Principal Electrical Engineer

FCO Services
London (Greater)
£44,541-£51,600 plus benefits
12 Apr 2018
06 May 2018

Principal Electrical Engineer

£44,541-£51,600 plus benefits

Based London or Milton Keynes with extensive overseas travel

At FCO Services, we protect information, assets and people for government-level customers in the UK and around the world. Join us, as the lead electrical engineer within our M&E team, and you will get to play a key role in electrical projects in varied and challenging locations all over the world.

Deliver critical electrical projects around the world

You’ll be responsible for the design and management of a wide range of overseas electrical, projects, typically up to £1m in value. Throughout each project, you will be liaising closely with customers, stakeholders and end users to ensure you deliver a final product that meets their needs. Some projects may also involve you leading a multi-disciplinary team from inception through design, tendering and on-site supervision, to completion. Another key part of the role is to act as a subject matter expert, providing colleagues and contractors across the organisation with electrical engineering guidance and advice.

Find new ways to apply your project management skills

We’re looking for a Chartered Electrical Engineer with membership of IET, CIBSE or equivalent and proven experience of managing major projects from inception through to completion. This should include specific experience of delivering estates and security/IT projects of medium to large complexity. Good awareness of budget and resource management is essential, and knowledge of contract administration would be a definite advantage. It’s also important that you have strong communication and relationship-building skills and the ability to understand, capture and define your clients’ objectives. You must be willing and able to travel overseas, sometimes at short notice.

And take your career to the next level

Our customers, who include the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, look to us to respond with speed, agility and innovation to their ever-changing security challenges. This gives every job here added significance, and provides you with a uniquely testing environment in which to hone your technical expertise.

All our employees have to be security cleared to the highest level, so you will need to undergo a comprehensive vetting process before joining.

To find out more please visit our website by clicking the apply button below. 

Closing date: 6th May 2018

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