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Electrical Construction Engineer

Balfour Beatty UK
Bridgwater, Somerset
£40000 - £60000/annum
Closing date
Feb 10, 2023

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Construction Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
About the role

Amazing infrastructure isn't the only thing that gets built here. Incredible careers do too.

Join our Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick team as an Electrical Construction Engineer on the Hinkley Point C Project for the MEH Alliance and you can build something to be proud of here.

We are an ambitious company that always supports our teams to reach their professional potential and have an unrivaled world-class team

We welcome applications from all backgrounds by embracing diversity and inclusion

What you'll be doing

We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced electrical construction engineer to join an existing team to drive processes and procedures within the installation phase and select appropriate construction methods and strategies.

This role would be fully site based and any prospective candidate would need to based within the delivery team.

In return, you will be joining a supportive environment with regular conversations about professional development and career ambitions

As an electrical construction engineer, you will be accountable for:

* Carrying out constructability studies including CDM assessments

* Liaison with the client to understand the HPC strategy for site-wide management

* Specification of site requirements including temporary works and buildings

* Specification of system setting to work and testing requirements

* Derivation of material logistics plans including lifting requirements

* Actively demonstrate an attitude to safe working practice that reflects our own and our Clients culture strong safety culture.

* Requirements able to deduce and identify specific requirements for project and construction aspects.

* Proposals able to critique requirements and compile strategies into targeted proposals as solutions to problems.

Who we're looking for

Essential and desirable qualifications and experience

* Appropriate Engineering degree or suitable experience

* Professional accreditation preferred

* NVQ Leadership and Management

* IOSH Managing Safety

* Extensive experience in Construction Engineering. Time served plus 10 years experience.

* Considerable relevant experience in the construction of Power Generation and or oil & Gas or Petrochemical industries facilities (pressure vessels, tanks, mechanical, fabrication, pipelines, piping etc.) including live installations.


* Makes prompt and appropriate decisions even with limited information.

* Meets commitments and adheres to the Code of Business Conduct and ethical behaviour, procedures and rules/regulations.

* Establishes & maintains effective relationships with customers, gains their trust & respect.

* Ability to demonstrate an attitude to safe working practice that reflects our own and our Clients strong safety culture.

* Populating and or using a works management system.

* Positive, can-do mentality

* Strong team player

* Flexible and adaptable

* Able to manage a busy workload and multiple priorities

* Clear communicator at all organisation levels


* Demonstrates Humility through sharing success as a team

* Demonstrates Positivity through always striving for solutions

* Demonstrates Respect through valuing other points of view

* Demonstrates Clarity through sharing information simply and concisely

* Demonstrates Solidarity through adopting a One Team MEH approach

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick (BBK) is a market leading mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP) and mechanical, electrical and instrumentation (ME&I) solutions provider with over 100 years of engineering expertise.

We design, install and maintain the systems that make building infrastructure work. Emphasising environmentally efficient technologies, digital construction and offsite manufacturing, our experienced teams deliver high quality solutions across the following sectors: Aviation, Buildings, Civils, Defence, Energy and New Build Nuclear.

To help and support us with our desired commitment to create an inclusive culture we are members of WISE, enei, Business Disability Forum and Women into Construction. In 2020, we signed the Audeliss and Involve Open Letter to demonstrate our commitment to taking key long term and sustainable actions on Black Inclusion. Balfour Beatty is also a Gold Award holder in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

As a Disability Confident Employer, we are committed to working with people who have disabilities and long-term health conditions to remove barriers for them in obtaining employment. We are also committed to offering applicants with a disability an interview if they meet the minimum requirements for the role

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