Design Engineer

  • Job Reference: 90537764-2
  • Date Posted: 27 May 2019
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title - Electrical Design Engineer
Location - Birmingham, West Midlands
Duration - Permanent / Full Time
Salary - £35,000 - £45,000 p.a.
Sector - Engineering / Marine / Defence

A fantastic opportunity for an Electrical Design Engineer to join a growing manufacturing company located in the centre of Birmingham with a strong reputation in the marine and defence industries. The successful Electrical Design Engineer will join an already established design department and take a leading role.

Key roles and responsibilities for Electrical Design Engineer

* Generate specification documents

* Support customer review meetings and provide on-site support as required

* Working knowledge of PLC programming

* Sound understanding and knowledge of SolidWorks

* Validate designs against product specifications to ensure all requirements have been achieved

* Ensure that all designs perform to best practice technology standards and are not over engineered for customer applications

* Produce technical electrical drawings for manufacturing following best practice and procedures

* Produce BOM's which are clear, correct and handover to purchasing

* Good document control including drawing revision

* Assist and support the manufacturing team during the builds

* Create documentation and ensure any risk analysis reviews

Qualification and education for Electrical Design Engineer

* Degree or HND / HNC in Electrical discipline

Preferred Skills

* 5 years proven experience

* Knowledge of SolidWorks a big advantage

* Knowledge of working in a practical electrical development environment

* Control panel layout design

* Be able to create and write control specifications for new products or modification to existing products

* Technically astute with knowledge of Electronics, PC/PLC Control Systems

* Have an understanding and the ability to generate accurate BOM's

* Time keeping on projects and the ability to organise your projects

* General electrical / mechanical workshop equipment understanding is appreciated

Interviews and start date immediate for the most suitable Electrical Design Engineers

Please note due to the technical nature of our clients work only UK Nationals can be considered for this role