Junior Electrical Design Engineer Job, Cambridge

Job Summary

Junior Electrical Design Engineer Job, Cambridge

My client a well-established consultancy is looking for a Junior Electrical Engineer to join their building services design team. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, take a proactive approach to tasks and hold an electrical or Building Services degree or equivalent. Practical on the tools experience would also be an advantage. The role […]

  • Cambridge (Cambridgeshire, England)Job location
  • £20000 - £25000 per annumEstimated job salary
  • Permanent (Full-Time)Employment type
Job Description

Junior Electrical Design Engineer Job, Cambridge

My client a well-established consultancy is looking for a Junior Electrical Engineer to join their building services design team.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, take a proactive approach to tasks and hold an electrical or Building Services degree or equivalent. Practical on the tools experience would also be an advantage. The role will involve supporting the project engineering team with some travel to various construction sites.

Role Requirements

  • BSC/BEng (or equivalent) in appropriate engineering discipline
  • Working towards MCIBSE/MIEE or equivalent
  • Working towards Chartered Eng status
  • Basic working knowledge of CAD functionality
  • Basic understanding of key Health and Safety issues and legislation
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications word, excel etc
  • Ability to use IT based calculation and spreadsheet software
  • Basic understanding of BS standards
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both written and oral
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ideally have previous site experience
  • Ability to travel to sites within UK and across Europe
  • Act in an ethical manner and follows the principles of the Ethics Charter and Ethics in Practice Guidelines

Role Responsibilities

  • Undertakes project work, taking delegated responsibility for the preparation of engineering designs for Mechanical or Electrical installations, systems, e.g. sizing of cables, sizing of ducts for ventilation systems, hot & cold water equipment, facilities etc
  • Data manipulation of original drawings according to specification revisions
  • Carries out independent reading and research to support drawing/specification accuracy
  • Liaison with various contractors re designs and co-ordination of installations
  • Able to carry out site surveys and produce associated reports with guidance from Senior Engineer.
  • Ensures document control requirements are fulfilled prior to issue by making sure drawings have correct titles etc and are in correct order
  • Advanced Graduate (1-2 years exp) – Preparation of specification modifications (word or excel)

In return they offer an attractive salary/benefits package