Senior Electrical Engineer - Ireland

Location: Ireland


Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2305-33151

Consultant: Sam Peter

Are you a Senior Electrical Engineer with 7+ years post-qualification experience, most of which will be in design gained within a consultancy environment?

This role can be based in Cork or Dublin.

There are both permanent staff and long term contractor options.

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

Senior Electrical Design Engineer - Ireland

Job Description

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

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. 

7+ years post-qualification design experience

Chartered Engineer or close to achieving chartership

Experience in a wide range of projects. Experience in mission critical projects an advantage

Technically excellent with in-depth knowledge of relevant standards and regulations

Experience in leading design teams

Proven team player

Organised and adaptable with a flexible approach to work

Ability to deliver projects on time and within budget

Competent in electrical design software

Good communication and report writing skills

Willingness to travel

Highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges


There are both permanent staff and long term contractor options

Negotiable Salary DOE

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 a Senior Electrical Engineer interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Colm by e-mail at or phone +353-1-9696684 for a confidential chat.

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