Electrical Engineer

Job Category:  Engineering
Contract Partner Company:  Dalkia
Employing Company:  Dalkia

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Dalkia are recruiting for an Electrical Engineer to work with them on the Hinkley Point C Project,

Key Duties : 


  • Responsible for the direct management of the projects assigned you by the Senior Manager. Direct and coordinate the activities associated with running projects in accordance with identified company goals and procedures to obtain optimum efficiency, economy of operations and maximise profitability by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate Project Group Members.
  • Provide engineering and management resource to direct, supervise and support all project related operations.
  • Plan, develop and implement all activities associated with the efficient and profitable running of the assigned Projects.
  • Maintain high standards of customer service.
  • Monitor, review and improve through the implementation of appropriate procedures and initiatives.
  • Ensure that project operations are undertaken in compliance with all relevant standards and legislation through appropriate formal procedures.
  • Plan and undertake the project workload and allocate specific tasks to other appointed individual personnel associated with the project in conjunction with directions from the Senior Project Manager.
  • Monitor the workload and tasks that other individuals both in the office and at site level are undertaking on a daily basis to ensure the projects are operating in an efficient and profitable manner.
  • Prepare operational project programmes in line with main project programme and identify labour and material procurement deadlines. Carry out required tasks to ensure that identified deadlines are met. Monitor this on a daily/weekly basis as appropriate.
  • Prepare major material and master material procurement schedules. Identify and check that proposed procurement dates come in line with the appropriate programme dates to ensure that materials and equipment are available on site at the prescribed time.
  • Identify any main sub contract packages of work that will be required making reference to our original tender if appropriate. Arrange and attend sub-contract reviews, meetings and appointments.
  • Plan the site set up arrangements with the Senior Project Manager and procure via our plant department the appropriate site office, workshop and storage facilities making reference to our original tender allowance.
  • Monitor and coordinate work performed by the junior engineers and our own directly employed labour force/loan/Agency Labour Force/ Sub-Contractors.
  • Review and interpret proposed designs, drawings and specifications to ensure compliance with our obligations and appropriateness to required function and recognised standards.
  • Monitor project deliverables and direct work sequencing to expedite project delivery in line with our works programme.
  • Monitor individual project commercial performance against targets through regular review of job cost reports and detailed work in progress reports.
  • Provide detailed work in progress reports for discussion and monitoring by Senior Project Manager. Identify target shortfalls and discuss and carry out appropriate action to resolve any problems.
  • Assist in the preparation of the ongoing project account and final account. Ensure accounts are up to date as far as agreement of variations are concerned, monitor on at least a monthly basis to ensure variations are being agreed by others in a timely manners.
  • Ensure that project files, both hard copy and electronic versions, are set up in accordance with company procedures for each project. Carry out/ensure that filing is kept up to date and in the correct place.
  • Ensure that company standards for health and safety associated with all project activities are maintained as identified in the company health and safety policy.
  • Take personal responsibility for all project H&S issues ensure that when visiting site all paperwork associated with H&S issues such as tool box talk registers, site risk assessments, plant checks etc., are being carried out and are up to date.

Qualifications : 


  • Electrical underpinning knowledge



  • Technical competence
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Influencing skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Communication skills
  • Business Planning Skills
  • Leadership and Motivation

Behaviour & Attitude:


  • Positive attitude and behaviours that align with the business core values


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.