Instalcom are looking for a Electrical Project Engineer to join the team for a project we have in the Reading area.

Purpose of the role is:

  • To project manage and engineer the electrical equipment and associated plant for a project to enable the project to be completed within the budget and time constraints to overall quality standard.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Management of sub-contractors and assistance in the placement of sub-contract and material orders.
  • Technical expertise in the placement of sub-contracts and material orders relating to electrical equipment.
  • Planning and programming.
  • Preparation of project programme for electrical aspects of work and to advise personnel of progress and forecast.
  • Quality assurance – To maintain quality assurance records in accordance with Instalcom’s procedures.
  • Electrical design – Approval and vetting of sub-contractors designs in accordance with specification requirements.
  • Attending site progress meetings and production of reports.
  • Co-ordination of electrical works in co-operation with the Design Co-ordinator.
  • Inspection of equipment as required at factory and on site.
  • Advising QS’s of changes to specification and financial impact on the project.
  • Technical assistance to the Delivery manager if required.
  • Client liaison and correspondence.
  • Actioning maintenance repairs during the defects liability period.
  • Site supervision of the work force
  • Preparation of commissioning manuals.
  • Site commissioning if required.

Core Competencies:

  • HNC (Construction related).
  • Demonstration of knowledge and practical application of MEICA and Construction activities.
  • Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) card – Visitor – Yellow

Skills/ Experience:


Extensive understanding of electrical networks

  • Overhead and underground
  • LV-33KV
  • Jointing and commissioning procedures


  • 132KV Cable systems



  • Instalcom Working Safely (Site)
  • Behavioural Safety Hub Day


  • Instalcom Working Safely (Office)
  • Environmental Awareness and Management
  • CDM Awareness
  • Quality Management


The remuneration package for this role is competitive and will be based on the skills/ experience of the candidate.

Applications: please send all applications to