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Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location:

    West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Electrical, Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Janhoi Campbell

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Job Title: Electrical Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Industry: Food Processing & packaging
A great engineering company based in Birmingham are looking for an electrical engineer to join their business, due to increasing workloads on a permanent basis.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop electrical and electronic designs for products and new projects.
  • Understand the use and implementation of PLC systems, Allen Bradley and Siemens.
  • Establish excellent relationships with all stakeholders.
  • Provide advice to Clients and Technical Support on electrical issues of machines and/or systems
  • Develop and document test procedures for machinery designed.
  • Document to the required level for CE compliance, the electrics of equipment developed.
  • Supervise electrical contractors on site.
  • Domestic and international travel to commission equipment.
Specific Duties:
  • Develop electrical designs for primary products and new projects, ensuring collaboration with other departments.
  • Develop designs of electrics and if required, electronics of a machine or system.
  • Develop PLC hardware designs and I/O lists for systems or equipment that require them.
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships with all stakeholders including customers, colleagues, suppliers and internal departments.
  • Liaise with customers and Technical Support to find solutions to electrical problems of equipment and/or systems and report the findings to the team.
  • Develop and document test procedures for machinery designed.
  • Document to the required level for CE compliance, the electrics of a machine developed.
  • Supervise electrical contractors on site, ensuring they comply to tna standards and health and safety rules.
  • Travel to sites around the globe to commission equipment that you were directly responsible for designing.
  • Ensure conformance to and international standards for machinery and turnkey systems.
  • Degree qualified in an Electrical Engineering Discipline, or equivalent work experience / Apprenticeship.
Essential Skills:
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with AutoCAD Electrical, AutoCAD and Autodesk
Work Experience:
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience
  • Exposure to electrical layout, circuit boards, PLC, Machinery Safety, Bills of Materials.
  • Exposure to printed circuit board design
  • Exposure to the manufacturing industry (specifically food and beverage or packaging) is
Sounds interesting? If so, please apply with your latest CV or email me on to discuss this exciting opportunity further!