Electrical Design Engineer - Engineering Consultancy - Kilkenny

Location: Ireland

EUR 60,000 - 70,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2310-34204

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you an Electrical Design Engineer with several years Experience working on Multiple sectors?

This is a full time Permanent Position based in Kilkenny.

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

Electrical Design Engineer - Engineering Consultancy - Kilkenny

Job Responsibilities

Our Client is a successful multi-disciplinary engineering business.

They are HQ’d in Kilkenny and Dublin with a client base that stretches across Ireland, UK, Europe and the Middle East.

The main responsibilities would be to deliver large complex and niche projects on time and to the highest technical standard along with management support. 

You will be assisting other engineers by helping and encouraging graduates 

Preparation of design and contract documentation and specifications

Designing and reviewing design work of intermediate and junior engineers

Design of systems including but not limited to maximum demand calculations, cable sizing, lighting, emergency lighting, fire alarm systems, ICT systems, security systems and vertical transport

Co-ordination of work with all members of design teams (architect, engineers of all disciplines, Q.S. etc.)

Ensuring that all designs and documents are prepared to the highest standards

Compiling project reports

Conceptual design studies and reports

Job Requirements

Degree in Electrical Services engineering or Electrical Engineering with several years post-qualification design experience

Technically excellent with in-depth knowledge of relevant standards and regulations including extensive knowledge of IS10101 and ET101:2008 National rules for Electrical Installations

Good communication and report writing skills, have the initiative to work alone.

Experience in leading design teams and a proven team player

Ability to deliver projects on time and within budget

Competent in electrical design software: Dialux, Amtech

Revit would be a distinct advantage.

Highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges

Mentor experience 

Comfortable estimating and Cost Control on projects


Fast-moving and challenging role, while working in the vibrant City of Kilkenny

Exposure to a wide range of projects (€500k-€250m) in exciting sectors

Direct exposure to clients and close working relationships with senior managers and directors

Flexible/remote working options after probation period

A company that supports your personal and professional development, through internal and external CPD

You may also have the opportunity to contribute to the Sustainability & Energy Part of the business.

Competitive salary: dependent on experience from €50k to €70k

Attractive working benefits including a company pension scheme

Excellent work life Balance as well as a great culture and company social club 


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are interested in this role you can contact Colm by e-mail at colm@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-9696684 for a confidential chat.

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