Electrical Design Engineer (Building Services Engineer)

24000.00 - 34000.00 GBP Annual + GBP24000 - GBP34000/annum Additional benefits listed below
08 Oct 2016
05 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Salary: Negotiable, dependent on experience
Annual Leave 22 days (increasing upon continuous service) + Bank Holidays
Annual bonus scheme - up to 10% of salary (based company and personal performance)
Pension contributions - (employer contribution increases upon continuous service)
Enhanced sick pay after one year
In-house gym
Personalised health & fitness programme

Kelvin Power Consultants have an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Design Engineer to lead the building services design element of EHV and HV Substations, based at our offices in Leicester.

As part of a multi-disciplined engineering design team you will be required to work closely with in-house engineers, client's engineers, contractors and suppliers to deliver co-ordinated designs to Clients detailed specifications.

The successful candidate should possess a minimum of 3 years relevant post graduate experience in the design of electrical building services systems to include:-

IEE regulations, for the design of cables, fault protection and building load assessments using Amtech or Hevacomp design software.

Lighting design, design of external and internal lighting systems including emergency lighting and BS5266, using Dialux or Relux design software.

Fire alarms and security systems, design of Smoke and fire alarm systems including fire suppression systems. Intruder alarm systems, CCTV systems and access control systems.

Air Conditioning and ventilation systems, knowledge of equipment over-pressure (blast) vents and building pressure calculations would be advantageous.

An appreciation of the financial and commercial considerations that affect project delivery is required as well as an ability to prioritise workloads and meet financial and time based deadlines on multiple projects.

To the successful candidate, we offer a competitive salary based on knowledge and experience, a discretionary bonus scheme, company pension scheme plus other additional employee benefits. We strongly encourage continued academic development of our employees and would assist with gaining chartership of professional bodies where applicable.

The person:

Minimum Requirements:
AutoCad and/or Revit experience
HND/HNC or equivalent or above
M&E Design experience
5 years' industry experience
Knowledge of Latest IET Wiring Regulations (currently 17th edition)

The company offer excellent rates of pay that are negotiable dependent upon experience and a very pleasant and friendly working environment.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

All candidates should apply with a full CV and salary expectations through CV-Library

About Kelvin Power Consultants -
Our principal areas of business are substations, onshore connections, cable studies and transmission lines. We provide project development services including the negotiation and delivery of legal agreements and easements/wayleaves required for energy projects.

Kelvin Power Consultants complete approximately 80 projects per year ranging in size from a small order of support structures for a substation to providing a multi-disciplinary team of engineers to work on a large energy project such as an offshore wind farm