Job Title: Senior Electrical Building Services Engineer
Location: London
Category: Building Services Engineering
Type: Permanent Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Reference #: RG1712

Job Description

Senior Electrical Building Services Engineer

As the Senior Electrical Design Engineer at our spectacular offices within central London you will be part of our Building Services team that are delivering innovative solutions for our client's.

Our projects include large scale residential and commercial schemes with contract values over £70 million to smaller schemes, working for interesting clients including, schools/universities, healthcare providers, housing associations, contractors, developers etc. Project procurement is both full design and design and build.

As the demand for our expertise continues to grow, we now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Electrical Design Engineer to join our significantly experienced and talented Building Services team.

Based at our offices in the heart of London (SE1) with over 80 staff covering a wide range of disciplines in property and construction, you will be responsible for delivering innovative solutions for our client's.

Senior Electrical Design Engineer duties include:
•Leading and supporting the design team delivering detailed design
Managing the project team to deliver design and information packages to meet project programmes

•Using specialist computer-aided design (CAD) and BIM (Revit) software and other resources to design the systems required for the project
•Designing site-specific equipment as required
•Overseeing and supervising the installation of building systems and specifying maintenance and operating procedures
•Liaising closely with other professionals, including structural engineers, architects, surveyors, and contractors of in-house and external project teams
•Attending a range of project group and technical meetings
•Ensuring that the design and maintenance of building systems meets legislative and health and safety requirements
•Advising clients and architects on energy use and conservation in a range of buildings and sites, aiming to minimise the environmental impact and reduce the carbon footprint

What we need from you:
To be successful in this role you will have an accredited Building Services degree or higher educational qualification and experience in a similar role. Ideally chartered or working towards chartered engineer status with a suitable institution. You will need to be an excellent communicator who can articulate complicated issues between our clients and our highly skilled project teams.

You will need to show a willingness to learn whilst demonstrating a high level diligence and organisational skills. You will have experience with designing a range of projects from conception through to completion including calculations, drawings, specifications, etc.

We would ask that you highlight a specific concept to completion project within your CV.

You will have demonstrable leadership skills working with members of staff.

You will be client facing and be able to demonstrate being able to generate new leads and appointments.

What's in it for you?
At Ridge we invest heavily in our biggest assets........our people. And as you will find out from day one in your Ridge career, you will be handsomely rewarded:

• 25 days holiday and study leave
• Company car or car allowance
• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance
• Pension: Standard 6% Ridge Contribution
• Highly competitive salary
• Hugh potential for progression and promotion
• Excellent work / life balance

Closing Date: 23rd September 2019

This position is now closed and no longer accepting applications.