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Location: United Kingdom, Warrington, North West England

Principal Electrical Engineer

United Kingdom, Warrington, North West England

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Principal Electrical Engineer (Building Services)

LOCATION: Warrington

RATE: Limited Rates: £45 - £50 p/h
PAYE Rates: £34.03 - £37.76 p/h


My client, Cavendish Nuclear, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group, is the UK's leading nuclear services company.

With a highly-skilled workforce circa 6,000, Cavendish Nuclear is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and has offices and sites located across the UK as well as internationally.

Cavendish Nuclear innovates to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost and delivers across all aspects of the nuclear energy life-cycle; from design and build, through to operations and maintenance, decommissioning, waste management and remediation.

Cavendish Nuclear put people first. A role with the organisation is hugely rewarding and exciting; one that stretches and challenges individuals to be the best they can be. When becoming part of the Cavendish Nuclear team, you know that's exactly what you'll get.


Building Services Principal CE&I Engineer. Shall have extensive experience of:-.
- LV Power Distribution systems
- Earthing systems
- Lightning Protection systems
- Lighting systems
Lead Engineer with Building Services experience preferable with knowledge of Sellafield's processes, procedures and standards.

Have working knowledge and experience in applying relevant BS and EN standards applicable to the systems listed above.

Have working knowledge and experience in applying relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation.

Has presented at Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews.

Has working knowledge of AutoCAD and Navisworks / Revit.

Preferably degree qualified (HNC Minimum) with Substantial relevant technical experience and nuclear experience.

Substantial recent experience of producing electrical design deliverables for Building Service systems


Preferably member of professional body (eg IET, CIBSE)

Preferably Degree Qualified


Provide design solutions and coordinate the production of design deliverables typically:
- Building services drawings (typically GA's, SLD's, BCD's, and Equipment Layouts)
- Specifications (purchase, manufacture, requirements)
- Technical Reports and Studies.
- Production of design calculations (cable calculation utilising AMTEC software, Lighting
calculation utilising Relux software, Lightning Protection calculations).

Manage a team of Engineers and Designers and undertake checking of Electrical drawings and design documentation.

Provision of technical guidance for all design work (or direct reports) in accordance with project design procedures and standards.

Effective utilisation of electrical design resources required to support the CE&I Responsible Engineer (RE) in meeting project programme including provision of reporting information.

Work with the CE&I RE to ensure appropriate engineering standards are used and that engineering solutions are fit for purpose and achievable.

Provide cost/timescale information and progress reporting

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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