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Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location: Helensburgh
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Tim Millbank
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: 2022-07-12
  • Expiry Date: 11 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041982


NRL are on the lookout for an Electrial Design Engineer for work in Faslane, Scotland for a 6 Month Contract.


  • Assist the Senior Electrical Design Engineer in maximising the utilisation and the efficiency of all the section’s resource.

  • Ensure that all tasks are carried out in accordance with the Company’s cost, time and quality requirements

  • Implementation of the HMNB Clyde’s Company Safety, Security, Quality and Environmental policies in the Facility Design section ensuring that assessments of risks are carried out which lead to safe working attitudes and practices.

  • Provider of conceptual and detailed Electrical and Building Services Engineering designs across HMNB Clyde for Naval Base Projects, Facility Managers and in house customers

  • Supporting other Naval Base and Depot Organisations (FM’s, MOD DIO, NBP etc) with respect to reviewing and approving Design Proposals, Contract Specification Documents to ensure compatibility with Statutory, JSP and Depot Standards.

  • Provides support on Base wide/Depot wide projects in accordance with programme requirements. Directing and controlling design engineers in design process of all conceptual and detailed designs.

  • Provides support on Base wide and Depot wide projects in accordance with agreed delivery dates or service level agreements with MOD DIO Projects

  • Attending all technical and organisational meetings on behalf of Babcock Marine associated with issues affecting Non NSI base wide design aspects and performing the design authority role for Electrical services at HMNB Clyde.

  • Conduct the ongoing surveying and inspection of assets across NSI and NNSI equipment/buildings and infrastructure throughout the whole of HMNB Clyde in line with MoD Defence Estates asset grading methodology.


  • Recognised Apprenticeship in Electrical Engineering or Equivalent

  • HNC/HND in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

  • Confined Space Competent Person

  • Occasional Climber/Working at Heights

  • Emergency First Aid

  • Asbestos Awareness

  • 17th Edition - City and Guilds

  • City & Guilds 2396–01 Level 4 Award in Design & Verifications

  • City and Guilds 2395 Periodic Inspection Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations

  • Lighting & Emergency Lighting Design

  • Earthing & Lightning Protection

  • Fire Detection Design: Unit 1 (A), 2 and 3 (P)

  • Need to be eligible for SC Clearance. 

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