Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Senior Electrical Design Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer to join our team.


  • Professionally represent the business at a wide range of meetings from client, design team and site;
  • Able to demonstrate AutoCad, MEP Revit and BIM knowledge, experience and capability;
  • Conduct/undertake feasibility studies, condition reports, dilapidation and pre-acquisition inspection surveys and reports;
  • Post Project Evaluation of Key Lessons Learnt;
  • Development of initial concept designs to full detailed design on successful projects – taking the lead of the electrical team as required;
  • Have a solid understanding of electrical requirements for building and HVAC systems;
  • Lead building projects, taking an active role in leadership and communicating with clients;
  • Implement and monitor the project, ensuring it is engineered to the highest standards expected;
  • Liaise with the Electrical Division of the project to ensure successful overall project completion;
  • Assist in the preparation of bills of materials;
  • Working as part of a design team to deliver detailed designs, calculations, schedules and specifications;
  • To ensure that all electrical engineering practices on site are kept up to date and within UK Safety Legislation;
  • Responsible for leading electrical designs to agreed project budgets and ensuring all team members take financial responsibility in design;
  • Produce technical documents to aid in the commissioning process of the project;
  • Liaise effectively with clients, subcontractors and all other parties involved.


  • Degree or HNC qualified in building services or electrical engineering;
  • Experience of designing control panels, control systems and 3 phase systems being highly beneficial;
  • Degree/HND qualified in an Engineering discipline although relevant experience may be considered;
  • Be able to provide services to agreed standards, timescales and budgets;
  • Competent in CDM, risk assessment and internal and external auditing;
  • Electrical Design Engineer experience of at least 10 years;
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple tasks at the same time;
  • Technical Building Services, Electrical Engineering or related discipline qualifications;
  • Good knowledge of lighting design, and energy performance of buildings;
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time;
  • Ability to lead and develop others and manage cross-team works;
  • Knowledge of standards and regulations;
  • Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering or building services;
  • A good understanding LV systems and experience of HV is an advantage;
  • Experience with software including Amtech, Dialux or Strike Risk.