Electrical Capability Lead

Location Bristol
Salary £50000 - £65000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Design
Reference J9739-6
Embark on a transformative journey as our Principal Electrical Engineer and take the helm as the Electrical Capability Lead. This pivotal role will see you collaborating across commercial shipping and MOD marine sectors. As the professional head of the Electrical Capability, you will lead the Electrical Engineering team to new heights, ensuring solutions meet the evolving needs of the customers.


  • Leadership: Efficiently manage and lead the Electrical Engineering team, overseeing day-to-day operations and contributing to strategic development.
  • Project Excellence: Provide foundational electrical engineering support for consultancy projects, spanning Maritime (Defence or Commercial Shipping), Land, and Environmental Sectors.
  • Strategic Development: Support the strategic growth of the Electrical Capability through resource management, recruitment, retention, and succession planning.
  • Customer Delight: Lead winning bids and exceed customer expectations through outstanding project outputs.
  • Flexibility: Embrace a hybrid remote work environment, combining remote and office-based work, with occasional travel to customer sites or meetings.
  • Qualifications: Chartered Engineer with a Master’s degree or equivalent.
  • Communication Skills: Ability to communicate and act with integrity across all levels of the business, promoting a lessons-learned culture and influencing decision-making.
  • Leadership Skills: Lead development, promote respect, trust, openness, well-being, safety, collaboration, and recognize diversity in our people and teams.
  • Technical Skills:
    • Strong academic background in Electrical Engineering with a focus on high-power Marine electrical system design & development.
    • Familiarity with Electrical Engineering modeling tools (e.g., MATLAB, Simulink, ETAP).
    • Understanding of Marine Electrical Industrial Standards and Class Society regulations.
    • Ability to critically assess new technologies for future marine platforms.
    • Experience in understanding clients' needs, producing proposals, and statements of work.
🌟 Desirable Skills:
  • Experience in Electrical system & equipment testing, trials, and commissioning.
  • Capability to work across the entire platform lifecycle.
  • Active engagement with a Professional Body, contributing to conferences and events.
📧 Contact Frankie at Frank.Boyes@marineresources.co.uk or call 07570 294504 for more information.

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