AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer in Chesterfield, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159382BR

Position Title Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Energy

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Derbyshire

City Chesterfield

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We address the complete spectrum of energy challenges, including clean and renewable energy, energy efficiency and carbon management, hydropower and dams, thermal, geothermal and wind power generation, and transmission and distribution.

Job Summary

We are currently looking for Senior Electrical Engineer to join our established Building Services team based in Nottingham. Our Chesterfield office is a multi-disciplinary unit numbering 275+ staff, which has a core Building Services Engineering group of 12 with remit to grow. Along with Building Engineering the office offers:

o Structural Engineering

o Civil Engineering

o Strategic Highways Consultancy

o Geotechnical Engineering

o Bridge design

o Transportation Consultancy

Some of our recent projects in the division include;

o Heathrow Airport – MACE: A 4 year framework delivering small to medium sized improvement projects landside and airside. (AECOM: Services Advanced Structures and MEP)

o Jaguar Landrover: New build distribution premises at Damson Parkway Solihull (Services MEP and Structural Engineering)

o Furness Vale Blue Light Hub: New build accommodation in Barrow in Furness. A fully fitted four berth Fire Station with accommodation for Police and Ambulance Services (Services Project Management, Architecture, C+S and MEP Engineering)

o Transport for London - TFL/CVU Framework: Old Street Underground Station Refurbishment and Imax Cinema sub-station relocation

As a Senior Electrical Design Engineer you will be able to specify and design all manner of electrical related systems such as; lighting (internal, external, street and emergency), power (generation, HV/LV distribution, small power layouts and schedules), fire alarms, communication systems, lightning protection and written specifications. You would also be fully conversant with software packages supporting production of the designs/specifications such as; AutoCAD, Revit, Hevacomp, Amtech, Dialux, Lighting Reality, NES Specification.

Minimum Requirements

The successful Senior Electrical Design Engineer will be a professional, ambitious, competent and looking for a long-term challenging role. In return you can expect an opportunity within a solid and established team who have a track record in providing an excellent service to our clients.

The salary for this role is negotiable and we offer an extensive benefits package, which includes private healthcare, season ticket loans and a contributory pension scheme.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal Senior Electrical Design Engineer would be/have:

• Qualified to degree level (in Electrical or Building Services), possess relevant professional membership (IET or CIBSE), preferably CEng

• Considerable design experience within a consultancy environment. Ideally a minimum of 5 years

• Able to demonstrate of experience of managing client projects from inception to completion

• Any MoD specific experience will be looked upon favorably but is not essential.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in order for our team to continue providing an excellent service to our clients

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.