Electrical Design Manager

Location Cork
Discipline: Construction & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Brian Doyle

Contact email: brian.doyle@elitetalenthub.ie
Job ref: 32676
Published: 8 days ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our client is a leading engineering services company with a proven track record of high quality, customer focused project delivery for over 130 years. Our clients core divisions include Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Sprinkler and Fire Protection. Some of the other services our client provides include Waste to Energy (BioEnergy), Specialist Lift, Off Site Fabrication, Technical Support Services, Maintenance, Asset Management, BIM (Building Information Modelling) and Geo-Surveying.  Our client offers competitive salaries, financial support for further training, Continuous Professional Development (CPD) leading to chartered status, performance incentives and the ability to progress your career with a world class engineering contractor.


Position: Electrical Design Manager.

Location: Remote/Hybrid Cork.


Job Description

As an Electrical Design Manager, you will play a pivotal role in our clients project development and implementation process. You will work closely with the Project Manager as well as a multidisciplinary team of engineers and industry experts to deliver cutting-edge projects. Current requirements allow for a hybrid role between our clients Cork office and remote working and also fully remote depending on applicants experience/preference.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the electrical design process for Renewable Energy Infrastructure Projects
  • Reporting to the Project Manager on project progress, risks, and issues associated with design.
  • Managing the interface between the civil and electrical design as necessary.
  • Analyse supplier information for alignment with design specifications.
  • Review and understand schematics, GA plans and projects specifications.
  • Design reviews, validate equipment and systems.
  • Complete technical submittals, RFIs, equipment registers and trackers.
  • Analysis of all design documentation and identification of any scope gaps.
  • Review quality on site – walking down systems to ensure compliance with project team. 


Skills and Requirements

  • Relevant 3rd Level Electrical Qualification essential.
  • 5+ years of experience in Electrical design
  • 1-2 yearsexperience in a similar role is desired.
  • Experience in the renewables and/or T&D necessary.
  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills, able to collaborate effectively with colleagues, clients, and external partners.
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Office systems required.
  • Demonstrated appetite for continuous learning and personal development. 



Our client offers a competitive salary package commensurate with experience and qualifications. In addition, you will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive environment, collaborating with industry leaders and contributing to a sustainable future. Our client values work-life balance and encourages professional growth through training and development programs.