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Vacancy: Electrical Engineer

14th December 2021

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

Experience

  • 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 recruitment@barker-associates.co.uk