Electrical Design Engineer
Based in Basildon, Essex - we are an independent Engineering company whom manufacture and provide testing equipment to the worldwide automotive industry, and supply our products into the OEM market within both the UK and Worldwide.
As part of the company expansion - and continued growth and success, we are currently looking for an Electrical Control Systems Design Engineer to work in the Electrical Hardware designs for our products. The Electrical Design Engineer will be responsible for the machine main power distribution, configuration of power distribution, configuration of servo drives, low voltage distribution, PLC input/output design, Safety PLC design and BOM for our Machinery / products.
A focus on the Electrical design of the machine - cabling, connectors, circuit breakers
Possesss an Engineering mindset - capable of power distribution calculations
Electrical calculations to size cabling
Be able to create and understand Electrical Schematics using AutoCAD
Working on several projects at any given time
Support some aspects of the installation process (Potential to travel to client sites occasionally)
Have electrical component experience
Experience using AutoCAD and preferably E-Plan
Background ideally in Automotive, engineering, machinery or manufacturing industry
HNC/HND or above within Electrical engineering with some practical electrical knowledge
Ability to work on various bespoke projects
Have excellent communication skills and comfortable in communicating with all members of the business and at all levels.
Core working times are 0.800 - 16.30 (Monday - Thursday) finish at 13.00 (Friday's)
Paid Overtime (if additional hours are required to complete the project work).
Company Pension scheme
This is a permanent job vacancy - Applicants must already have the unconditional right to live and work in the UK.