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Trainee Street Lighting Design Engineer

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The Trainee / Graduate designer will be undertaking the design of New Development schemes across the Ringway Jacobs / Ringway Contracts. You will also learn how to check lighting schemes received by developers. As you continue within the company you will get involved with Highway lighting works and you will be assisting the team engineers on other projects. You will be trained up to become a fully qualified lighting engineer.


Providing design for lighting schemes

Delivering of highway lighting schemes in a safe and economic manner.

Supporting the Lighting Engineers

Review of incoming lighting designs

Skills and Experience

BSc / MSc focused on Lighting design or Degree/ HND/C in Electrical or Computer Aided Design.

Excellent planning and organisational skills

Excellent Report Writing and Presentation Skills

Clear and concise oral and written communication skills

PC Literate with knowledge of MS applications e.g. Word and Excel.

Highly IT competent

Experienced user of AutoCAD or other CAD design packages

Full Driving licence

Good communication skills (written and verbal). Able to communicate clearly and appropriately within the company and with clients.

Ability to work to tight deadlines

Ability to plan, coordinate and organise a range of activities.

Ability to organise and prioritise work to meet conflicting work demands, targets and deadlines.

Experience in electrical cable design

Experience in Lighting reality

Experience of working in a technical street lighting environment

Knowledge of CDM Regulations

Other Information

  • Salary: TBC - depending on experience
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Chelmsford
  • Career Level: n/a
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  • Keywords: Trainee Street Lighting Design Engineer Graduate