Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton, East Sussex
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Reference: J901677_1563897184
Contact Name: Ben Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2019 16:53

Job Description


Russell Taylor are actively recruiting for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer, to work for a FTSE 250 company based in Brighton. The company focuses on infrastructure projects and have a healthy pipeline of projects, well in excess of £350m.

The Electrical Design Engineer's role will be working as part of a multi-disciplined team, responsible for the design management of a variety of different projects including Power station, industrial plant, water and wastewater treatment plants.

Individuals will be responsible for managing all aspects of electrical design, including:
* Responsible for management of project specific design deliverables
* Carrying out design in accordance with M&E Design QA Procedures
* Interpreting and understanding client requirements from client documents (drawings, specifications, correspondence, etc.)
* Communication with client, external design resources and subcontractors to ensure compliance with specification
* Site surveys of existing assets
* Optioneering and feasibility studies
* Assisting with tender pricing
* Production of procurement specifications for electrical equipment and production of detailed design construction drawings
* Project managing third party designs and providing design assistance to installation and commissioning teams
* Review of vendors controls system Functional design Specifications for compliance with our requirements.
* Review of vendor data and drawings for all electrical equipment and package plant, motor control centres, power distribution panels and field equipment panels
* Management of internal and external project specific design costs in liaison with the Project Manager
* Undertaking and checking of design calculations including modelling of the complete power system (AMTECH)
* Assist in the development of process control philosophies with the Process Engineer and suppliers. Production of URS documentation
* Production of electrical scope and works enquiry submission documents
* Estimation of material and labour costs
* Undertake design risk assessments to support detailed design proposals
* Responsible for preparing detailed electrical specifications
* Responsible for the production of single line and block cable diagrams, load schedules, equipment specifications, cable schedules, equipment schedules, telemetry schedules, instrument schedules and I/O listings
* Record and document all design changes through to completion and issue of 'As Built' documents
* Liaise with clients and subcontractors

* An appropriate electrical qualification is required
* A background of Power station, industrial plant /water/waste water treatment also advantageous

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