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Construction Engineer

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Full time permanent
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Construction Engineer - Electrical

Location: Cumbria

Talented people are the key to our success

As well as our competitive Salaries, please look at the other benefits on offer.

Your CV will be screened by an experienced recruitment consultant, and you will hear back from us within 48 hours.

About us:

Come and work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Job Title: Construction Engineer - Electrical

Job Summary:

We are seeking a highly skilled Construction Engineer to oversee the design, construction, installation, and commissioning of electrical systems for our construction projects. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in the successful delivery of electrical projects, with experience in both new build and refurbishment projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, specify, and manage the installation and commissioning of electrical systems for construction projects.
  • Manage the design process for electrical systems, ensuring that they are fit for purpose and comply with all relevant regulations and standards.
  • Liaise with the project team to ensure that electrical requirements are fully integrated into the overall project plan.
  • Monitor progress against the project plan, identifying risks and opportunities, and taking appropriate action to ensure the project is delivered on time and within budget.
  • Work with external contractors and suppliers to ensure that they are meeting project specifications and requirements.
  • Conduct site visits and inspections to ensure that electrical systems are being installed and commissioned to the required standard.
  • Manage the handover of electrical systems to the client, ensuring that all relevant documentation is provided, and that the client is fully trained on the use and maintenance of the systems.

Key Requirements:

  • Qualification in Electrical, Electronic, or Control Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in the successful delivery of electrical projects within the construction industry.
  • Good knowledge of relevant regulations and standards, such as BS7671, IEC 61508, and IEC 61511.
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with a high level of self-motivation and initiative.
  • Willingness to travel to construction sites as required.

If you are looking for a challenging new role, we would love to hear from you. Please apply with your CV and a covering letter outlining your experience and qualifications.


Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.

Our work focuses on delivering non-nuclear infrastructure activities in a nuclear environment both for civil and military customers.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

 Morgan Sindall has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. Please note that any CV’s submitted will be deemed as gifted to Morgan Sindall and any agency terms & conditions associated with the use of such CVs will be null and void.



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