Opportunities > Electrical Engineering

Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Salary

    Comprehensive Benefits Package and Salary
  • Education level

    Bachelors Degree
  • Closing date

    October 27, 2023

Are you an enthusiastic, motivated, hardworking Senior Electrical Engineer looking for a new opportunity within one of Ireland’s leading Engineering consulting firms?

Our client is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to be based in their Dublin office to take the lead in the delivery of Electrical Engineering design elements of building and site development projects.


  • Serving as the Lead Electrical Engineer within Multidiscipline Design Teams.
  • Ensuring compliance with safety standards and regulations, including the Ancillary Certificate of Compliance for Building Regulations, relevant Codes, Design Construction Risk Assessment, and NZEB.
  • Providing design input and overseeing the implementation of all Electrical components in projects.
  • Generating project reports, such as Particular Specifications and Forms of Tender, for Planning, Tender, and Construction Stages.
  • Developing fee proposals and submitting quality proposals for design contracts involving both public and private clients.
  • Engaging in Business Development activities and facilitating communication with internal and external stakeholders through email and meetings.
  • Conducting thorough reviews of design drawings and documentation before release.
  • Evaluating proposals from Contractors and Design Teams.
  • Fulfilling the responsibilities of a Designer as defined by the SHWW(C) Regulations.


  • Experience in designing, specifying, and overseeing on-site installation of the following:
    • Medium & Low Voltage infrastructure
    • LV switchgears and cabling
    • UPS systems
    • Generator power management
    • Vertical Transport systems
    • Public and Street Lighting infrastructure
    • Lighting and emergency lighting systems
    • Fire alarm systems
    • Security systems
    • BMS (Building Management Systems)
    • Information and Communication Technology infrastructure
    • Containment solutions (e.g., telephones, intercoms, data cables, and wireless internet connections)
    • Lightning protection measures
  • Proficiency in sustainable design
  • Familiarity with design software such as Dialux, Lighting Reality, and Amtech.


  • Membership in any Engineering Professional Body.
  • Chartered Engineer status (Preferred).
  • Experience in staff management and Client interaction.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Experience in financial management of design budgets.
  • Ability to fulfill the Ancillary Certifier role on projects.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite.
  • Good listening skills and effective communication.
  • Positive outlook and approachable demeanor.
  • Experience in delivering Electrical Engineering Design.
  • Flexibility with the ability to multitask and prioritize as needed.
  • Well-motivated, capable of both team and independent work.
  • Familiarity with aviation (an advantage but not required).
  • Understanding of BIM processes, AutoCAD, and Revit.


What’s on offer:

Our client offers a competitive salary along with a fantastic benefits package which includes, hybrid work model, flexible core hours, generous annual leave, cycle to work scheme, international remote working up to 20 days a year, life assurance and a really strong pension contribution scheme.

If you feel like you would be a good fit for this role apply today!