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Advertiser: Vertical Recruitment

Job Title: Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Location:Manchester, Greater Manchester
Rate:£40K.0000 to £50K. Per Year    Benefits: Benefits package
Description: Senior Electrical Design Engineer, Nuclear

An ideal opportunity for a senior electrical engineer with no nuclear experience to kickstart a career within the Nuclear sector. Our client is a global multi-disciplinary engineering design consultancy, due the acquisition of several large-scale projects the Nuclear division is recruiting for a number of senior electrical building services engineers.
Skills required include, low voltage (LV) power distribution system experience including various building services systems i.e. lighting, emergency lighting, fire alarm systems, security systems, UPS systems, etc.

The candidate shall have the ability to work independently and to take design through from concept stage to detailed design stage including support during construction stage into project close out stage. The candidate will be required to manage a small design team consisting of engineer and designer to deliver design package in line with the client requirements.

Typically, the following duties will be undertaken: -
o Produce:
- scope of work documents
- site survey reports
- technical specifications / user requirements specifications
- outline installation method statements
o Provide input to programmes and quality plans
o Prepare cable calculations (LV) in Amtech and carry out manual calculations including selection protective devices and discrimination studies,
o Provide input into civil structural and architectural
o Produce/supervise the production of civil electrical and instrumentation design documentation and check drawings including: -
- Equipment location / installation drawings
- Cable routing drawings
- Single line diagrams / block cable diagrams for electrical distribution system (LV) and other building services i.e. fire alarms,
- Earthing diagrams
- Lighting and small power Layout drawings
- Termination schedules/diagrams
o Attendance at relevant project meetings and workshops
o Presenting at HAZCONs
o Attendance and presenting designs at single and multi-discipline design reviews
o Produce minutes of meetings
o Site surveys and production of survey notes
o Occasional visits to site / client office will also be required.
o Liaison with suppliers and stakeholders

Candidate specification:
o Appropriate qualification in the relevant discipline e.g. MEng, BEng, BSc, HND, HNC.
o Proven ability in delivering engineering solutions.
o Previous experience of similar role, undertaking duties as described above.
o Understanding of the design process and experience in all stages of design (concept, preliminary through to detail design stage).
o Evidence of having a sound working knowledge and experience of relevant standards (BS7671 essential) and legislation.
o Self-motivated and capable of arranging own work, able to work with minimal supervision to meet challenging client deadlines.
o Candidates must be eligible for security clearance (SC minimum).
o Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook), AutoCAD, Amtech (essential), Relux.

Salary: 40-50K + benefits package
Fore more information and to apply send CVS to

Skills Required: Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 19/03/2018     Duration: Permanent
Contact: Renata Francisco Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 0161 669 4716 Contact Fax:
Reference: VAC-14264 Added: 14-02-2018
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