Electrical Design Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Design Consultancy, Project Management & Controls

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £45/hour

  • Contact:

    Michael Wilde

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  • Published:

    over 4 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Senior Electrical Engineer; 6 month+ contract; Basingstoke; £40/hour.
Keyword – Skills: Senior Electrical Engineer, RevitMEP, Hevacomp, Amtech, Chartered.

WSP have an opportunity for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer, in our London and Basingstoke office.

You will have the opportunity to work on some of the most exciting and prestigious projects in the World
WSP are currently involved in numerous projects which will reshape the landscape and skyline of London.
The WSP MEP team are a tight knit group, working closely to deliver some of the largest and most complex buildings in the UK and Europe.

The Role:
Meeting the requirements of a 'Principal Engineer' grade and have a proven track record in both leading projects for your discipline and for an overall project team.
Be able to demonstrate where your personal input has led to the commission being won.
Able to work using their own initiative with minimal supervision on all technical aspects of their discipline or have specific specialist experience applicable to the role.
Able to work under the clear direction of the client and interpret the needs of the project as a whole to meet the full delivery needs.

The Project:
Regularly brief the project team, explaining the appointment.
Ensure contracts / letters of intent are in place for all projects before work begins.
Make sure all team members have access to the agreed appointment documents.
Review the detailed design program and ensure that sufficient resource is available to complete the works.
Lead the completion and regular amendment to the project 'Cost to Complete' (CTC).
Monitor the work of the project engineers and compare weekly against the previously agreed CTC. Flag up any potential 'profit' or 'loss' to your DTL when compared to the agreed fee.
Work in a joint leadership capacity within a mechanical, electrical and public health (MEP) discipline team providing design and technical advice in a WSP project manager capacity on a wide range of projects.
Supervise the completion of detailed designs and supervise the work of others in this function.
Consider the feasibility of the project specific to the discipline and lead the overall feasibility study for the project.

The Candidate:
HND in Building services Engineering or applicable discipline and showing commitment to continue with higher education (Chartered ideally).
Have a detailed understanding of the Part L regulations applicable to the discipline and how to demonstrate this through calculation.
Have working understanding of TAS of IES to allow the allocation / direction of work on projects.
Have understanding of working with RevitMEP or other 3D design software to allow the allocation / direction of work on projects.Have working knowledge of AutoCAD to allow the allocation / direction of work on

To discuss this Senior Electrical Engineer vacancy please contact Michael Wilde

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