Electrical Design Engineer/ Controls

  • £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Posted: 04/09/2017
  • Coventry cv4 9xa Coventry
  • Job Ref: 025418287
  • Permanent

Job Details

This company is a leading expert in the design and manufacture of hydraulic systems ,large bespoke systems, electro-hydraulic control systems and small individual units. They also install and commission any project undertaken for industries such as aerospace, defence, automotive and other companies who use mobile equipment.

Job Title : Electrical Design/ Control Engineer
Location: West Midlands
Salary :£36k+

Overall purpose of role
Hardware design of electrical control systems. Involving three phase motor control and electro-hydraulic equipment. Supporting the electronics department design team.

Key Accountabilities
To provide electrical control system hardware design to customer requirements by defined dates.
To provide clear, accurate communication in all aspects relating to electrical system design.
To minimise costs through not over specifying control system solutions.
To constantly strive to improve electronics department team performance and technical understanding.
Interpret design requirements.
Specify suitable electrical control equipment and components.
Produce test procedures and methods.
Assist with system integration and test.
Design in house test equipment.
Liaise at technical level with sub-contract suppliers of equipment.
Prepare drawings and parts lists of control system designs.
Assist with risk assessment of control system design.
Maintain team cover for other members of electronics design team.
Train other members of electronics design team as necessary.
These tasks are a guide for the position; from time to time it will be necessary to undertake other duties in support of the business.

Skills and qualifications
Computer literate AutoCAD
Electrical and Electronic system understanding
Good interpersonal skills
Capable of working in a busy environment.
Promoting innovation
Understands importance of timeliness
Educational Standard to at least HNC
Additional advantageous competencies:
PLC programming skills
Closed loop control system understanding.

If you are interested in applying please contact wayne.brown@technical-network.co.uk or telephone 0121 450 5020
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