Due to recent expansion and an increase in available contracts , one of my clients are recruiting for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer to join their team working on projects associated with a number of transmission and distribution grid connection projects. This role will be based in Dublin. Travel to and from sites on occasion required.
- Electrical design – Overhead line design, underground cable design, cable rating studies etc.
- Feasibility studies for grid connection options on renewable energy projects (Solar, Battery, Wind and others)
- On-site investigations, route selection and site surveys
- Preparation of material specifications & BOQ
- Design report compilation
- Detailed design drawing preparation
- Development of design processes
- Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team on the design of transmission and distribution networks
- Activities ranging from investigation and feasibility studies to design and specification, through to project management and technical support to other operational areas within the organisation
- On-site quality auditing during build phase
- Minimum Degree qualified – Electrical Engineering (NFQ Level 8)
- 4+ years of relevant industry experience would be an advantage
- An interest in developing a career in the Power Engineering Sector
- Strong technical and design ability essential
- Strong IT skills required. Knowledge of AutoCAD would be an advantage, but training will be provided where necessary
- Excellent team worker with effective communication and interpersonal skills
- A flexible approach to work & full drivers’ licence will be required
- Aptitude for formal report writing and professional presentation of work essential
- Ability to prioritise tasks, work on multiple assignments
- Ability to work on own initiative and meet deadlines
- Salary circa €60k – €70k DOE
- Excellent Benefits Package
If you are a Senior Electrical Design Engineer considering a career move, please feel free to send your CV or contact Lisa Cullen on for a confidential discussion. GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin with 24 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.