Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer

Employment Type: Permanent

Hours: Full time (39 Hours per week)

Reports to: Design Manager

Location: Head office, Bellaghy


ABOUT PREMIER ELECTRICS:

Premier Electrics over the last 25 years has established itself as a leading electrical contractor delivering electrical installation, small works and maintenance projects across Ireland, UK and Europe for a range of prestigious clients in the commercial, industrial, leisure and retail sectors. Based in Bellaghy, Premier Electrics has built a reputation as an agile, forward thinking, innovative and dynamic organisation that recognises the importance of building lasting sustainable relationships with our clients, whilst placing our people at the heart of everything we do.


ABOUT THE ROLE:

Premier Electrics have an exciting opportunity to join our design team based in our Head office in Bellaghy as an Electrical Design Engineer. You will be liaising with Directors, Contracts Managers, clients and consultants on all elements of the electrical design of these fast-track fit out projects. The role will be challenging and will give the successful applicant a chance to develop their own career within an award-winning company in the commercial construction sector. You will have to have an eye for detail and a commercial mind-set along with previous retail experience.


ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties will include:

  • Production of detailed electrical design drawings and calculations.
  • Design & Site co-ordination including liaison with different trades.
  • Providing technical support to our contracts teams.
  • Site surveys and reports.
  • Site meeting attendances

The responsibilities highlighted in this job description are indicative and may vary over time. The posts holder will be expected to undertake other duties and responsibilities relevant to the nature, level and extent of the post.


ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

  • Degree in Electrical or building services engineering, HND Electrical engineering or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in the construction industry.
  • Proficient in the use of Autodesk software to include Autocad & Revit.
  • Familiar with software packages such as Amtech, Electrical OM Dialux & curve protect.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office packages, Including MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Experience in delivery of design and build projects.
  • Work closely with the contracts team to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Ensure quality assurance and Health & Safety procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to co-ordinate activities in a fast paced environment.
  • The successful candidate may be required to travel as part of their role to undertake surveys and attend site meetings.
  • Full Driving Licence.
  • Valid passport.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work calmly under pressure.
  • Ability to work flexibly, self-motivate, be able to take ownership and act on own initiative.


DESIRABLE CRITERIA:

  • Experience in a similar role within electrical fit out organisation.
  • City and guilds 18th Edition.
  • BIM implementation experience.
  • Revit family creation.
  • Working within a common data environment and use of work sets.

The responsibilities highlighted in this job description are indicative and may vary over time. Post holders are expected to undertake other duties and responsibilities relevant to the nature, level and extent of the post.


APPLICATION PROCESS:

To apply for this position, please send your CV to recruitment@premierelectrics.com before 5pm on Friday 10th September 2021.

(We are an equal opportunities employer.)