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Intermediate Electrical Engineer - Nuclear

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Date: Mar 19, 2023

Location: Dorking, Surrey, GB

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 85483 

Job Category: Engineering 

Location: Dorking, Surrey, United Kingdom 

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. 


Join our Project Delivery Group (PDG), a dynamic team of professionals passionately committed to world-class project delivery across the globe. With expertise in sustainable studies, asset building and operations, and industry-leading efficiencies, our best-in-class team leverages methodologies, governance and systems that are unparalleled in the engineering space. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.


The Electrical Engineer will be part of an engineering team providing engineering services to large and small projects. The Electrical Engineer will participate in developing project deliverables including power system studies, protective relaying, single line diagrams, schematics, wiring diagram, cable tray layout/schedule, engineering calculations, bill of materials, lighting and earthing/bonding, panel layouts, equipment sizing, electrical equipment specifications and datasheets, load lists, equipment lists and material take-offs. This role can be based from our Dorking (preferred), Culham or London office.


The Electrical Engineer reports to the Lead Electrical Engineer on a large project and to the Project Manager or Engineering Manager on a small project.


Key responsibilities:  

  • Assist the Engineering Manager/ Lead Electrical Engineer with the delivery of project requirements as they relate to scope, quantities, cost and schedule
  • Perform design calculations and document findings and recommendations in a report
  • Prepare single line diagrams, schematics, wiring diagrams, cable schedules, and equipment layouts
  • Prepare electrical design calculation including voltage drop, earthing, lighting, etc.
  • Prepare procurement packages (equipment specifications, technical bid evaluations, vendor data review) for a variety of electrical equipment
  • Review equipment operating manuals and test procedures
  • Have a willingness to travel to sites for short periods (1 day to 2 weeks) to participate in meetings, conducting inspections, commissioning, and testing
  • Available to go to site for installation and commissioning of electrical equipment


 Education, Skills and Qualifications: 

  • A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution, in UK
  • 2 to 5 years of professional experience, including relevant experience in the following:
      • Experience with design of electrical equipment including low/medium/high voltage switchgear, transformers, motors and motor control centers, diesel generators, lighting, cables and cable raceway systems, and earthing
      • Working knowledge of process controls and instrumentation will be considered an asset
      • Experience with load flow, short-circuit, and arc flash modelling software (EasyPower, ETAP, or SKM)
      • Experience with MicroSoft office tools (SharePoint, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)  and Computer Design Tools (Mathcad, MicroStation, AutoCAD) will be considered an asset
      • Knowledgeable of UK electrical design and their practical applications, codes, and standards (BS, IEC, IEEE etc.)
      • Strong written and verbal communication skill, interpersonal and relationship management skills
      • Ability to work effectively within multi-disciplinary teams
      • Strong client focus and a desire to achieve results including the ability to manage multiple priorities and timelines
      • Registration (or eligibility for registration) as a Professional/ Chartered Engineer in UK
      • Site and commissioning experience will be considered an asset



Why join us?

What we offer you?


  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally


Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.


We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.


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