Key information

Location: Sheffield
Job Reference: SH009/AI/23

The role

As a key member of a multi-disciplinary team, Senior Electrical Design Engineers apply their technical knowledge and managerial skills to deliver innovative and economic projects that meet our clients requirements.

The successful candidate will also act as a mentor to junior team members and ensure compliance across the team’s work.


Within this role your responsibilities will include:

  • Assist the Associate Director with client liaison and ensure that the project meets the clients’ objectives and requirements. To act as key client contact for project delivery, representing all of Waldeck’s services on a daily basis.
  • Identify opportunities to increase Waldeck’s services provided on each project.
  • Participate in the preparation/presentation of proposals/bids as required including estimating timescales and costs for proposed works.
  • Implement actions within Key Account Plans as required.
  • Produce deliverables in accordance with the allocated budget.
  • Support the Associate Director in the day to day management of workload.
  • Undertake significant elements of the design personally, including but not limited to: producing design calculations, sketches, specifications, reports and risk assessments. Where necessary, undertake analysis of project elements using suitable software packages and produce computational models accordingly.
  • Undertake thorough checking of technical content of work carried out by others to ensure that deliverables are correct and in accordance with all relevant standards and regulations.
  • Ensure that all work is carried out in full compliance with the Company’s Procedures. Participate in Quality Audits and ensure that any non-conformances are closed out within agreed timescales, and proactively adopt / disseminate best practice wherever it is identified.

Skills and experience

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Sound communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the latest building regulations and British Standards
  • The ability to work from your own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent IT skills; including Microsoft Office and CAD
  • Knowledge and understanding of sustainable technologies and assessment processes
  • The ability to liaise effectively and confidently with other public and private organisations
  • Good time-management skills
  • Ability to work with financial budgets
  • Good eye for detail and design
  • Ability to problem-solve, but also raise critical issues in a timely-manner to your line manager
  • Knowledge of issues pertinent to architecture, design, planning and the built environment in the context of sustainability


  • 26 days annual leave
  • Funded team socials and events
  • Full support and guidance towards chartership
  • Mega-projects throughout the UK and internationally
  • Company funded professional memberships
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • High street discount scheme
  • Contributory Pension
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Mental Health Wellbeing app
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Specsavers discount scheme

Apply Now

To find apply, please send your CV to Becky Hicks.

Becky Hicks


Becky Hicks
Group HR Assistant

08450 990285 | Message