We currently have opportunity for an experienced Electrical Associate within our Edinburgh office.

You will be an integral part of a multi-disciplined team working on a variety of projects covering all sectors within the construction industry. The position will be within our Edinburgh office situated at Newbridge, Edinburgh.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Team leader responsible for the co-ordinated mechanical and electrical services design development in accordance with project objectives.
  • Act as project leader responsible for the electrical services design development in accordance with project objectives.
  • Work competently on an independent basis or as part of a wider team and be responsible for reporting to senior management.
  • Communicate directly with clients and other design team members, including attendance at meetings.
  • Undertake the preparation on complex calculations and comprehensive design associated with M&E Building installations.
    Be responsible for the technical and financial (where applicable) reporting proposals to suit project needs.
  • Manage resources, workload and support a team of M&E senior engineers, engineers and technicians (including verification of design and quality).
  • Prepare and take responsibility for the complete engineering solutions design from conception to delivery.
  • Prepare technical reports, documents and specifications.
  • Assist in the set up and management including planning and monitoring job resourcing/expenditure.
  • Establish and maintain a good working relationship with clients.
  • Be actively involved in compliance with RSP Business Management Systems.
    Assist in the continued development of others within the Practice.
  • Be point of liaison between your M&E team, other M&E teams within the practice and the partners.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with electrical services design on a varying range of projects.
  • Management and team leader experience within a multi-disciplined team.
  • Good and confident communication skills.
    Knowledge and understanding of relevant industry design software (i.e. NBS, Bentley Hevacomp, Amtech, Dialux or similar).
  • AutoCAD and Revit Experience preferable.


  • Preferably Degree qualified and MCIBSE CEng and MIET.
  • Preferably 5 years + experience at associate or senior engineer level.
  • Valid UK Driving Licence.
  • Willingness to do overtime, when and if required.
    Must be prepared to travel within the UK. This may involve early morning starts, late finishes and occasionally overnight stays.

To apply, download the application form and e-mail it alongside a copy of your CV to enquiries@rsp.net