Principal Electrical / ICA Design Engineer - Water

Arcadis Llp
30 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Electrical / ICA Design Engineer Birmingham / Cardiff The Exciting Opportunity If you're looking for a role as a Principal Electrical / ICA Design Engineer and wishing to develop your career and are ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our utilities team in Birmingham as an Electrical / ICA Design Engineer and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. Our Utilities team is involved in some of the UK's most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with the Environment Agency and some of the UK's most established and recognisable water companies, undertaking a vast array of projects to enhance the UK's water and utility services. Key Duties Include * Undertaking design and advisory services relating to new and existing electrical / ICA infrastructure and operation on water and wastewater related schemes * Ensuring projects meet required legislative, quality, safety and environmental standards and objectives * Technical delivery of projects, in a Lead Discipline Engineer capacity * Identify and develop innovative and optimised technical solutions based on client needs and drivers * Interface and co-ordinate work with multi-disciplinary teams (e.g., process, civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, and ICA) * Establish relationships with clients and other delivery partners on project technical, commercial and progress matters * Act as mentor or buddy to developing engineers * Line management responsibility for assigned staff. * Acting as Regional Electrical and ICA Team leader (up to 5 staff) and undertaking performance development reviews * Ensure capture of key project and technical knowledge, including innovations * Promote MEICA team capability and achievements both internally and externally What You Have To Offer Essential: * Relevant accredited engineering degree and * Chartered engineer or Incorporated Engineer * Membership of appropriate professional institution (e.g., IET) * 8 to 10 years post graduate experience * Experience in technical delivery of clean and wastewater treatment and network projects * (Electrical) - Experience in technical delivery of MV/LV electrical distribution systems, MCCs, motorised plant, earthing systems * (ICA) - Experience in technical delivery of PLC, communications networks, SCADA, telemetry systems and field instrumentation suitable for the application and environment. * Excellent communication and motivation skills * Team player with collaborative behaviours * Ability to motivate and lead others to achieve desired outcomes. * Problem solver i.e. "Can -do" attitude Desirable: * Client facing skills * Work in an engineering design consultancy and/or alliance * Experience of working on design and construct projects * Combined electrical and ICA design skills and experience * Chartered Engineer Why ARCADIS Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate ?3.4 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Arcadis. Improving quality of life. Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: * Highly competitive salary * Pension matched to 8% * Healthcare * Life Assurance * Income Protection * Annual Leave, with option to purchase additional days * Annual Professional Institution Subscription Paid * Tax Free Season Ticket Loan * Flexible Benefits Scheme, including Cycle to Work and Childcare Vouchers * Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave * Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make Waiting period applies to some benefits Opportunities like this are rare. Don't miss out on a chance to put yourself in a place where great things can happen. Get in touch now to let us know that you're interested in making a move.
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