Electrical Building Services Engineer
About the role
We are currently seeking an Electrical Building Services Engineer to work on high profile projects in our London studio. As an experienced electrical design engineer, you will work with a supportive team in the environmental engineering profession at BDP. You will work on a variety of challenging projects, contributing to designing low voltage design schemes, building services distribution, industrial and commercial projects low voltage distribution, small power, communications, lighting, fire alarm systems, intruder alarm, access control and lightning protection.
As part of an interdisciplinary architectural and engineering framework (with 50% of our work in-house and 50% contracted through external architects), you will be at the forefront of a holistic design process in a vibrant environment.
You will have completed an OND/HNC/Degree in Electrical Engineering or Building Services and have 3 years + post qualification experience, having worked on a portfolio of projects.
You will have strong knowledge of AutoCAD, Amtech/Hevacom and EDSL, while DIALux experience would be beneficial. You will know how to use Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign and Illustrator).
You will have experience of producing reports, covering subjects such as HV/LV distribution, small power, communications, fire alarms and security systems. Enthusiastic about sustainability, you will have a good knowledge of energy renewables and experience of contributing towards BREEAM assessment.
BIM knowledge and experience would be beneficial but not essential.
You will demonstrate a collaborative team-working style and enjoy working to tight deadlines. You will be able to work effectively with people at all levels and from all backgrounds and have excellent English language communication skills, both verbally and in writing.
BDP is a major international interdisciplinary practice of architects, designers, engineers and urbanists working together to create outstanding 'places for people'.
We work closely with users, clients and the community to create special places for living, working, shopping, culture and learning across Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia.
Founded in Preston in the UK in 1961, we now have studios across the UK, Ireland, Netherlands, the MENA region, India, and China. BDP has a leading track record in all major sectors including health, education, workplace, retail, urbanism, heritage, housing, transport, leisure, public safety and energy utilities, having won over 750 awards for design quality from international and national bodies.
In return, BDP offers an excellent opportunity for your personal development as well as an attractive remuneration package that includes a competitive salary, flexible pension allowance, private medical insurance, contribution towards professional subscriptions and a great working environment.
Please write or apply via our web site www.bdp.co.uk/careers enclosing a CV stating why you believe you are suitable for the position, including an indication of your salary expectations.
BDP is an equal opportunities employer
No agencies or third party applications please