Senior Electrical Engineer - Power Industry - Dublin

Location: Ireland

EUR 60,000 - 70,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2310-34288

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Senior Electrical Engineer with over 3 Years of Experience working in the Power Industry?

This is a full time permanent position based in Dublin.

If interested, please submit your CV to for review or call Colm on 01-9696684 to discuss further.

Senior Electrical Engineer - Power Industry - Dublin 

Job Description

Our client is a leading Irish multi-disciplinary Engineering company based in County Kildare.  

Our Client is looking for experienced Senior Engineers for projects in the transmission power industry. 

To provide a cost conscious and safe engineering service to a Project. 

Manage junior engineers and assists the Construction / Project Manager in construction operations.

Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHQE department. 

Supervise assistant and site engineers 

Assist with temporary works design schemes 

Take a personal interest in identifying, coaching and developing key staff. 

Monitor the work under their control to ensure that any unsafe work conditions and non-compliance with Company policies and procedures are promptly remedied. 

Maintain good working relations with client / designer / Team, together with our supply chain. 

Advise engineers on setting out methods and techniques. 

Ensure that the drawings and specification documents contain sufficient, accurate information for construction of the works. Formally request any missing information in sufficient time to allow the programme to proceed without delay. 

Communicate with foremen and supervisors to ensure full understanding of information provided. 

Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant for the use in the construction process. 

Prepare written risk assessments and method statements for the control of the works.  

Keep a full and accurate daily site diary, including any changes/variations, subcontractors attendance, and records of work related discussions with client / designer / project team. 

Ensure that inspection and test plans are completed as required by the PMP / Specification, including a check of dimension accuracy and quality. 

Undertake any reasonable duties expected of you.

Carry out all work in accordance with health and safety and any other legal requirements

Ensure compliance with the Company policies and procedures

Manage the performance of all employees assigned to you in accordance with legislation and company procedures.

Attend and engage fully in any learning and development activities that are deemed appropriate by your line management. 

Participate and engage fully in company appraisal/performance review processes and constantly work to improve your individual, your team and the wider group’s performance.  

Job Requirements

3 years’ experience in the transmission power industry, preferably in Ireland.

Minimum Level 7, preferable Level 8 Degree in Electrical Engineering.

Demonstratable project engineering experience in HV cable installation, jointing and commissioning. 

Strong Quality Assurance track record should be demonstratable as this is a focus of the role. 

Robust ITP management for the HV cable package is at the core of successful project delivery 

Chartered Engineer or working towards chartership (Preferred)

Ability to produce, implement and manage safe systems of work for construction procedures

Ability and confidence to communicate and present to Top Level Management, Senior level clients and public.

An understanding of the commercial issues in undertaking a large scale construction project.

Ability and confidence to discuss engineering issues with people across various levels and disciplines.  

Excellent knowledge of current Health & Safety and Environmental legislation.


€60k to €70k Salary negotiable depending on Experience.

Other benefits include



Medical Allowance

Professional Memberships 

Annual Leave of up to 27 days.


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Project Manager interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Karen by e-mail or phone +353-1-9696684 for a confidential chat.

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