We are looking for an Intermediate Electrical Design Engineer with building services experience to work on a permanent basis in Manchester.
Our client is looking for someone ideally who has experience of running a small team and who would be interested in progressing to Associate Level and then onto Director Level.
Salary is c£50-55,000 per annum
- Current industry standards and practices
- Strategic and detail design
- Management of deadlines and deliverables
- Development of the production processes and standards
- Development and training of staff
- Client facing design role
- Commercial monitoring and control of projects
- Client account management and development
- Company marketing and PR relationships
Ideally you will have worked on projects involving Commercial Office Buildings, Industrial Buildings, Mixed Developments, Residential Accommodation and Leisure projects.
You will have good understanding of current sustainable design practices and technologies and possess relevant design and installation experience. You must be highly competent in the use of MS Office, AutoCAD, and some current design industry software, e.g. MEP Workx, Relux, Dialux, IES.
Experience of AutoCAD and AutoCAD 3D or REVIT would be an advantage.
The following are key topics that the ideal candidates should have knowledge of:
Knowledge of Electricity and telecoms utilities
Procurement of new incoming services and diversions to clear sites prior to construction
Understanding of the building regulations and their impact on building services design.
Power distribution design
IEE Regulations knowledge, cable selection and cable sizing, fault protection, building load appraisal
Ability to use Hevacomp or Amtech design software
Knowledge of external and internal lighting design.
Ability to use Dialux lighting design software or similar
Knowledge of Emergency lighting design and BS5266
Knowledge of automatic lighting control systems
Fire Alarm Systems
Knowledge of fire alarm systems design and BS5839
Knowledge of PAVA – voice alarm systems
VESDA smoke alarms and gas extinguishing systems for IT rooms
Understanding of access control, intruder detection and CCTV systems for buildings from a performance specification viewpoint
Some understanding of the development of security strategies for buildings and multiple building applications
Knowledge of structured wiring systems for buildings including Cat 5, 6, 7 copper and optical fibre cables for backbone cabling
Understanding of the PV installations, Small scale wind generation – preparation of feasibility reports
G59 utility connections
Knowledge of the relevant CIBSE guides
Knowledge of the RIBA and BSRIA project stages and preparation of Stage 1, 2, 3, 4 reports and packages
The ability to use 2D Autocad and 3D Revit (industry is moving in this direction)
The ideal candidate will have experience of the following sector projects:
- Sport and Leisure
- Data Centres
- Historic Buildings
You will be a motivated, cooperative individual capable of collaborative working in a team and supervising others when necessary. To be successful in this role you will have a methodical attitude, and knowledge of industry literature and resources as well as the initiative to use them in your work. You must have experience of building and maintaining good client relationships and visiting sites.
If the Intermediate Electrical Design Engineer role could be of interest to you, please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!