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Electrical Engineer

  • Salary: €70000 - €80000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Data Centres
  • Function: Electrical Engineer
  • Contact: Cameron Hirst
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 03 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 29259/001_1641304234

Electrical Engineer

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Data Centre Project

€70,000 - €80,000

Flights / Accommodation / Living Allowance

As Electrical Engineer you will be responsible for the electrical engineering activities on a Data Centre project just outside the city centre of Amsterdam. The activities associated with the project will vary and will be agreed with the Project Manager on an ongoing basis. You will co-ordinate the technical design with the onsite installation through to the successful commissioning.

Role Responsibilities

  • Collate all design documents and drawings

  • Attend project Handover Meetings

  • Evaluate value engineering or cost saving opportunities

  • Preparation of co-ordinated drawings covering all aspects of the installation

  • Review and understand project design specifications and drawings and access compliance of co-ordinated drawings and technical submittals

  • Assist in the production of weekly progress reports

  • Assist in the compilation and assessment of Technical Submittals

  • Processing requisitions, generation of purchase orders

  • Receipt verification (RV) of equipment and materials arriving on site

  • Seek to clarify queries with the design team through the request for information (RFI) system

  • Understand the commercial fundamentals of a project including profit plans, potential variation logs and take offs' etc

  • Liaise and co-ordinate with members of the design team, contractors and in-house project team on technical and commercial issues

  • Attend technical meetings with members of the design team, contractors, and in-house project team

  • Carry out document control, recording & transmitting information utilising File Key

  • Prepare method statements and risk assessments for production activities

  • Organise and assess the work of sub-contractors

  • Carry out Quality Control through inspections and snagging including walking down of P&ID's, and layout drawings

  • Population of test packs and tracking of same

Role Requirements

  • 3rd level qualification in Building Services Engineering / Electrical Engineering or Senior Trades qualification or equivalent

  • Significant Project engineering experience of 5 years+ with an electrical contractor

  • Previous record of delivering medium to large electrical projects (Commercial, Industrial, pharma, data centre type projects)

  • Commercial Awareness

  • Capability of walking down electrical systems to ensure compliance with specification

  • Experience developing technical submittals, completing technical reviews and assessments

  • Knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures - knowledge of the team, their strengths and weaknesses

  • The ability to multi-task and manage many priorities

  • Excellent communicator/strong interpersonal skills/communicates with impact

  • Excellent record keeper and administration skills

  • Leads and influences others

  • Innovates and leads in electrical/technical activity and challenges

  • Plans and effectively manages projects

  • Solves problems analytically and acts decisively

  • Is process driven and focuses on EHS and Quality Work Management Systems and Processes

  • Mentor and Coach to junior engineers and graduates