Design Engineer

Cordius Limited
Bristol (City Centre)
£48,000 + Benefits
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a world-class advanced engineering company, committed to delivering winning, cost-effective solutions within automated material handling systems. Their Integrated Logistics platform incorporates systems for the effective handling and sorting of parcels, packages, baggage and mail, operational and governance IT systems, consulting and after sales service and logistics devices. Their approach considers the entire lifecycle, from project design, to deployment and customer support activities. THESE ROLES WILL REQUIRE WORK ON SITE WITH THEIR CUSTOMERS ACROSS THE UK AND EUROPE. Location: Bristol /Home based Salary £48,000 + Benefits and flex time. Key Responsibility Areas Using your skills to deliver incredible results: - Working with the design engineers and other member of the Proposal Engineering team. - Review and approve design documentation, specifications and layouts specification of electrical, control and network components for material handling systems, such as Power Bus, Profi-Bus, ASi-Bus, E-Stop systems, LV Distribution, Panels, Control Cabinets. - Undertake evaluations to understand project requirements to plan execution of component design, selecting system components and prepare design specifications. - Prepare design calculations, specifications and documentation. - Prepare electrical load calculations. - Prepare component lists and cable schedules. - Prepare and review of Electrical Schematics. - Incorporation of the necessary and extant design safety aspects in accordance with local (country dependence) CDM regulations or equivalents. - Prepare installation work packages and provide input and advice to the installation team during the implementation of the project on-site. - Preparation of as-built documentation and handover documentation. - Provide input and advice to the installation team during the implementation of the project on-site including the preparation of as-built drawings and handover documentation. Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required Exploring new ways to utilise your current skills: - Demonstrable experience in designing and coordinating all electrical aspects of complex international material handling solutions. - Preferred experience from Baggage Handling or Postal Courier domains (also including Warehousing). - Strong and confident communicator. - Ability to work to tight timescales. - Ability to work in multinational teams. - Preferred if holder of CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme).
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