Senior Electrical Engineer

We are looking for a motivated and creative Senior Electrical Engineer to join our new Building Services team within our busy Cambridge Buildings office. This is an exciting position with great opportunities for a talented candidate to take a key role in supporting the team leader in building a new team, expand the capability in mechanical and electrical engineering in Cambridge, and help to broaden and strengthen our Cambridge client base.

Our Cambridge Buildings team is well established and has an enviable reputation in world class projects. It is growing to incorporate building services design; we will offer multi-disciplinary consultancy to our clients built on the foundations of the established team of structural and acoustic engineers who have been serving our clients here from Cambridge since 2000.

This position offers the right candidate excellent career progression and personal development potential. The ideal candidate will be technically well rounded and able to lead projects, managing MEP resources and meeting clients.

About Ramboll

Ramboll is a leading engineering, design and consultancy company founded in Denmark in 1945. With close to 13,000 experts in 35 countries, including 1,200 in the UK, we emphasise local experience combined with a global knowledge-base. 

Owned by the Ramboll Foundation and our staff, high ethical standards as well as responsibility towards society and employees are ingrained in our cultural DNA. Ramboll was value-based long before it came into fashion and we live our values every day. We constantly strive to achieve inspiring and exacting solutions that make a genuine difference to our customers, end-users and society as a whole.

Core Duties and Responsibilities

  • Delivery of design information packages on time
  • Plan, undertake, coordinate, and manage work on projects or programmes
  • Perform complex analysis using computer modelling
  • Apply judgement in the evaluation, selection, and adaptation of standard techniques
  • Undertake project research including surveys and inspections
  • Prepare bid and contract documentation
  • Undertake the project manager role for single discipline projects
  • Represent Ramboll at external client meetings
  • Understanding of financial arrangements for projects including fee forecasting, fee preparation, and allocation
  • Monitor actual project costs against target costs and administer change control procedures in accordance with agreed scope of service
  • Provide electrical design expertise for the Cambridge office, work collaboratively with our team in Cambridge and London in order to deliver projects and keep professional development up to date

Professional Membership and Qualifications

  • Relevant degree in Electrical Engineering, Building Services Engineering or equivalent qualification
  • Chartered Engineer or will have gained sufficient experience to obtain full membership of an appropriate professional institution

Required Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Solid technical knowledge of Electrical Engineering and general  understanding of other building services disciplines and multi-disciplinary design
  • Previous experience of BIM and ability to oversee the production of design information with Revit is essential.
  • Experience of higher education, residential and laboratory projects would be beneficial

Personal Qualities

  • Able to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, confident, professional and able to negotiate positive outcomes with clients and staff when required.
  • Possess skills and aptitude to provide guidance, instruct, motivate, and manage junior colleagues
  • Be able to interface comfortably with clients
  • Demonstrate pride in their work, through high quality and accurate timely delivery
  • Be able to work collaboratively with others to form strong positive working relationships
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload to ensure timescales are met
  • Ability to work on own initiative, but also seek assistance when required
  • Willingness to develop personal skills and basic knowledge in other engineering disciplines
  • Willingness to share knowledge and help junior team members develop

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits package including 25 days holidays, private medical insurance, life assurance and group income protection. In addition, we offer a comprehensive flexible benefits package including childcare vouchers, gym membership, dental insurance, cycle to work scheme, travel insurance, discounts in a vast range of restaurants and shops and many more!
  • Be part of a dynamic, expanding organisation in a rapidly growing sector within the UK
  • High level of exposure to international expertise in the sector and opportunity to work on international projects
  • A vibrant and inspiring culture, based on innovation and flexibility

Ramboll is an equal opportunity employer.

Applying is easy

Firstly, upload your CV directly or by using LinkedIn.
If you upload your CV directly, you will be asked to confirm your personal details.
Secondly, upload your cover letter and other documents such as certificates and letters of recommendation.
We look forward to read your CV, application and documents.

Apply before 2018-03-23
Workplace Cambridge

Ramboll Group A/S

Ramboll Group A/S
Hannemanns Allé 53
DK-2300 Copenhagen S
Tel: +45 5161 1000
Fax +45 5161 1001


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