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Electrical Design Engineer


Salary Package: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Pac
Location: Southampton, England
Consultant: Matthew Moore
Posted: 10/01/2019


Berry Recruitment are seeking an Electrical Design Engineer for a permanent position in Southampton. The role is working as part of a multi-disciplined team, responsible for the design management of water and wastewater treatment plants. Reporting to the Electrical Engineering Manager, individuals will be responsible for managing all aspects of electrical design, including:

Responsible for management of project specific design deliverables
Carrying out design in accordance with M&E Design QA Procedures
Responsible for the detailed design in accordance with the TEL Procedures
Interpreting and understanding client requirements from client documents (drawings, specifications, correspondence, etc.)
Communication with client, external design resources and subcontractors to ensure compliance with specification
Site surveys of existing assets
Optioneering and feasibility studies
Assisting with tender pricing
Production of procurement specifications for electrical equipment and production of detailed design construction drawings
Project managing third party designs and providing design assistance to installation and commissioning teams
Review of vendor data and drawings for all electrical equipment and package plant, motor control centres, power distribution panels and field equipment panels
Management of internal and external project specific design costs in liaison with the Project Manager
Undertaking and checking of design calculations including modelling of the complete power system (AMTECH)
Preparation of drawings for CAD production, in accordance with the TEL QA procedures
Assist in the development of process control philosophies with the Process Engineer and suppliers. Production of URS documentation
Production of electrical scope and works enquiry submission documents
Estimation of material and labour costs
Undertake design risk assessments to support detailed design proposals
Responsible for preparing detailed electrical specifications
Responsible for the production of single line and block cable diagrams, load schedules, equipment specifications, cable schedules, equipment schedules, telemetry schedules, instrument schedules and I/O listings
Record and document all design changes through to completion and issue of ‘As Built’ documents
Liaise with clients and subcontractors


An appropriate electrical qualification is required and Chartered membership of a relevant professional institution is an advantage but not essential. Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.