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Location: England, Greater Manchester, Manchester

Electrical Building Services Engineer

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester

Job Description

Role: Electrical Building Services Design Engineer

Location: Manchester

Duration: 6 months initial with chance for extension

We are recruiting for a conractor to join our clients "Civil" Design team. The role is based in Manchester and involves the production and review of technical solutions for our clients Large Transmission Solutions business.

What are my responsibilities?

  • Input into the detailing and specification of the auxiliary systems to ensure they comply with contractual & legal requirements, customer specifications, industry standards and best practice. These would generally comprise:
    • - Fire Detection Systems
    • - Fire Fighting Systems (Sprinkler Systems and Gaseous Extinguishing Systems)
    • - Small power, lighting and electrical sub-distribution
    • - Security, CCTV and access systems
    • - Building management systems
  • Review client supplied enquiry documents, specifications
  • Approve technical specification of the auxiliary systems pre and post contract award for HV substation projects in line with the relevant standards
  • Evaluation of supplier's technical documents during tender stage.
  • Review and approve supplier's drawings and design documents during project delivery stage.
  • Provide auxiliary system technical expertise to the engineering department.
  • Able to undertake design reviews of subcontractor design packages and to report accordingly on compliance with necessary technical standards.
  • Work closely with the engineering planner to develop/ review the project programme.
  • Provide input to the design and project risk registers.
  • Takes ownership and accountability for the area of responsibility and
  • Work with their counterpart MBS engineers to provide cross-disciplinary resource when required to ensure all projects are fully resourced.
  • Responds to the ideas, concerns and needs of direct reports.
  • Demonstrates support for professional development to maximize the potential of direct reports
  • Accountable for managing both his/her own time and budgets in order to be productive in the workplace

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • HNC /HND / Degree Qualified in Electrical Engineering or Building Services.
  • BS7671 (18th edition) certification
  • To be a competent engineer with significant experience in designing solutions for industrial applications
  • Experience in designing in Dialux
  • Competent in the use of Amtech and /or Hevacomp
  • Fully conversant with the latest standards & technologies.
  • Autocad / Revit competence
  • Beneficial but not mandatory- City & Guilds Qualifications in areas including (but not necessarily limited to) Electrical Installation, Inspection testing and Verification of electrical installations
  • Beneficial but not mandatory - an understanding of contract awareness and an ability to formulate "Scope of Service" documents for the provision of professional services to be supplied by third party consultants.
  • The post holder must be able to organise their own work to ensure all deadlines are met and responding in a timely manner to information requests from other areas of the business.
  • Must be self motivated, able to work and make decisions with minimal supervision.
  • Good Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of MS Office
  • Excellent communication skills
  • An approachable demeanour but the ability to be forthright if situations necessitate it.
  • Ability to ensure tasks are completed on time
  • A willingness to undertake additional training to ensure skills set are kept upto date with the latest standards and practices.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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