Electrical Design Software Engineer

Job title:                             Electrical Design and Software Engineer                   

Salary Range:                    Competitive

Hours:                                38 hours per week

Location:                            Nelson, Lancashire

Permanent role working for a worldwide design and supply of automation equipment and systems organisation.     

The company designs, manufactures, assembles, installs and commissions sophisticated systems worldwide and has reputation within the industry for getting it right first time.

An Electrical Design and Software Engineer is required with knowledge of electrical design, PLC, HMI and SCADA programming. Candidates with knowledge of PLC programming (typical Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Siemens), Robot programming (typical ABB, Motoman), SCADA programming (typical RSView32, WinCC, MX4) and Human machine interface HMI programming (typical FactoryTalk, WinCC, E Designer, Proface) would be well received.

Due to expansion within the design team this Lancashire based client requires a dynamic, leading Electrical Design Software Engineer on a permanent basis.  As an Electrical Design Software Engineer, you will be required to:

  • PLC programming (typical Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Siemens)
  • Robot programming (typical ABB, Motoman)
  • SCADA programming (typical RSView32, WinCC, MX4
  • Human machine interface HMI programming (typical FactoryTalk, WinCC, E Designer, Proface)
  • Electrical design schematic and panel design using of AutoCAD
  • Organise and carry out electrical installations and document correctly
  • Organise Health and Safety on site
  • Liaise with customers and provide telephone support
  • Carry out risk Assessments and Method Statements
  • Order and organise site materials
  • Provides leadership and direction to engineers within the electrical installation team
  • Build and maintain good working relationships with staff and subcontractors
  • Carry out installation testing and document correctly
  • Creation of machine technical manuals
  • Work in the UK and overseas

The Electrical Design Software Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • HNC or HND in Electrical Engineering or Equivalent
  • Electrical Engineering Design experience (Power supply, moving parts, multiple components)
  • Fully competent in the use of AutoCAD
  • Programming within the Process and Manufacturing Industry
  • Servo systems
  • Design of software control systems from customer user requirement specification
  • Design of software control systems from process and instrumentation diagram (P&ID)
  • Set-up and test of software projects to factory acceptance stage
  • Commissioning of special software projects
  • Production of operator manuals and operational specifications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to deliver works against project timeframes
  • You must have your own transport and valid driving license

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Electrical Design software engineering within automation. In return for your experience, this Nelson based automation specialist will offer you:

  • Full time permanent contract
  • 38 hour working week.   
  • Pension company contribution
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 statutory days
  • Great working conditions

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Electrical Design software engineering within the automation field and want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Electrical Design Software Engineer role, please contact Matt Johnson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446116

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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