Graduate Electrical Engineer

Graduate Electrical Engineer

From helping shape entire cities to adapting infrastructure to deal with the climate emergency, a career at Buro Happold presents the chance to make a difference. With a world class reputation, our creativity and our people have delivered positive change to clients, the environment, and communities alike. If you want to be part of something bigger, this is your chance.

Engineer Innovation

Type of contract
Permanent
Grade
Graduate
Area of Expertise
Building Environment
Region
Middle East, India and Asia
Office / Project Location
Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Closing Date
28/02/2023
Ref No
6230

 

Job Specification

Job Title

Graduate Electrical Engineer

Grade

Graduate Engineer

Team

Building Services

Reporting to

Associate / Associate Director

Based in

Mumbai/Hyderabad/Bangalore

 

Why BuroHappold Engineering?

Described by our clients as ‘passionate’, ‘innovative’, ‘collaborative’: BuroHappold Engineering is an independent, international engineering practice that over the last 40 years has become synonymous with the delivery of creative, value led building and city solutions for an ever changing world. Having worked on every continent, our clients include more than 90% of the world’s leading architectural practices and we have collaborated with global organisations such as the United Nations, The World Bank and UNESCO. Through our global community of driven, world leading engineering professionals we deliver elegant solutions for buildings and cities that seek to address the major problems facing societies today.

As an organisation we strive for progress and are committed to finding new and better ways to deliver elegant solutions. We recognise that this can only happen if our people can keep up with, create and implement the latest developments in technology and ideas. We offer learning and development opportunities at every level, to help shape exciting and personally satisfying careers and ensure our engineers stay at the cutting edge of industry thought.

Candidate Profile

Required Skills

  • Typically 0- 1 years’ experience of Electrical design engineering.
  • Graduate member of professional institution.
  • Ability to accept a degree of responsibility in a team-based organisation, combined with ability to work independently.
  • Microsoft Office, specifically Excel (a detailed understanding including the use of macros).
  • Experience using common analysis software (including or similar to CSC Fastrak, TEDDS, ROBOT, ETABS and SAFE) and willingness to quickly learn to use these analysis packages if required.
  • The applicant will need to have strong interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Ability to propose multiple solutions to Clients and objectively summarise the benefits and shortfalls of each.

 

Desirable skills

  • Ideally, the candidate will also have some experience of working on a variety of challenging domestic and overseas projects.
  • Experience of AutoCAD, Revit, CSC Fastrak, TEDDS, ROBOT, ETABS and SAFE preferred although not essential.
    • Accreditation from a chartered institute desirable.

 

 

 

 

 

Qualification & Requirement

  • Master’s degree (MEng or MTech) / MSc from premier institutes in India.

What’s different about doing this role from the standard job requirements, etc.?

Responsibilities and Accountability

Operations

  • Undertake detailed engineering design.
  • Plan and help manage CAD documentation of design work.
  • Work closely with and monitor performance of Technician (as appropriate).
  • Under guidance of senior staff, represent Buro Happold at meetings with the client, other professionals and suppliers.
  • Ensure service and project work are carried out within agreed deadlines and within budget.
  • Ensure that appropriate service/design decisions are met.
  • Ensure senior staff are kept informed of important and relevant service/design decisions and the objectives of the company and the client are achieved.
  • Coordinating his/her work with other members of the project team.
  • Ensuring all relevant Buro Happold staff are informed of client matters.
  • Continually ensuring that practices, policies, strategy and services represent the client’s and Buro Happold’s best interests and that Buro Happold policy is in keeping with current legislation, British Standards and Codes of Practice etc.

Finance

  • Maintaining awareness of project budgets and raising any concerns regarding budgetary or financial issues.

Reporting

  • Ensure senior staff are kept informed of important and relevant service/design decisions.
  • Ensuring all necessary Buro Happold staff are informed of relevant client matters.

Planning and Operations

  • Responsible for planning, organising and managing personal workload in order to meet deadlines in line with managers requirements.
  • Proactively raising concerns regarding workload and ability to meet deadlines.

Important information

The post holder must at all times carry out his/ her duties with due regard to the BuroHappold Equality & Diversity Policy.

You are required to set a personal example in all aspects of Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S).

You are responsible for encouraging and maintaining high standards of OH&S in all areas under your control; meeting or exceeding targets and reporting on OH&S Key Performance Indicators. You will ensure compliance with the Company’s health and safety policy, relevant legislation and guidance in these areas.

You are required to fulfil the duties appropriate to your grade as detailed in the Roles & Responsibilities section

of the Company’s Health & Safety Management System

Be you at Buro Happold

Buro Happold is proud to be a practice of a diverse range of professionals. We actively promote inclusivity to enable every individual to reach their full potential, the more inclusive we are the better our work will be.

We are working to change the lack of representation of minority groups in the built environment, and are particularly keen to hear from anyone who feels they are underrepresented in the industry. We have much to learn from one another. Embracing difference allows us to develop the most innovative and elegant solutions.

Important information:

Please note Buro Happold will never ask for payment to register or apply for a role.

Buro Happold actively promotes inclusion across the practice to enable every individual to reach their full potential. Read our Equal employment opportunity statement to find out more.

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