Customer focused - you put the customer first
Shows initiative - you come up with ways of improving how we do things Well organised - you prioritise your work to get things done
Willing to learn - you want to acquire new skills that will support you in your role
Flexible attitude - you are prepared to work flexibly to deliver the service