ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Recruiter
Reed Engineering
Location
Bridgend Industrial Estate, Wales
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Electrical Design Engineer that is looking for a varied role within a company that offers excellent benefits and progression?

The primary role is to undertake the design, development and testing of electrical control systems. This involves the selection of appropriate control hardware based upon the most cost effective, scalable control platform.

- Write control specifications for new products or modifications to existing products
- Design electrical circuits required for the development and production of products using electrical design software or similar.
- Generate build documentation and parts lists to enable the purchasing department and production department to order parts and build products / machines.
- Write commissioning procedures for machines to enable the efficient transfer of products to Production and Service
- Liaise with end users and other relevant contractors and sub-contractors to ensure correct design, test and installation of systems
- Participate in the investigation of system problems arising from testing, acceptance or operational use in the field
- Interface with electrical suppliers to ensure the most cost effective solutions are found
- Contribute to the evolving Design Standards for Electrical / Mechanical Drawings
- Keep up with the latest standards that are applicable to electrical control systems, namely EN60204, ISO 13849 and have a knowledge of EN12100
- Understand the dynamic requirements of wire processing systems and design solutions to meet those requirements
- Carry out other tasks and projects within the competence of the job holder as requested by the Engineering Manager

Person Specification

- Minimum HND level or preferably Degree level in Electrical and / or Electronic engineering
- Solid electrical / controls / automation engineering background
- 5 years experience designing machinery and control panels 
- New product development
- AutoCAD user 

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