AECOM Senior Electrical Design Engineer in Cardiff, United Kingdom

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Senior Electrical Design Engineer

United Kingdom - Cardiff

Cardiff

Job Summary

We are currently looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer with proven post degree qualification experience in electrical engineering, to work within the AECOM Building Services Team, in Building Engineering located in our Cardiff office.

About the role:

A Senior Electrical Engineer will be involved in drawings and commissioning designs. The successful candidate will be working towards Chartership, and have proven design experience, delivering to quality, time and budget. This role will suit someone with an electrical engineering / building services degree, who is enthusiastic, self motivated, and looking to advance their career.

About the office:

The Cardiff office is a large multidisciplinary office set within the City Centre on Callaghan Square. With its central location, it is only 10 minutes from the national rail station, and 10 minute walk away from the central shopping areas. Along with its thriving sports and social club it is a friendly, busy and motivated office, whose Buildings team get involved in local and national projects. In terms of Building Engineering, it is a UK centre of excellence for education, healthcare and sustainability.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Receive brief from Senior Management, be able to contribute to the fee proposal and determine resources.

  • Assess staff requirements at each work stage, agreeing these with the Project Manager and be able to manage single disciplinary and multi-disciplinary projects.

  • Attend progress, design team and co-ordinate meetings.

  • Prepare outline scheme report / technical content of the design information.

  • Input to pre-qualification and selection of contractors, respond to tender queries, comment and review tender returns.

  • Attend tender / client interviews. Attend site inspection meetings.

  • Ensure the project work complies with the Project Management Plan and Programme.

  • Prepare specifications, schedules, drawings and any other contract documents developed through the RIBA stages.

  • Be competent with electrical engineering calculations (Amtech, Dialux, Hevacomp).

  • Understand and implement AECOM’s Safety Health and Environment Policy.

  • Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants for the design to proceed.

  • Liaise with clients, professional organizations, contractors, suppliers, sub contractors and other design

  • Identify and meet effectively the requirements and expectations of clients

Minimum Requirements

  • An Electrical Engineer or Building Services Engineer.

  • Relevant experience in Electrical Engineering design, including areas such as specification writing, calculations, Low voltage distribution.

  • A track record of having worked on a variety of Building Services designs across multiple sectors with experience in Healthcare essential

  • Experience of seeing conceptual designs through to completion and dealing directly with clients.

  • A highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills and a member of a professional Institution or close to achieving professional chartered status.

  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English, able to inspire, influence and negotiate

  • Able to make decisions, act on own initiative and operate in a pro-active way

  • Excellent report writing skills, experience of making presentations and attending meetings with clients essential

Preferred Qualifications

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What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 167604BR