Senior Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineering Engineers Specialists Industry
  • Birmingham

Senior Electrical Engineer

About Royal HaskoningDHV:
Royal HaskoningDHV has been connecting people for 140 years. Together, through our expertise and passion, we have helped contribute to a better society and improved people’s lives with work underpinned by our sustainable values and goals. We are an independent international engineering and project management consultancy leading the way in sustainable development and innovation.

Royal HaskoningDHV is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences. We recognise that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity and fosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of our communities and the customers we serve.

About Our Industry and Buildings Business Line:
Our industry and buildings business line in the UK blends the skills of two operational groups, environmental consultancy and engineering design. We provide expert and specialist consultancy services within the built environment with target sectors including logistics, manufacturing, mission critical facilities, offshore wind and ports. We pride ourselves on adoption of a data driven design approach enabling us to automate the boring and engineer the awesome. 

Role Context:
We require a Senior Electrical building Services Engineer to deliver hands on design consultancy services to our clients, on both UK based and overseas projects. This is a stimulating opportunity to work within a vibrant and experienced team, where you will be expected to support our data driven digitally focused design environment and be given the chance to work with a prestigious group of clients. 

A flavour of the projects you'll be involved in:

  • Six storey new build cutting edge data centre for a global client, our duties extended from concept design through to detailed output in a fully coordinated BIM Level 2 compliant design environment
  • Food production facility including ATEX rated environments delivered within an existing live production environment
  • E-Commerce fulfilment centres for a prime industry leading global client which include high bay robotic sortation systems and low carbon installations
  • Brexit compliant passenger and goods vehicle control facilities including bespoke buildings and infrastructure as part of our framework delivery for one of the UK’s most significant ports

Job Role:

  • Experience in development concepts and designs of the following in compliance with current wiring regulations and BS/EN standards:
  1. Internal General and Emergency Lighting Calculations
  2. External Lighting Systems
  3. General power design
  4. Containment Systems
  5. Fire Detection and Alarms (Incl. Voice Alarms)
  6. Security Design
  7. Lightning Protection Systems
  8. Facilities to comply with Approved Document M.
  • Assist in project control and site supervision as required.
  • Plan, organise and manage work packages or projects.
  • Handling queries and giving sound advice both internally and to clients
  • Liaising with clients, focusing on client satisfaction.
  • Deliver projects, or your contribution to projects, on time and within budget
  • Act as Project Manager on smaller projects
  • Mentor junior engineers and technicians in the production of electrical building engineering systems design
  • Prepare design calculations, drawings, studies, specifications and reports.

This role might be right for you if:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Dependable, pro-active and self-motivated
  • Broad electrical engineering knowledge
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and adaptive / innovative
  • Pro-active in implementation of data driven design
  • HND / BEng / Meng in Electrical or Building Services Engineering
  • Knowledge and practical experience of:
  1. Electrical Calculation Software
  2. Amtech
  3. Dialux
  4. Relux
  5. Lighting Reality (Desirable)
  6. NBS Chorus

What we can offer you:
Ambitious. Exciting. Lively. Collaborative. Dynamic. That’s how our colleagues describe our company. Want to contribute to enhancing society with your expertise? Be part of an open network where you’re connected with the brightest and smartest people and technologies? Join us!
You can look forward to growing your career in a dynamic workplace with development opportunities and support on your career path. We have flexible working models to ensure a balance of family and working life


Location
Birmingham with a proficiency in written and spoken English.

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