Electrical Design Engineer - Airport Infrastructure - Dublin

Location: Ireland

EUR 55,000 - 65,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2110-27824

Consultant: Colm Ashmore

Are you an Electrical Design Engineer with design experience on MV/HV projects?

This is a permanent staff role with a leading engineering consultancy based in Dublin 

If interested, please send your CV to colm@jobcontax.com or call Colm on +353-1-9696684

Electrical Design Engineer - Airport Infrastructure - Dublin 

Job Description

Our Client is one of the largest engineering practices in Ireland and has an exciting young and vibrant workforce with a strong creative and technical skill set.

To support this growth, they are seeking to appoint electrical design engineers with MV/HV and airport design experience.

This position requires individuals who are comfortable in a fast-paced work environment, as well as possess excellent problem solving skills, superior organisational and communication skills and the highest level of discretion and professionalism

To provide engineering solutions for all aspects of both primary and secondary HV Sub Station design from conception to construction and energization.

Primary Substation Design Layouts

Design of Substation Configuration and Switching Arrangement

Busbar System Calculations, Thermal & Mechanical Loading

Secondary design including, Control & Protection System Design, Interlocking

Auxiliary AC & DC System Sizing and Specification

Cable Scheduling

Short Circuit Analysis, Load Flow and System Losses

Protection Setting Determination

Lightning Protection, Protective Shielding, Earthing Design

HV Cable Rating Calculation and System Design, losses calculations, Load Flow Studies, Short Circuit studies

Specialist Technical Reports

Substation Plant Specifications

Engineering from Pre-feasibility to Project Completion

Technical Due Diligence

Application for Connections to TSO/DSO

Preparation of Employers Requirements

Interface Engineering with TSO/DSO

Bid preparation & Procurement.


Degree level in Electrical Design Engineering 

Previous experience with MV/HV design, HV sub-station and underground cable design 

Previous experience with Airfield works is an advantage.

Strong IT skills with Microsoft Office packages, including diagnostic skills, and familiarity with Eplan, Power Factor or similar is preferred.


Salary €55k - €65k based experience, negotiable for the right candidates.

Options of working from Dublin, Galway or Cork offices

Permanent Staff role with great career development


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are an Electrical MV Design Engineer interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Colm by e-mail at colm@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-9696684 for a confidential chat.

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