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Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Posted: 13/02/18
Recruiter:Future Recruitment Solutions Limited
Reference:754262728
Type:Permanent
Disciplines: Engineering
Salary:38973.363281
Location:Staffordshire
Description:

Salary - Highly attractive salary & Benefits.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an award-winning UK organisation as a Business Development Manager. Our client is a large technical services provider who delivers for clients across the UK and Ireland in markets such as Nuclear, Power Generation, Utilities and Transmission. The Company is renowned for its innovation, technical excellence, project delivery, quality and safety.

The Role

The role is to design hardware systems mainly using proprietary hardware components for control panels and primarily focused on PLC’s, MCCs, Drives & Controls, and Switchgear. Preparing, reviewing and checking necessary calculations and design. The work may involve limited travel with the possibility of some periods away at customer sites carrying out surveys and designing solutions

Key Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of designing electrical panels containing Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s), LV modular distribution systems incorporating MCCbs, Transformers or Switchboards
  • Design of electrical cabling and containment systems
  • Educated to at least degree level in relevant subject or HND with additional experience of at least 4 years post graduate experience or 6 years post HND experience on successful project implementation
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD Electrical
  • Must be able to achieve security clearance to at least SC level, and possibly DV
  • It is essential that candidates have excellent communication skills as client contact is required as is integration with and mentoring of other team members
  • Ability to mentor and develop engineers and technicians
  • A good working knowledge of related safety and environmental legislation, G5/4 Harmonic Standard
  • Able to develop technical solutions to meet project and customer expectations
  • Thorough understanding of, or working towards, BS7671 IEE 17th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • Understanding of IEC BS EN 60439-1, Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies
  • Confidence to work within a multidisciplinary design team

Desirable Requirements:

  • BEng (Hons) in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • MEng qualification
  • Will hold Chartered or Incorporated Engineering status
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Site experience (survey /install)


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