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Electrical Engineer

  • Location:

    Birmingham

  • Sector:

    Electrical, Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Janhoi Campbell

  • Contact email:

    jcampbell@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

  • Job ref:

    V-163793

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-11

  • Startdate:

    2022-05-05

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.
 
Qualifications:
  • 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 jcampbell@pg-rec.com to discuss this exciting opportunity further!