Electrical Design Engineer


  • £40 - £45 per annum, Benefits: Free Car Parking
  • Posted: 21/03/2017
  • Corby
  • Job Ref: 726100748
  • Permanent

Job Details

We are Currently recruiting for an Electrical design Engineer to work from our clients Corby based office. We are looking for the candidate to have 3 years+ experience in this field as well as design knowledge.
The role itself involves dealing with projects from initial concept to implementation. This requires communication with the customers, reviewing risk assessments, producing design philosophies, and then realising the philosophy through actual design and implementation. You may also be required to provided additional support to customers dealing with existing equipment and troubleshooting issues.

This role will be 80% based from the office and 20% based out onsite.

Key duties
Interpreting customer requirements
Creation of Functional Requirement Specifications (primarily safety related)'
Producing Electrical Schematics
Software design primarily for the safety related control of process/machinery based around our programmable systems. Relay based system design also possible. Training can be provided
Design of visualisation using our HMI products. Training can be provided.
Generate appropriate detailed documentation around the design and commissioning of the process/machinery control & safety systems
On-site support where required.
To maintain a high level of knowledge regarding regulations and standards associated with the role
To maintain records of time planned and spent
To present regular expense reports
To attend exhibitions, seminars and other corporate events as required
To deal with all correspondence as required / directed
To have competent computer skills including the use of services templates and other tools, email, Microsoft Office etc.

Education, Qualifications, Training, Professional Qualifications
HNC / HND or degree qualified electrical engineer
Design experience using PLCs, HMI/SCADA, Drives
CAD experience
Ability to read and follow electrical schematics
Experience in design of control systems for machinery and/or process
Fault finding and diagnostic capabilities
Project Management skills
Health and Safety awareness with regards to machinery and /or process environment
Understanding of pneumatic and hydraulic schematics
CAD - EPLAN
Safety related design

If you feel you have relevant experience to apply for this role please click apply or call Hannah Page on 01536 526449 if you require any further information.