Graduate Electrical Engineer
Cork, County Cork, Ireland
At Apple, we’re a diverse collection of thinkers and doers, continually reimagining our products, systems, and practices to help people do what they love in new ways. This is a deeply reciprocal place, where everything we build is the result of people in different roles and teams working together to make each other’s ideas stronger. That same real passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices, strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it! Apple Real Estate and Development department are seeking to recruit a recent Graduate Electrical Engineer on a permanent basis for the Cork Campus. This person will work with soft services, hard services and project teams to become an expert in all aspects of Facilities Electrical engineering. Apple Real Estate and Development department are seeking to recruit a Graduate Electrical Engineer on a permanent basis for the Cork Campus(s). This person will work with soft services, hard services and project teams to become knowledgeable of all areas of the department. They will be responsible for and support electrical systems on the Cork Campus. The individual will be confident providing concise communications to stakeholders and customers.
- Strong communication skills both written and verbal
- Highly computer literate
- Conversant with AutoCAD preferable
- Ability to work on their own initiative
- Motivated and enthusiastic to learn
- Strong problem solving skills
- An inquisitive nature
- Adaptable to change
- An interest in new technologies and how these can be adopted in Apple
This position is for a recent graduate in electrical engineering who can demonstrate a drive and an aptitude to become an expert in these systems. In doing so, you would work within a team environment but would also be comfortable in identifying and driving a number of initiatives and improvement projects to completion. Electrical Systems on site include MV and LV switchgear, transformers, generators, UPS, lighting and general services, fire & security systems, structured cabling, in addition to various intelligent building control and energy systems, motor control centres and PLCs. You will be responsible to maintain the Electrical Asset Register for Apple Cork, identifying planned preventative maintenance requirements and keeping the Register current. You will become an expert in Energy Management, cost control, contractor management, and project execution, all in how it relates to Electrical Engineering in Apple. In addition, other core requirements of the role are - - Develop planned preventative and reactive maintenance protocols for the Cork Campus and satellite sites. Be part of the response team to any unplanned events to recover the site, but also to document learning’s. - Energy Management - Use onsite energy systems to learn how site energy is used, develop new ways to decrease or off-set usage. Be a go to person on the Campus energy management system and improvement plan. - Budgets - Operations and Capital - Budget development for new projects or operational budgets - Project Management - Where projects are assigned see them through from conception to project completion - Excel in Contractor management – The facilities team partners with maintenance suppliers to perform maintenance on site. This role will require you to work with the suppliers and also keep the site Scope of Works current. - Follow Apple processes and internal systems to ensure all work is done to the highest standard in a clear and effective manner. - Form relationships to make the path to success for projects or tasks as smooth as possible. - Always strive to improve the technology or the processes RE&D use by thinking outside of the box and questioning norms.
Education & Experience
Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering