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Electrical Design Engineer

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    £35000 - £45000 per annum

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    Janhoi Campbell

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    8 days ago

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Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £35- 45K
Industry: Rail/Switch gear manufacturing
Premier Engineering has engaged with a key client and leading manufacturer and supplier of switchgears based in Coventry. Due to team growth a new opportunity has arisen for an Electrical Design Engineer to join a successful team and business on a permanent basis
Main Purpose of the Role  
We are looking for an Electrical Design Engineer to join our Engineering team.  
Main Responsibilities: 
  • To design and produce electrical control and distribution panels through to commissioning.   
  • Provide technical support for operational employees and external customers
  • Project Management of each job – design, technical, purchasing, quality, after care support and testing
  • Apply knowledge, skill, and experience to design and implementation of new innovative solutions
  • Work to and maintain the production schedule
  • Review profit and loss of each job
  • Carry out contract reviews as per the requirements of the quality procedure
  • Ensure all activities undertaken are fully compliant with quality management system and in accordance with health and safety requirements

Essential Criteria
  • Qualified to HNC / HND level in Electrical design – (or equivalent experience)
  • Creation of electrical schematics via Engineering design system (AutoCAD LT)
  • Creation of Bills Of Materials and purchase lists
  • Excellent commercial knowledge and application 
  • Experience in product design lifecycle – from concept to introduction into manufacturing (ideally in safety critical industry)
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Passion for producing innovative design solutions
  • Good team player
  • IT literate

Desirable Criteria
  • Experience / knowledge of rail industry
  • PTS Holder
  • Project Management Experience highly desirable

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension and death in service provisions for employees in pension scheme 
  • 25 Days Hols (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) 
  • Health and Wellbeing Initiatives 
  • Employee offers and discounts from various retailers
  • Cycle to work scheme, recognition events and rewards 
  • Free car parking 
Sound interesting? Please contact Janhoi Campbell at Premier Engineering for further information and apply with your latest CV.
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