Principal Electrical Engineer

Location Bristol
Discipline: M&E / Building Services Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Contact name: Anna Walker

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Job ref: BBBH2429_1718182506
Published: about 1 month ago

Principal Electrical Engineer
Patchway, Bristol
Salary up to £65,000

Do you want to have a vital role in shaping some of the most exciting electrical engineering projects? Do you want to work for a leading global engineering consultancy?

A client of ours is looking for a Principal Electrical Engineer to join their talented team in Bristol. You will play a vital role in every aspect of electrical engineering on transformational programmes for critical UK infrastructure. You will have the opportunity to work on iconic engineering projects at home and abroad. As a consultancy, they work in all aspects of electrical engineering, within multiple sectors such as water, aviation, defence, energy, cities & development and education.

Benefits include:

  • 25 days leave each year plus bank holidays

  • Option to buy and sell

  • Flexible working arrangements, accommodating individual requirements

  • Generous company pension scheme and life assurance

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Critical illness cover and income protection

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Team socials and outings


  • Lead a team to undertake technical design work following relevant design standards and codes, and to high-quality levels

  • Prepare briefs, scopes of work and input into bid proposals

  • Successfully manage time and budgets to key project milestones and programmes

  • Work closely with teams in the UK and overseas to deliver integrated design solutions

  • Adhere to quality assurance standards in design

Ideally, we are looking for a Chartered Electrical Engineer who has experience leading design delivery and has knowledge of LV and HV systems, motor control centres and electrical installations/systems. You must be proficient in electrical design software such as Trimble and Amtech.

Apply today!

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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