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AECOM Principal Electrical Engineer in Dublin, Ireland

Job Summary

We currently have a requirement for a Principal Electrical Engineer to join our growing Building Services Engineering team. We continue to successfully win significant projects, where we have the opportunity to deliver innovative and sustainable engineering solutions. Our success to date is built on the quality of our people, and we are looking for a first-class engineer to fill this role.

The successful candidate will be a Chartered Engineer with a minimum of 10-years post-qualification experience looking to further their career within a leading edge consultancy with a friendly office environment. This is a permanent role and offers excellent prospects for career development and the opportunity be involved in a diverse and challenging range of design projects across all sectors including commercial, industrial, healthcare, retail, leisure and educational. An integral member of our building engineering team, you will be responsible for a portfolio of projects and will be expected to take them from initial brief through scheme & detail design to installation and commissioning support.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Project Planning and Management

  • Preparation of contract documentation and specifications

  • Designing and reviewing design work of intermediate and junior engineers

  • Coordination of work with all members of design teams (architect, engineers of all disciplines, QS etc.)

  • Ensuring that all designs and documents are prepared to the highest standards

  • Estimating and Cost Control on projects

  • Compiling project reports

  • Conceptual design studies and reports

  • Mentoring and development of junior and intermediate engineers in the group

  • With our commitment to training and development and our CPD accreditation from the Institution of Engineers of Ireland you can expect to build on your experience and skills in a supportive and challenging environment.

  • Senior technical resource may serve as technical advisor for team

  • Provides specialized technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise.

  • Develops study and design procedures to facilitate high quality cost effective work by others.

  • Participates in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables.

  • Develops construction cost estimates and estimates of technical efforts for projects.

  • Uses expertise in all steps of completing discipline component of PS&E package.

  • Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings.

  • Prepares technical specification sections.

  • Provides input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements.

Minimum Requirements

  • Post-qualification experience, most of which will be gained in design gained within a consultancy environment

  • Chartered Engineer

  • Technically excellent with in-depth knowledge of relevant standards and regulations

  • Experience in a wide range of medium to large-scale projects

  • Experience in leading and supervising multi-disciplinary design teams

  • Proven team player with management experience

  • Organised and adaptable with a flexible approach to work

  • Ability to deliver projects on time and within budget

  • Competent in electrical design software

  • A strong ability to communicate with the team and clients through sketching, drawing and in writing

  • Willingness to travel

  • Highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Electrical Services Engineering or Electrical Engineering

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 249584BR

Additional Locations IE - Cork - Montrose House

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.