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Electrical Design Engineer

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    Electrical, Engineering

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    £30000 - £55000 per annum

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    Joe Danks

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    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

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    6 days ago

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Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Derby
Salary: £30k-£55k DOE
Industry: Materials Handling
A great client of mine, who are based in Derby are looking for an electrical design engineer to join the business on a permanent basis.  
Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpret design input information to produce electrical control panel/ system designs based on the current ISO, EN, and BS standards
  • Production of all associated documentation including, but not limited to, design calculations, design/safety specifications, operation and maintenance manuals, installation designs and drawing.
  • Design & production of electrical layouts & schematic drawings using appropriate CAD tools
  • Procurement of electrical equipment including control panels and field devices
  • Liaise with suppliers on technical matters
  • Ongoing management of Bill of Materials to support project and spares procurement
  • Preparation and ongoing management of manufacturing documentation and technical files
  • Participate in design reviews, new project meetings and customer-facing meetings
  • Providing technical support to other departments, as required
  • To understand and apply relevant design, regulatory and industrial standards
  • Operate in accordance to the company’s ISO 9001 policy

The successful candidate will have:

  • Educated to a minimum of HNC/HND in Electrical Engineering or related relevant discipline
  • Prior experience working in a similar role, including electrical design and commissioning within an automation-based industry, ideally within the automated warehouse industry
  • Familiar with 415v motor drive systems, soft starts, and inverter drives
  • Familiar with 24v DC motor drive systems
  • Familiar with industrial sensor technology, both digital and analogue, and interfacing of the same to the control system(s) either directly or via appropriate fieldbus IO standards
  • Previous use of CAD tools, (AutoCAD electrical)
  • Working knowledge of relevant standards governing the controls automation industry
  • Familiar with the latest safety systems and standards
  • Conversant with AutoCAD, Word, Excel, Project, Outlook

  • Competitive salary based on experience level and qualifications
  • Flexi time working
  • Part home-based working
  • Health insurance
  • Employer pension contribution
  • Company Performance based bonus