Electrical Engineer - Cork

Location: Ireland


Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2301-32018

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you an Electrical Engineer with 3+ years post-qualification experience, most of which will be in design gained within a consultancy environment?

Would you like to work with a leading Global Engineering Consultancy with an office based in Cork?

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

Electrical Design Engineer - Cork

Job Description

Our client is an international engineering practice, with multiple offices in Ireland. 

They provide cost management services for a wide range of projects, including buildings, civil engineering, industrial infrastructure and major highway projects.  

The successful candidate will be involved in a diverse and challenging range of design projects including life sciences, data centres, commercial, industrial and retail commissions. 

Project Planning and Management

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 lighitng, fire alarm systems, ICT systems, security systems and vertical transport

Coordination of work with all members of design teams (architect, engineers of all disciplines, QS etc.)

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

Estimating and Cost Control on projects

Compiling project reports

Conceptual design studies and reports

Mentoring and development of junior and intermediate engineers in the group


Degree qualified or equivalent in Electrical Services engineering or Electrical Engineering. 

3 years post-qualification experience, most of which will be in design gained within a consultancy environment. 

Experience in a wide range of projects . 

Proven team player. 

Organised and adaptable with a flexible approach to work. 

Ability to meet strict deadlines 

Good Report writing skills. 

Experience in design of low voltage and medium voltage power networks. 

Technically excellent with an in-depth knowledge of relevant electrical, fire alarm and emergency lighting standards and regulations. 

Strong lighting design skills. 

Competent in electrical design software such as Amtech and dialux. 

Revit experience would be an advantage. 

Willingness to travel on business trips to support projects. 

Highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges


Negotiable Salary.

Attractive remuneration packages are offered to candidates who fulfil the requirements outlined

Share of company profits

Double matching pension contribution

A range of learning opportunities

Flexible working scheme

Travel to work scheme

Health insurance plans and subsidy

Life assurance and income continuance protection


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

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

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