Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Automation & Robotics

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ed Smith

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer

Industry Sector: Electronics/Electrical

Location: Birmingham

A new Electrical Design Engineer is required within an established and growing company with a strong reputation in the automotive and test industry. The new candidate will be joining a strong, highly motivated and successful team, who will play a critical role in the progression of the business. We are looking for an extremely motivated candidate, a highly energised individual who is passionate about their work and can develop and grow within the role.

The role of the Electrical Design Engineer will include the following:

  • Generate specification documents
  • Support customer review meetings and provide on-site support as required
  • Trial and test new equipment
  • Validate designs against product specifications to ensure all requirements have been achieved
  • Ensure that all designs perform to best practice technology standards and are not over engineered for customer applications
  • Produce technical electrical drawings for manufacturing following best practice and procedures
  • Produce BOM's which are clear, correct and handover to purchasing
  • Good document control including drawing revision
  • Assist and support the manufacturing team during the builds
  • Provide Project Management with project and task status

The suitable candidate for the Electrical Design Engineer role will need to possess the following competences:

  • Degree or HND/HNC in a relevant discipline
  • 2 years proven experience
  • Knowledge of working in a practical electrical development environment
  • Experience in E-Plan Electrical will be advantageous, training will be provided if you have not used this specific package
  • The ability to use mechanical CAD would be advantages but not essential
  • Control panel layout design
  • Be able to create and write control specifications for new products or modification to existing products
  • Technically astute with knowledge of Electronics, PC/PLC Control Systems
  • Have an understanding and the ability to generate accurate BOM's
  • Ability to overcome problems as they arise is important, as the ability to have self-discipline, motivation, and quick thinking
  • General electrical / mechanical workshop equipment understanding is appreciated

If you are interested in this Electrical Design Engineer role and you seek an exciting opportunity, then please click on the link to apply or contact Ed Smith - Automation Recruitment Specialist - or call 01384 446 133

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