AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Senior Electrical Engineer

United Kingdom - Lancashire


Job Summary

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

About the role:

An Electrical Engineer who will be involved in project design, drawing production, construction and commissioning. The successful candidate will have secured or 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. You can expect to work on a wide variety of projects, with about 60% of our workload in the Healthcare Sector and the other 40% spread across Mixed Used Residential, Commercial, Education and other sectors.

About the office:

The Manchester office is a large multidisciplinary office, in the heart of the city centre. Housing engineers and support staff offering a variety of consultancy services ranging from Building Engineering and Project Management through to Quantity Surveying. The office is only 10 minutes from the national rail station. It is a friendly, busy and motivated office. We have a strong reputation for delivering quality work to the market place utilising the very latest in design technology to maintain our position as a market leader in the provision of Consultancy Services.

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

Key Role Requirements

The key role requirements described below are described in two parts, those which are deemed minimum requirements of the role and those which are considered to be preferable.

It should be noted that these are presented in no particular order of preference and are intended to express the challenges and opportunities provided by this role.

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 covering for example, Education, Healthcare and Commercial projects. 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

Preferred Qualifications

Postgraduate qualifications advantageous but not essential

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. 174763BR

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.