Graduate Electrical / Electronics Engineer

Recruiter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£20k - £25k pa
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This company based in Birmingham offers a range of engine cooling systems, heating and air conditioning systems and fluid reservoirs. They are the market leader for engine cooling and HVAC systems for the bus and coach market, supplying product globally. From a simple radiator design through to a complete cooling module with radiator/ charge air cooler and the option of viscous, hydraulic and electric fan drives, this company can provide the complete 3D design, prototype test and production supply.

Based from their Tyseley offices, you will become their electrical/ electronic expert, you may visit customers' premises to discuss new products or review installation work, involving principally vehicle cooling systems, but also air conditioning systems, heating and ventilation systems. You may also get involved with their pressure test rigs where many tests are carried out, at external vehicle testing centres, or in their Elmdon service centre. UK travel is involved. Foreign travel could be involved after training. You will work with company personnel and customers to ensure their products and processes are to the best standards and liaise with all departments and customers on prompt resolution of all electrical and electronic development issues.

Key Skills Summary:
- Qualified electrical/ electronics engineer with some hands on experience
- A well rounded understanding of electrical and electronics theory
- Ability to read and interpret basic electrical schematics and wiring diagrams
- Good hands-on ability for wiring harness prototyping, prototype PCB assembly (both through hole and surface mount), electrical box build
- Understanding of embedded software for 8 bit and 32 bit architectures
- Understanding of the use and application of 3 phase power (up to 400V and 5kW) and high voltage DC power up to (800V and 10kW)
- Basic ability in an CAE package for simulation, schematic capture and PCB layout
- An appreciation of the dangers of, and safe practices in working with high voltages
- Capable of working on site (UK or abroad) - UK based with possible overseas travel

Experience:
- Basic knowledge of 3D modelling with capability for further training on Solid Works
- Confidence with electrical architecture, CAN and engine management systems ideal
- Must be a good communicator both written and verbally
- Driver's license essential - maximum 6 points
- Basic mechanical knowledge

Working Hours: 0800-1700 Monday to Thursday// 0800-1500 Friday
Some flexibility will be required

Work Location
Based from Wharfdale Rd, Tyseley, Birmingham, the position may require travel both in the UK and overseas. There are also likely to be some antisocial hours, particularly while and working at customer's sites or at any other location required by the needs of their business and their customers.

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