Junior Electrical Engineer

Employer: Hunt Recruitment
  • Engineering
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 0 - 1 years of experience
  • Updated at: 16.01.2018
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    1. Design activities:
    ♣ Work within electrical discipline team assisting with design and technical advice on projects lead by others;
    ♣ Assist in the completion of detailed designs;
    ♣ Contribute to feasibility reports under the supervision of others;
    ♣ Consider the feasibility of the project specific to the discipline and contribute to the overall feasibility study for the project;
    ♣ Assist in the development of specifications;
    ♣ Assist in the production of detailed equipment schedules for issue with the discipline specific design;
    ♣ Understand the need for detailed calculations and through training and mentorship, become proficient in both long hand and software methods of calculation related to their discipline;
    ♣ Promote sustainability and energy efficiency within your designs and discuss the appropriate systems to implement with the senior team members;
    ♣ Accompany and assist others carrying out condition surveys for the discipline for combining into to an overall report;
    ♣ Accompany others visiting sites as required to gain an understanding of the quality of the installation process allied to the discipline;
    ♣ Can demonstrate acceptable technical writing skills;
    ♣ Work in co-ordination with all other design team members whether internal of external;
    ♣ Attend design team meetings as an observer;
    ♣ Have good report writing skills;
    ♣ Understand the limits of our duties under any commission;
    ♣ Develop an understanding of project risk allied to the discipline and flag these to the project leader;
    ♣ Implement the QA procedures under the direction of the project manager and fully understanding our WoW process at a project delivery level;
    ♣ Check your own work for compliance with good practice and the project brief;
    ♣ Present your work to the project leader for approval prior to issue;
    ♣ Develop an understanding of project costs and the impact of designs on the overall budget for the scheme;
    ♣ Participate in value engineering sessions;

    Assist others with defects inspections and snagging;
    ♣ Assist others in the witnessing of commissioning for the project;
    ♣ Participate in technical design reviews;
    ♣ Assist in the preparation of room data sheets;
    ♣ Develop an understanding of maintenance and installation practices within the design.
    ♣ Ensure that Health & Safety is embedded into all work practices in line with company policies;
    ♣ Provide regular work status updates, including risks or concerns, to the Line Manager;
    ♣ Complete accurate timesheets by set deadline;
    ♣ Feedback on all business development opportunities;
    ♣ Demonstrate awareness of project risk issues, flagging potential problems to project leader.
    ♣ Demonstrate awareness of companys corporate values.
    ♣ Demonstrate sound work ethics in respect of the companys ABC (Anti-Bribery and Corruption) principles.
    ♣ Report to the Line Manager any issues that may affect the effective delivery of projects on agreed deadlines, the quality of the projects or any other points likely to affect the companys image.
    ♣ Perform basic levels calculations within rooms using Dialux software;
    ♣ Prepare services drawings for electrical infrastructure, lighting, small power, fire alarm systems, security and IT containment etc. in 2D or 3D as required;
    ♣ Prepare electrical panels schematics;
    ♣ Prepare bill of quantities;
    2. Supervision activities
    ♣ Assist at inspection and monitoring of the progress of the electrical works as the designers representative, aiming to ensure the works are carried out at an appropriate quality, and are in accordance with the Designers specifications;
    ♣ Undertake site inspections and prepare Technical Due Diligence reports;
    ♣ Assist in compiling final documents for handover;
    ♣ Prepare progress and technical reports as required;
    ♣ Assist at testing & commissioning process and provide reports as required;
    ♣ Respond to contractor queries and attend site progress meetings.


    The employee must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
    ♣ ONLY Electrical Engineering Bachelor degree accepted;
    ♣ Minimum 1-3 years experience of designing electrical low voltage systems in a variety of building types;
    ♣ High proficiency of English reading, writing and speaking;
    ♣ Demonstrate good attention to detail and show pride in the work produced;
    ♣ Develop an understanding of the electrical Romanian/European regulations applicable to the discipline and how to demonstrate this through calculation;
    ♣ Develop an understanding of working with Magicad or other 3D design software.
    ♣ Develop a working knowledge of AutoCAD;
    ♣ Assist others in plant room planning;
    ♣ Develop and understanding of utility load estimations and negotiations with the providers;
    ♣ Develop an understanding of key legislation;
    ♣ Manual double line and single line co-ordination;
    ♣ Working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of software;
    ♣ Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering information.
    Develop knowledge of the following Electrical Skills:
    ♣ Low voltage distribution systems;
    ♣ Cable calculations via Amtech or other software as instructed;
    ♣ Cable calculations by hand;
    ♣ Lighting calculations (via Dialux software);♣ nergy lighting;
    ♣ Small power;
    ♣ Fire alarms;
    ♣ Intruder detection;
    ♣ Access control & security systems;
    ♣ Disabled call systems;
    ♣ Data cabling and outlets;
    ♣ Lightning protection.
    The employee must demonstrate the following skills:
    ♣ Effective verbal and listening skills;
    ♣ Attention to detail and high level of accuracy;
    ♣ Computer skills including Microsoft Office 2010, AutoCAD 2010 at a highly proficient level;
    ♣ Stress management skills;
    ♣ Time management skills.

    Other info

    Personal qualities:
    The employee must respect all confidentiality clauses governing the projects he / she is involved. The employee must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:
    ♣ Understand the benefits of engaging with the wider view of the business;
    ♣ Have a strong desire for career progression allied to improving skills and professional development;
    ♣ Good communication skills and able to disseminate information well to others;
    ♣ Good organizational skills;
    ♣ Able to demonstrate innovative thinking;
    ♣ An understanding of personal accountability;
    ♣ Show an active interest in your own professional development;
    ♣ Conscientious, enthusiastic, reliable and punctual;
    ♣ Show ability to develop the skills required to inspire confidence both internally and externally;
    ♣ Demonstrate an understanding of the company's vision & values;
    ♣ Be honest and trustworthy;
    ♣ Be respectful;
    ♣ Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity;
    ♣ Be flexible;
    ♣ Ability to work in a team and demonstrate work and moral ethics;
    ♣ Ability to respect deadlines and achieve targeted results whilst working individually;
    ♣ Availability to travel.