Electrical Services Design Engineer

University of Leeds
December 02, 2022
Offerd Salary:£28,762 - £34,308
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Electrical Services Design Engineer

Salary: Grade 6 (£28,762 - £34,308 p.a. depending upon experience)

This role will be based on the University campus.

Are you a skilled Electrical Services Design Engineer who would like to join a growing team? Do you enjoy problem solving and applying your knowledge to design electrical services? Are you working towards Chartered Status of a Professional Institution like CIBSE or IET?

Based in Estate Services, part of the University's Facilities Directorate, which provides and manages the physical environment in which staff and students work, live and learn you will support the Senior Electrical Engineer in delivering high quality outputs.

You will be responsible for carrying out feasibility, design, specification, tendering, cost control and site monitoring of electrical projects and installations in a ‘live' campus environment for refurbishments and some new builds.

The individual shall have experience of electrical building services systems design whilst seeking to develop their career and working towards achieving Chartered Status.

The role involves working within an internal multi-disciplinary design team including architects, interior designers and a mechanical engineer towards delivery of predominantly refurbishment works projects on a ‘live' University campus.

You will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and have the ability to interact with people at all levels, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships. You will have excellent organisation skills and the ability to prioritise competing demands and meet strict deadlines. You will also be self-motivated, proactive and have the ability to work independently as well as within a team or group.

You must be proficient in AutoCAD drawing and will be required to produce your own design drawings in CAD. Qualifications and experience in BIM (building information modelling) including use of Revit would be advantageous. You will be required to work flexibly to support planned and emergency out of hours working during, for example, disconnections, shut-downs.

You must be proficient in the use of electrical building services system calculations using the following types of software: Dialux for lighting & Amtech for Low Voltage Distribution.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus 16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – that's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme options plus life assurance
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Neil Sutherland, Electrical Design Engineer

    Email: n.sutherland@leeds.ac.uk

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Facilities Directorate School/Institute: Estates Section: Engineering Services Category: Operational Support Grade: Grade 6 Salary: £28,762 to £34,308 p.a. Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Ongoing Release Date: Friday 18 November 2022 Closing Date: Friday 02 December 2022 Reference: FDEST1271 Downloads: Candidate Brief

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