Senior Electrical Buildings Services Engineer

Country/Region:  GB
Field:  Engineering

York, GB

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  Any
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The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.


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We’re immediately recruiting for an experienced Senior Electrical Building Services Engineer to join our engineering team in York. The role has extensive flexibility to work from home and will be an opportunity to work across significant rail infrastructure projects in the UK. This position within our MEP engineering team will suit a committed and ambitious engineer who can demonstrate strong leadership and interpersonal skills combined with commercial awareness and the ability to play their part in a dynamic high-performance team.

The  Senior Electrical Building Services Engineer will be accountable for the design delivery of allocated E&P/MEP Projects.


Main Duties:

The  Senior Electrical Building Services Engineer's  main duties will be the production of E&P/MEP designs as instructed by the projects Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) and or Lead Engineer and to be responsible for:


  • Ensuring designs are completed to meet CRE/Lead Engineers requirements.
  • Ensuring designs are completed to the timescales agreed with the CRE/Lead Engineer.
  • Planning the allocated design works to meet the agreed timescales.
  • Identify changes to the projects client requirements and raise the changes with the CRE/Lead Engineer.
  • Ensuring projects are completed to meet all client’s requirements and applicable standards.
  • Ensuring projects are completed to the agreed project programme.


Experience Required:


  • This role requires a good understanding of CSM/CDM regulations and requirements. (internal training will be provided.)
  • Experience in the use of Amtech, Microstation and Relux Design Software.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • A self-motivated team player able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Able to build and maintain good relationships with engineers from other internal discipline teams to promote good inter-discipline working relationships and a “One Team” ethos.
  • Maintaining good relationships with all external parties to enhance the reputation of the company.
  • Detailed knowledge of Electrical Building Services Design, preferably within the Railway Environment including Station Building Services, Junction/Drivers walkway Lighting and Car Park Lighting.
  • Detailed knowledge of multi- disciplinary interfaces associated with Building Services designs preferably in a railway environment.
  • Detailed knowledge of Amtech, Dialux/Relux & MIcrostation Design Software.
  • Knowledge of construction principles and standards.




Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.