Electrical Design Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1312363276-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Ross-shire Engineering Limited
  • Location: County Durham
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Driving, Energy and Utilities, Engineering, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

What Are We Looking For?

Owing to continued sustainable growth, our in-house Design team is looking for an Electrical Design Engineer to join our offices in Darlington. You will take on a fully supported leading role in all aspects of projects, from scoping and detailed design through to implementation, working with a multi-disciplinary team to service the needs of a number of sectors including Water, Energy and Chemical sectors.

Some typical projects you will be working on include newbuild water treatment plants, as well as MEICA upgrades to existing plants, gas scrubbers, legacy PLC/control system replacements (utilising our in-house SI capability) and legacy MCC replacements.

As part of industry-leading multi-disciplined project teams, some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Developing industry leading electrical and instrumentation/control concept and detailed designs
  • Close liaison across our multi-disciplined engineering teams
  • Participating in safety studies (HAZOP) etc.
  • Leading the EICA engineering input to and review of design solutions for MCC, PLC and instrumentation from suppliers both within and outwith the RSE group
  • Working with our in-house construction and commissioning teams to ensure we deliver a high quality solution to our clients
  • Mentoring and developing the next generation of EICA Engineering talent

What do you need?

  • Degree/HND/HNC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of British and European design standards.
  • Driving License
  • A passion to succeed and develop your career
  • A proven track record as a Trainee or Assistant Electrical Engineer, or completion of a Graduate Training programme post degree in both a design office and a construction environment within an applicable industry.

Who Are We?

RSE is the leading contractor of choice in the design, build & maintenance of water treatment & water recycling equipment. Delivering products and services to clients across the UK, our unique offering to the market focuses on innovation, efficiency, and excellence. Established in 1982, RSE has grown into one of the most prominent specialist engineering businesses in the UK water industry. We have created an in-house full-service capability from project inception through to design, fabrication, and delivery. In addition to this, we also have one of the largest servicing and maintenance teams in the market space, to ensure we re always on hand for all our client needs.

We have created a service offering for our clients that presents innovative solutions to our industry and our dedicated staff plays a key role in delivering our business and sustainability goals. We have grown to over 1600 staff across our Group of companies, with ambitious targets to further develop and expand our capabilities. At the heart of our business is servant leadership, which affords our people the opportunity and responsibility to take an entrepreneurial approach in their roles to further their careers.

What RSE Offer

To build successful teams and drive the level of quality that RSE is renowned for, we know we need the best people in the industry. Not only do we require the relevant skillsets, but we also need people with the right attitude and mentality to thrive and grow in such an innovative industry. At RSE, you ll be given every opportunity to set the path of your own career through our Business Streams and work in an environment that will require you to rise to the challenge of working for a market leader.

  • Industry leading salary
  • A flexible career development path, with no restrictions on where your career can go
  • Holiday Allowance of 31 days per year, rising to 33 days per year after 2 years service
  • Holiday Buy / Sell Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work
  • Discounted National Gym Membership
  • Professional Fees Paid
  • Employee Discount Platform
  • EV/Hybrid Car Lease Scheme
  • Access to our network of health professionals including mental health champions and occupational health nurse

In a flourishing sector where there are vast career opportunities available, we believe our niche offering to the market means our people have the space to thrive and innovate our industry. If you re interested in a career with a company that will harness your skills and provides you with the support to create your own future, then please apply. We re excited to take you on the journey and continue to grow as the UK water industry s contractor of choice.