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Senior Electrical Engineer

Location: Billingham Salary: £60,000-65,000 DOE

Senior Electrical Engineer- Billingham

£60,000- 65,000 DOE + Package

Due to our client's continued expansion, we are actively seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to be working in their projects based in Billingham, UK. Our client is focused in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, Sprinkler and Fire Protection division and also offers additional top notch services that includes Waste to Energy (BioEnergy), Specialist Lift, Off Site Fabrication, Technical Support Services, Maintenance, Asset Management, BIM (Building Information Modelling) and Geo-Surveying. Please see below for the full job details. 

As Senior Electrical Engineer you will plan and organise all electrical technical functions specific to the project, coordinate interaction between in-house teams and clients, and provide guidance on technical requirements.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist in the pursuit of new project work by attending pre-bid meetings, identify scope, schedule, and budget, actively participate in preparation of proposals, lead client interviews and presentations as needed.

  • Effective communication and teamwork with engineering, procurement, and commercial teams are crucial for aligning technical requirements with project objectives and ensuring smooth project execution.

  • Leadership and coordination are paramount in overseeing multi-discipline design teams. 

  • Responsible for fostering collaboration, resolving conflicts, and ensuring that the collective expertise of the team is harnessed efficiently towards project goals.

  • Demonstrated experience working with multi-discipline design teams.

  • Develop project execution plans including definition of scope, schedule, communication tools, software tools and deliverable distribution lists.

  • The ability to balance competing priorities and optimise resource allocation is key to maintaining project schedules and delivering outcomes within stipulated timelines.

  • Multi-disciplinary design management experience required.

  • Identifying potential technical risks and formulating mitigation strategies demonstrate your foresight and problem-solving skills, crucial for navigating unforeseen challenges during project implementation.

  • Properly identify and assess project risks and escalate as appropriate.

  • Develop and maintain positive client relationships for all projects. 

  • Engaging with clients, external stakeholders, and sub-consultants throughout the project lifecycle demonstrates your commitment to addressing concerns and fostering a collaborative environment conducive to project success.

  • Building and nurturing positive client relationships by addressing technical concerns and ensuring alignment with project objectives is essential for client satisfaction and project success.

  • Ability to collaborate effectively with external partners, ensuring compliance with technical specifications and project requirements, is vital for seamless project execution.

Skills and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering discipline.

  • 10+ years’ experience as an engineer with a minimum of 3 years of relevant design project management experience is essential

  • Knowledge of Electricity at Work Regulations essential.

  • Knowledge of BS7671 Electrical Regulations essential.

  • Knowledge of Electrical Systems essential.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office essential.

  • Experience working with Quality software would be advantageous.

  • Candidate should be a high-energy professional with excellent communication, organisation, and analytical skills.


  • Accommodation

  • Work-life rotation TBD

  • Return flights

  • Living allowance

  • Competitive salary package. 

  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive environment. 

  • Work-life balance.

  • Training and development programs.

Please apply with your updated CV and we will contact you in return for a confidential discussion.  

Ideal candidates must be eligible to work in the UK. All applicants can expect a response after 24 hours. 

To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
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