Electrical Engineering Lead, Process/Pharmaceutical

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    Facilities Management
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    Energy, Utilities & Mining
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Electrical engineering, electrical engineering lead, pharmaceuticals

Electrical Engineering Lead- Process/Pharmaceutical

Your new role:
Here in Hays Recruitment we are currently recruiting for an Electrical Engineering Lead to develop and lead the engagement with our process and pharmaceutical clients as they look to review and implement changes in energy usage within their facilities.
The successful candidate will work with clients to identify large-scale opportunities to deploy renewable energy technologies at their facilities and identify the electrical works required to upgrade and integrate such technology into their facility.
This position requires that an individual be comfortable in a fast-paced work environment, as well as possess excellent technical problem-solving skills, commercial acumen and have the ability to build lasting client relationships.

Key Responsibilities:
  • To identify and develop the electrical technical solutions to allow our clients to deliver solutions to reduce energy consumption and decarbonise their facilities.
  • You will lead the development and costing of the identified works for client approval supported by a strong back-office team.
  • The successful individual will be expected to work with the client and other consultants/specialists to determine the feasibility of proposals, develop the design and costings of same and to oversee the detailed design through to construction of the works

The role includes directly undertaking and/or managing sub-consultants performing the following:
  • Identifying potential opportunities for the deployment of wind turbines and ground mounted solar PV installations at client sites
  • Determining processes which could be shifted from gas to electrical energy
  • Undertaking preliminary electrical designs to determine practical, cost-effective solutions
  • Preparing feasibility studies and option costs
  • Engaging with supply chain on delivering solutions
  • Engaging and managing civil and other consultants required for the project
  • Engaging with ESB Networks and local planning authorities where required
  • Providing the client with the technical assistance for their internal approval process
  • Leading detailed costing exercises
  • Ensuring seamless handover of project to Operations team for construction. Remain a key contact point for the client throughout the works until handover.
  • Ensuring company commitments are delivered on time and within budget
  • Ensuring health and safety considerations and regulations are considered and incorporated at all stages
  • The mentoring and development of more junior staff

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:
  • A primary degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Suitable similar experience is desirable.
  • Previous experience of MV/HV electrical infrastructure within process / pharmaceutical environments
  • Previous experience of interfacing with ESB Networks is desirable.
  • Previous experience with grid connections and renewable energy is an advantage
  • Strong IT skills with Microsoft Office packages, including diagnostic skills, and familiarity with Auto-CAD or similar is preferred

  • A fully hybrid working model is in operation between home, office and site
  • Attractive Salary and Bonus structure
  • Pension
  • Career development opportunities
  • Further education support
  • Company Vehicle
  • Laptop & Mobile Phone
  • Bike to Work Scheme

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Talk to Michaela Murray, the specialist consultant managing this position

Located in Hays Recruitment, Cork, 54 South Mall, CorkTelephone: +353860840247
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