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Electrical Design Engineer


Borehamwood, Hertfordshire



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Job Description

Are you an experienced Electrical Design Engineer looking to progress your career with a reputable M&E contractor on prestigious landmark schemes in London?


We are offering an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Design Engineer to join our well-established team working on various projects. Working alongside our successful teams here, ARK M&E will give you the opportunity to gain experience as well as new skills to help you progress further and develop within the company & industry overall.


Whilst pushing you to perform your best, we offer great guidance & support to improve your career path with fantastic facilities such as a dedicated training & development department & various training courses.


As a thriving, leading contractor we are continuing to expand across London, Manchester and the Midlands with numerous exciting projects pursuing into 2020.

Role & Responsibilities:

·         Defining the installation requirements of electrical systems and components

·         Responsible for undertaking electrical services design including lighting, small power, fire alarms, CCTV and security system

·         Preparation and configuration of standard and custom wiring drawings

·         Performing electrical load analysis

·         The selection and application of materials and processes appropriate to each design element

·         Supporting Mechanical Design Engineers within the group with guidance on electrical issues

·         Supporting problem solving during manufacturing build process and through aftermarket queries

·         HV/ LV designing

·         Producing lighting and cable calculations using Amtech and Dialux

·         Coordinate with the 2D and 3D CAD and Revit MEP teams to create models

·         Perform the role of Electrical Design Lead at internal and external design review meetings.

·         Supervising and mentoring an electrical design team to ensure the quality of the design output and achievement of deadlines throughout the project.

·         Evaluating technical requirements and providing viable solutions    


·         Demonstrable experience and knowledge/qualifications in Mechanical Building Services Engineering design

·         Autodesk CAD and Microsoft Office packages

·         Experience of site works including mechanical condition surveys and snagging/inspection during construction works, experience of commissioning witnessing

·         Experience in specification writing (NBS or NES type) would be beneficial

·         Experience in thermal modelling/EPC assessment would be beneficial

·         Experience of sustainable design solutions

·         Knowledge and application of Building Regulations (Part L, Part F etc.) and appropriate British Standards (heating, natural gas, pipework systems etc.)

·         Knowledge of RIBA Plan of Work/BSRIA Building Services Design Framework process

·         Ability to manage workload of multiple projects and prioritise workload

·         Working as part of a team or autonomously

·         Writing and verbal communications

·         Analysing and problem solving

·         Membership of professional engineering institution (CIBSE/IMechE/IET) – preferred but not essential. We will support candidates looking to progress to CEng/IEng or EngTech level

Benefits of working for the JRL Group:

·         Competitive salary with confidence of working for an established and growing company

·         Pension Scheme

·         Possible career growth for the right candidate

·         An opportunity to work on some of the nation’s most exciting Construction projects

·         A stimulating & dynamic environment

·         Dedicated Training & Development Department

·         Team bonding events

·         Newly refurbished Gym & Multi-purpose Studio in Head Office

·         In-house barista

·         Contemporary Lounge & Canteen area

·         We endeavour to work closely with chosen charities which we encourage our employees to participate and contribute

·         Sporting Events – perfect for the keen cyclist/runner