Mid Level
Design Engineer - Electrical Building Services
Spencer Group

Salary: Up to £40k (depending on skills and experience)

Closing Date: Friday, 4 May 2018

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Humber Quays, Hull


Up to £40k (depending on skills and experience)


Fixed Term – 6 months


Whilst all work will be undertaken under the supervision of a senior member of the design team the job holder will be expected to show initiative and self-reliance.

  • Receive the Clients brief/remit, formulate the scope of works and develop the design philosophy.
  • You will be expected to provide ‘best value’ working design solutions to technical problems and ensure the timely delivery of information.
  • You will have a working knowledge of the electronic design packages that are available within the design office, including AutoCAD and Hevacomp, but also be capable of undertaking calculations by hand.
  • Knowledge of the current standards is expected for the electrical building services systems used in the industry.
  • You will be capable of using AutoCAD 2d to produce detailed design drawings suitable for construction.
  • Experience of Building Information Modelling systems is preferred but training will be given.
  • You will be expected to have a working knowledge of Statutory Regulations and Codes of Practice.
  • You will have a working knowledge of the CDM regulations and will be responsible for ensuring that designs are compliant. You will also be required to produce Designers Risk Assessments for projects.
  • A working knowledge of low energy technologies and requirements of Building Regulations.
  • You will be required to produce specifications for the works.
  • Undertake site surveys and compile reports as many projects will be integrated with existing buildings / infrastructure.
  • Assess existing utilities for capacity to extend.

Person Specification

  • A self-starter with the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to lead by example, with a strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Extensive knowledge of current markets conditions.
  • Ability to work under pressure, whilst ensuring deadlines are met.
  • An aptitude to assimilate technical knowledge.
  • A strong work ethic with a desire to succeed.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum of HNC/HND in Electrical Building Services or equivalent vocational qualifications
  • Incorporated Membership of a relevant Institution (e.g. CIBSE)
  • Previous experience in a building services role in a design office environment or on site
  • Previous experience of Railway Infrastructure projects would be beneficial but not essential

To apply, please complete the ‘Apply here’ section located to the right or alternatively you can send your CV along with a covering letter detailing your suitability to: recruitment@cspencerltd.co.uk


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