Electrical Engineers (Building Services), Jobs, Edinburgh, 2535
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Electrical Engineers - (Building Services) - Edinburgh

£34,000 - £37,500 per annum - Manufacturing and Engineering
Ref: 2535 Date Posted: Thursday 09 Nov 2017

HR Consultancy requires 2 Electrical Engineers with a background in commercial building services for our Edinburgh based client. 


These roles will initially be on an ongoing temporary basis extending in 12-week periods.  With commercial build, refurbishment and upgrade projects in place for the next 10 years, this role has great potential. 


Main Purpose of Job:

  • Undertake a range of projects / areas of work to provide a professional Building Services Engineering Design / Surveying service.
  • Effective delivery of design / surveying services on a variety of building construction related projects, including major capital projects.
  • Ensure all schemes are delivered upholding best practice project management skills to achieve the highest affordable standards, on programme and within budget to meet the project brief. Service shall include all normal contract related operations from inception, through feasibility, design, tender documentation, contract administration, financial management, to final account and signing off making good defects.
  • This shall include for contract administration, financial management and dispute resolution of RICS National recognised standard forms of Capital and Revenue building contracts, including SBCC, JCT80 and NEC3.


Supervision and Management of People

  • Shared responsibility of full staff management duties of 6 members of staff.
  • Manage design teams and project teams in support of multiple concurrent projects
  • Deputise for the Engineering Manager and represent the organisation to a range of external stakeholders, and should present a positive impression of the organisation at all times.
  • Work with other internal departments and a range of external bodies and will require the post holder to build and maintain strong working relationships


Experience / Qualifications Required:

  • You will be degree qualified in Building Services Engineering with experience of working in a design or construction environment.
  • You should hold membership of a relevant property related professional body (e.g. MIET, IMechE or CIBSE).
  • You should have experience of working in a commercially aware environment and have sound knowledge of managing new build and refurbishment / upgrade projects, of varying sizes and complexity, both on and off site. They should also have experience of managing multi-disciplinary staff as members of project teams.
  • A reasonable knowledge and appreciation of other professional disciplines is therefore required along with experience and training in operating Prince 2 project framework.


The positions offer an annual salary between £34,000 and £37,500 depending on experience. 

If interested, and to discuss the position in more detail please apply with your CV and availability / notice period.