Electrical Engineer

Contact Aimee Burke
  • Salary: Negotiable DOE
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Power & EnergyMission CriticalPharma & Life Sciences

The ideal candidate will be a fully qualified Electrical Engineer with 5 years’ experience in a consulting engineering office or in an engineering role within a manufacturing company with a heavy design emphasis.

Role Responsibilities

  • Responsible for running of medium size projects.
  • Client facing role in the development and design and coordination of engineering project services for Mechanical or Electrical installations, systems, equipment, facilities etc.
  • Develops and specifies applications of controls, instruments, and operating systems for all building engineering services purposes
  • Surveys tests and reports on existing electrical/mechanical installations
  • Specifies activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing confirm to functional specifications and customer requirements
  • Day to day decision making on project progress and direct liaison with and provides advice to client.
  • Represents Company at technical meetings with customers, professional teams and contractors teams.
  • Carries out engineering calculations to ensure drawings meet required robust industry and legal standards.
  • Responsible for technical content and accuracy of Trainee, Graduates and Engineers.


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in similar role
  • BEng, MSc, and have sufficient experience
  • MCIBSE/MIEE or HNC/HND + appropriate experience or equivalent

Specific Knowledge

  • Familiar with electrical engineering design software suites such as Amtech, Easypower, PTW etc.
  • Experienced in BIM/REVIT
  • Proficient in CAD
  • Familiar with MV & LV power distribution
  • Knowledge of current Irish Regulations e.g. ET-101:2008 (National Rules for Electrical Installations)
  • Comfortable with all aspects of MS Office applications word, excel etc
  • Capable of using IT based calculation and spreadsheet software
  • Proficiency in prioritising workload
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Good commercial & industry awareness


The successful candidate will be involved in various projects including data centre, biopharma / pharma, medical devices, food and drink sectors whilst earning some excellent benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension
  • Generous Annual Leave
  • Professional Memberships

For more information or to apply directly email aimee.burke@sonastechnical.com


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