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Vacancy: Electrical Engineer

Do you have a degree in electrical engineering or equivalent, coupled with a minimum of 5 years’ experience working within building services engineering design projects/ and or undertaking building services engineering project management roles? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you.

Barker is an award winning multi-disciplinary property consultancy, looking to appoint an Electrical Engineer (Project/Senior/Associate depending on experience) to develop their career, working on a great portfolio of projects varying in sector and size.  This is an exciting role offering excellent career development opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

  • The key responsibilities of an Electrical Engineer include, but are not limited to:
  • Liaising with the Architects, Surveyors, Project and Programme Managers and other members of the design team for respective projects.
  • Undertaking technical surveys to inform building services feasibility stage strategies for projects.
  • Undertaking condition surveys of building services elements within existing buildings.
  • Develop detail technical designs using AutoCAD / Revit, supervising & assisting CAD Technicians in production of electrical engineering technical information for tendering purposes.
  • Production of performance specifications for electrical engineering projects/elements where this scope is covered by a CDP.
  • Work closely on construction plans with clients, architects, and other professionals.
  • Checking and validating contractor’s design proposals.
  • Carry out site inspections to ensure high level of technical quality is achieved on site.
  • Attend project meetings in house or on site.
  • Troubleshooting complex building services technical problems.
  • Manage handover process, witnessing and commissioning for completing projects.
  • Manage aftercare on completed projects during their defect’s periods.
  • Ensure delivery of safety, quality, environmental, security & health performance against company policy and management systems.

The Person/Required Competencies

  • The key skills and qualities of an Electrical Engineer are:
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage own workload within agreed time scales.
  • Assist with general office duties when other staff require help.
  • Dress smartly and deal with clients and staff politely.
  • Present a professional face and assistance to all visitors, external professionals and clients.
  • Be able to work effectively under pressure, to deadlines, both individually and as part of a team


  • At least 5 years’ experience gained working on building services engineering design projects and/or undertaking building services engineering project management roles.
  • Experience working in the education sector.
  • Experience in energy management, energy efficiency project delivery (e.g., LED lighting, PV installation and other sustainable technologies)
  • Building services technical auditing would be welcomed.

Academic & Professional Qualifications Requirements

  • Degree level qualification, in electrical engineering or equivalent.
  • Member or working towards membership of the IEE or equivalent.
  • Excellent client facing communication and organisational skills.
  • Relevant industry experience, with direct emphasis on building services and/or FM engineering in a consultancy capacity.
  • Experience of working with AutoCAD is essential, BIM / REVIT experience is desirable.
  • Full UK driving license.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward-thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then send your CV to 

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