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Electrical Design Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Electrical and Electronics

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  • Salary:

    £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Robert Umeokafor

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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An exciting and technically rewarding Electrical Design Engineer opportunity is currently available with a global industrial automation solutions provider within the food industry, based in their Peterborough offices.

My Client is on the lookout for talented and highly motivated Electrical Design Engineers to design and develop industry leading solutions within electrical controls and automation, working alongside a team of likeminded professionals.

Electrical Design Engineer duties:

  • Design of MCC Panels - motor circuits, safety circuits, PLC equipment, layouts
  • Produce I/O configuration and I/O lists, material specifications and bills of material
  • Produce cable lists, sizing calculations, electrical test sheets, single line diagrams
  • Design cable routes, calculate containment size and update building layout drawings
  • Writing Risk Assessments and Method Statements
  • Modifications to hardware and panels on site - 24VDC, 230VAC, 415VAC
  • Electrical testing and fault finding on site
  • Design and coding of some PLC/SCADA control system software (Rockwell, Siemens TIA, Intouch are preferred)
The successful Candidate will have;

  • Technical degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent  
  • Experience with Amtech, AutoCAD LT
  • Knowledge of current electrical regulations and safety standards
  • Knowledge of drives, PLCs, control gear, including Rockwell, Telemech, Merlin Gerin, Siemens
  • Valid driving licence and ready to travel in the UK and worldwide
  • At least 1 year of relevant experience
What the employer offers:

  • International, successful company with sustainable prospects for the future
  • Professional, dynamic work environment with an open communication culture
  • Exciting development and training opportunities
  • Competitive salary package with comprehensive benefits
  • Social calendar events for employees and family
If you are an Electrical Design Engineer who has a passion and talent for designing Electrical Control & Automation solutions, then this is a great opportunity where you can further develop your career, skills and expertise. Please apply now with your latest CV.