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Electrical Engineer (Principal) – Job Ref: 13473

Excellent opportunity for an Electrical Engineer (Principal) to join a leading, highly respected, multidisciplinary global engineering consultancy. This company has a strong reputation for rewarding their staff & offer excellent career progression.

The successful Electrical Engineer will be responsible for a portfolio of projects and will be expected to take them from initial brief through scheme & detail design to installation and commissioning support.



  • Commercial – €25M+
  • Industrial (Labs / Cleanrooms) – €30M+
  • Healthcare – €15M+
  • Retail – €35M+
  • Leisure – €25M to €80M
  • Educational – €10M



  • The successful Electrical Engineer will be responsible for Project Planning and Management
  • Preparation of contract documentation and specifications
  • Designing and reviewing design work of intermediate and junior engineers
  • 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 in Electrical Services Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • The successful Electrical Engineer will have a minimum of 10 years post-qualification experience, most of which will be gained in design gained within a consultancy environment
  • Chartered Engineer
  • Technically excellent with in-depth knowledge of relevant standards and regulations
  • Experience in a wide range of medium to large-scale projects
  • Experience in leading and supervising multi-disciplinary design teams
  • Proven team player with management experience
  • Organised and adaptable with a flexible approach to work
  • Ability to deliver projects on time and within budget
  • Proficient in electrical design software such as AutoCAD, Revit & Dialux
  • A strong ability to communicate with the team and clients through sketching, drawing and in writing
  • Willingness to travel
  • Highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges



  • €65,000 to €75,000 – dependent on experience
  • 25 days AL + 2 paid CSR days
  • Pension up to 6% matching
  • Healthcare & life assurance
  • Laptop & Phone
  • Excellent career progression and in-house training
  • Flexible re remote working
  • Tax saver & bike to work scheme


If you are an Electrical Engineer looking for your next career move, please contact Leah Colfer. We will not send your cv to any client without your permission. We also have many other roles for Mechanical Building Services Engineers and Electrical Engineers across Ireland.

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