• Permanent
  • Limerick

Job Title – Electrical Engineer

Location: Limerick

Salary:40-50k pa 

Hours: Full time

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for an Electrical Engineer to join our client, a large electrical contractor located in Limerick City.


  • Complete electrical design review to identify design gaps and deviations or contradictions in the specifications.
  • Validate cable & containment sizing and make recommendations as appropriate.
  • Ensure that technical assessments are completed as required and technical issues are resolved without delay.
  • Compile and issue electrical technical submittals.
  • Assist with Value Engineering opportunities & proposals
  • Manage submittals through the approvals process, track procurement and delivery of electrical equipment and complete the receipt verification process once the equipment is delivered.
  • Attend & record regular supply chain meetings to ensure that progress is monitored & maintained within the overall construction programme.
  • Update and record progress on system trackers which are fully aligned with the construction schedule.
  • Manage & Co-ordinate the CAD/BIM Model in line with the M&E Services coordination plan on each project.
  • Review the electrical installation with the CAD/BIM team to ensure the design is constructible and that there is adequate space for installation and maintenance of all equipment and cabling.
  • Liaise with the design team & supply chain to ensure the correct operation of the plant on site & successful handover.
  • Complete electrical system walk-downs to ensure systems are compliant with specifications and drawings.
  • Compile test pack, FTOP’s and O&Ms and present for approval.
  • Manage specialist vendors during the commissioning process to ensure the timely completion of their work.
  • Undertake client training in line with an agreed training plan.
  • Uphold the highest levels of quality in line with ISO 9001:2015 standards and as per our quality management system.
  • Mentor and Coach Junior Engineers and graduates
  • Occasional site visits to other projects would be required


  • Relevant 3rd-level electrical qualification essential (Electrical trade background would be advantageous)
  • 2-3 years of experience in a similar role is essential
  • Proficient with AutoCAD and experience with Revit/Navisworks would be advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability effectively engage with different personality types
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent planning, organisational, training, teamwork, problem resolution and
  • presentation skills.
  • Excellent literacy, numeric and IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office packages

If interested in our Electrical Engineer role please apply below or call 086 1021850 between 8.30 am – 5.30 pm and speak to Nigel or email nigel@buildstaff.ie re the opportunity.


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