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Senior Electrical Engineer

Role: Senior Electrical Engineer

Location: Flexibly remote from one of our UK hubs (Bristol, Edinburgh, Harrogate, London, Manchester or Oxford)

Contract: Full-time

Remuneration Range: Competitive

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct energy audits and make recommendations for energy-saving improvements in existing buildings.
  • Design electrical systems for buildings, ensuring they are efficient, sustainable, and meet legislative and sustainability standards.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, including mechanical engineers, sustainability consultants and other key stakeholders, to create holistic building solutions.
  • Assess existing building systems for energy efficiency and propose retrofit solutions to improve sustainability.
  • Integrate zero carbon and green technologies, such as solar PV, Electric Vehicle Charging, LED Lighting and Controls etc., into building designs.
  • Able to undertake or show a willingness to learn to conduct energy simulations and analyses.
  • Produce detailed schematics, drawings, and specifications.
  • Provide technical advice and consultancy on sustainable solutions to internal teams and clients.
  • Oversee and supervise on-site installations and commissioning.
  • Participate in project meetings, ensuring that sustainable and energy efficiency standards are met throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Project management.

About Anthesis

Anthesis is the sustainability activator. Proud to be a B Corp, we seek to make a significant contribution to a world which is more resilient and productive. We do this by working with cities, corporates, investors and other organisations to drive sustainable performance. We develop financially driven sustainability strategies, underpinned by technical expertise and delivered by innovative collaborative teams across the world.

Anthesis has clients across all industry sectors and supports some of the world’s largest multinationals such as Reckitt, Cisco, Tesco, The North Face, and Target. The company brings together 1,100+ experts operating in 42 countries around the world and has offices in Andorra, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Middle East, the Philippines, Portugal, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, the UK, and the US.

At Anthesis Group, we are truly committed to putting people and our planet at the heart of all we do.

We encourage all employees to contribute their ideas, perspectives, and experiences to help us create an inclusive and equitable workplace. By embracing diversity and providing equal opportunities, we believe we can drive innovation, foster creativity, and achieve our shared goals. So, if you’re ready to be a part of something truly extraordinary, then we want you! Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, pregnancy, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Together, we can continue to build a diverse and inclusive workforce where everyone has an equal opportunity to succeed and thrive.

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Summary of Role:

We are seeking a dynamic and highly motivated Electrical Building Services Engineer to join our rapidly expanding team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in electrical building services and a passion for sustainable engineering.


Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field.
  • Proven experience in building services electrical design, preferably with a focus on sustainability.
  • Familiarity with industry software such as AutoCAD, Revit, Dialux, or similar.
  • Knowledge of current electrical codes and standards related to building services.
  • Experience integrating renewable energy systems and energy storage solutions in building designs would be advantageous.
  • Strong understanding of energy management, efficiency, and sustainability principles.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Commitment to continuous learning and staying updated with the latest sustainable technologies and practices.
  • Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartership would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge of PSDS and ESOS would be helpful but is not essential.
  • Knowledge of HV and MV Design would be useful but is not essential.
  • Knowledge of BMS Design would be useful but is not essential.

Personal Attributes:

  • Passionate about sustainability and creating a positive impact on the environment.
  • Innovative and creative thinker.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic.
  • Able and willing to take on roles beyond that of an all-electrical engineer.


Your Benefits:

  • Work within a highly motivated team in an innovative and rapidly growing global company
  • Opportunity to have a direct impact and be a key part of the growth and development of the business and the team
  • Work solely on projects that have an impact on the sustainability and climate change goals/challenges for clients
  • Opportunity to work with, collaborate with and learn from sustainability SME’s who are passionate about the work they do and the impact Anthesis can have
  • Exposure to a wide range of clients and projects on a global basis
  • Competitive salary in line with experience and skills
  • Competitive benefits including flexible working, 25 days holiday and two volunteering days off and the day off for your Birthday!
  • Cooperative, supportive and open working atmosphere.