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Electrical Design Engineer

Job description

Title: Electrical Design Engineer

Type: Full time perm, hybrid

Location: Macclesfield

This well established engineering company specialise in offering cutting-edge technology solutions to the M&E industry. They are looking for an Electrical Design Engineer to join their expert team. In this role, you will participate in the whole life cycle of multiple engineering projects. As a Electrical Design Engineer, and have a good level of experience of working on high value designs. Ideally located within the North West. On offer is the chance to step into a varied role where you'll get to see projects from concept to finish, working for a growing engineering business who are offering long-term career prospects.

What's in it for you?

  • 25 days + BH
  • Car allowance of £4000pa
  • Healthcare
  • Life assurance

Key Skills:

  • Engineering qualification to HNC level as a minimum
  • Trained in the BS7671 18th Edition Amendment 2
  • Conversant with a wide range of electrical building service systems and equipment.
  • Building Management Systems and associated principles
  • IT literate with a technical understanding of IT packages relevant to the role, such as Amtech, Relux / Dialux
  • Your electrical services design duties will include but not be limited to the following:
  • Low Voltage power distribution design for building services
  • Knowledge of BMS and EMS systems, metering, and information networking architecture (Desirable)


  • To brief the estimating team on pricing requirements and provide sufficient design information to allow accurate and efficient cost plans to be developed.
  • Be able to manage a tender return ensuring all bid documentation is completed correctly and returned on time.
  • You could receive initial concept reports and briefs, or you could be interpreting a written URS / EIR for the works and develop it into a detailed and coordinated work package.
  • There will be governance and employers’ requirements which will differ between the various markets and customers that you will need to understand and apply in your designs.
  • To work with the operations team to assist with programming and reporting, construction queries and technical assistance.