Electrical Design Engineer - Automation

Electrical Design Engineer - Automation

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Engineering and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum + plus package

  • Contact:

    Connor Jones

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

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We are currently recruiting for an Electrical Design Engineer, who will have a strong background in electrical engineering with demonstrable experience in the design of electrical control panels and the preparation of the associated documentation for the electrical element of automation projects with a large process control element. You will assist a Project Manager in technical aspects of the programme. You will provide expertise to guide colleague engineers and contractors through assembly, testing, installation and commissioning phases.

Our client are a leading system integration specialist for electrical and mechanical automation systems in the Food and Drink and Parcel Distribution sectors operating at client sites around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Pursue preparation of commercially viable Electrical Designs
  • Support the delivery of projects through to successful completion
  • Engage with and support colleagues in Design and Technical, Manufacturing and Assembly, and Site Installation activities
  • Complete assigned tasks to schedule and report any issues or variations
  • Maintain positive relationships with client representatives and other third parties
  • Present completed work in compliance with machinery safety

You will need

  • experience of electrical design in a similar industrial sector
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • To be a team player and customer focused
  • BTEC HNC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent (Desirable)
  • CMSE Certified Machinery Safety Expert (Desirable)
  • EPLAN ProPanel Certified (Desirable)

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity to be part of a highly skilled and professional team working for highly established engineering company then please apply now with your most recent and up-to-date CV. Alternatively, you can contact Connor Jones on to arrange a confidential discussion.

*Please note you must hold the right to work in the UK to apply for this position.


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