MEP – Principal Electrical Engineer (Chartered)

July 21, 2024
£65000 - £65000

Job Description

MEP – Principal Electrical Engineer job, Salary up to £75K

Your new company
Our client is a largeInternational multidisciplinary consultancy with offices all across the UK.They are looking for an experienced Principal Electrical Engineer to join theirgrowing team.

This is a greatopportunity to really boost your career by joining their Nuclear and CleanPower businesses.
Their Net Zero team isrecruiting for LV and MV electrical engineers to work within our Energy Storageand
Power and IndustrialAssets (P&IA) teams. Typical projects include greenfield Hydrogengeneration,
storage, andtransmission; thermal power plant modifications, asset life extension anddecarbonisation;
battery energy storagesystems (BESS).

There is also thepotential to support key national infrastructure sites – including HinkleyPoint C and
Sizewell C, andnuclear fusion projects (ITER, UKAEA); and on energy networks including theNational
Grid Design &Project Services framework.

Full project lifecycleexperience would be advantageous, and knowledge may include power system
studies, calculations,electrical equipment specification and selection, electrical designdeliverables in
compliance withclient, regional, national, and international electrical standards.

Your new role
You will join the team as the Electrical Lead, yourresponsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading the Electrical team to achieve our Net Zero targets.
  • Mentoring and developing the competence of more junior engineers.
  • Ensuring an understanding of project briefs.
  • Design and specification of all Electrical systems
  • Conducting site surveys, inspections and monitoring of siteworks.
  • Report and technical note writing.
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant regulations, codes and standards.
  • Lead projects from a design and commercial perspective, dealing with budgets, timelines etc.
  • Contributing to the growth of the electrical team, including conducting candidate interviews.
  • Contributing toward business development and strategy.
  • What you’ll need to succeed

  • Degree qualified in Building Services Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • You must be a Chartered Engineer with CIBSE or IET.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience within Electrical Building Services Design.
  • A Principal Engineer looking to lead a team of LV/MV electrical engineers.
  • An excellent technical level with engineering softwares such as Amtech, Relux, Dialux, Revit, AutoCAD, etc.
  • A detailed knowledge of appropriate technical standards.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to work on your own as well as within a wider multidisciplinary team.
  • You must be eligible to obtain a security clearance due to MOJ/MOD/Nuclear contracts.
  • What you’ll get in return

  • A generous salary depending on experience
  • Yearly Bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Excellent Holiday Package
  • Option to buy/sell holidays
  • Car Allowance
  • Hybrid Working
  • Flexible working
  • Private Healthcare + Option to include your family
  • Life assurance
  • Gym discounts and more.
  • What you need to do now
    If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
    If this job isn’t quite right for you but you arelooking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion onyour career.