Electrical Engineer

Contact Dermot Doherty
  • Salary: €55,000 - €70,000
  • Location: IrelandMonaghan
  • Sector: Power & Energy

Job Opportunity: Senior/Intermediate Electrical Design Engineer (Hybrid Model)

Are you a seasoned or intermediate Electrical Design Engineer? We have exciting roles available as part of our clients dynamic team. Join us in crafting intricate electrical designs for Water & Wastewater Treatment Plants, spanning municipal and industrial domains. Plus, enjoy the flexibility of a hybrid work model.

About the Role:

In this role, you will be at the forefront of technical innovation, working closely with a diverse team that includes managers, engineers, internal and external collaborators, suppliers, and valued clients.


  • Assess and report on the electrical condition of various sites.
  • Evaluate client specifications for precision.
  • Create meticulous Electrical Technical Designs & Submissions.
  • Collaborate with clients to define project scopes.
  • Develop designs and precise cost estimations.
  • Engineer electrical distribution systems, encompassing Single Line diagrams and load schedules.
  • Design instrumentation solutions, including component selection, termination details, and cabling requirements.
  • Prepare comprehensive Cable Calculations & Schedules.
  • Collaborate seamlessly with other departments, such as design, contracts, control & automation, as needed.
  • Maintain open communication with clients.
  • Proficiency in panel schematics and wiring diagram updates.
  • Craft Control Philosophies.
  • Adhere to IS, EN, BS & IEC standards.
  • Procure necessary items to ensure project completion.
  • Develop timelines from contract award to project handover, managing all installations and documentation.
  • Contribute to method statements, risk assessments, and commissioning schedules.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with the Water and Wastewater treatment industry is advantageous.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to interpret and revise Electrical drawings and Schematics.
  • Strong grasp of current Electrical Regulations and Standards.
  • Proficiency in reading various drawings, including P&ID’s and layout drawings.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Robust engineering, analytical, and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Collaborative mindset for effective teamwork.
  • CAD knowledge is a plus.
  • Ability to present information effectively.
  • Experience in Project Engineering, Site Management, M&E Installation, Personnel Management, and Water &/or Wastewater industry exposure is beneficial.

Educational Requirements:

One of the following is essential:

  • Third-level Electrical Engineering degree or diploma, or Trade Qualification with relevant experience.
  • Similar relevant third-level qualification and experience will be considered.


  • Competitive Salary, negotiable based on experience.
  • Company Vehicle, Phone, Laptop.
  • Performance-related bonuses.



To apply please send your CV to Dermot.doherty@sonastechnical.com or apply directly through Indeed


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