Electrical Design Engineer

Recruiter
TXM Recruit
Location
Northampton
Posted
06 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Electrical Design Engineer - Manufacturing
Northampton
£40-45,000 plus bonus & benefits
Permanent

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Electrical Design Engineer to join an international company who specialise in the design, installation and servicing of manufacturing sites for clients. Their true specialism is in equipment and plant and the work flow of production lines within the FMCG and pharmaceutical markets and other fast paced/ automated production environments.

This work will cover both the installation of brand new facilities as well as improving or expanding existing client facilities and systems.

As Electrical Design Engineer you will work on projects from start to finish- supporting the research, development, design, and testing of electrical components, equipment and systems which will include the power / control systems, applying the principles and techniques of electrical engineering.

This is a great time to join an international company who are launching their new European division, so the scope for progression and autonomy around your work is excellent.

Electrical Engineer responsibilities:

- As an Electrical Engineer you will Design and direct personnel in fabrication of control apparatus and equipment, and determine methods, procedures, and conditions for testing products such as generators, transformers, control devices, motors, conveyor belts, and relays.
- A good understanding of control systems is needed for the Electrical Engineer position as he/she will need to be able to specify a control system for a new project
- Develop applications of controls, instruments, and systems for industrial uses, including motors and conveyance systems; directing activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operation conform to functional specifications and customer requirements.
- Track project schedules, project budgets, responsibilities of work, total team change updates, participate in team project meetings, and coordinate with contractors.

Location:

The Electrical Engineer will be based from the company’s headquarters in Northampton, however a lot of the work will be very customer facing, working on client manufacturing sites and there will be circa 50% travel.

Electrical Engineer- experience required:

- Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering is required.
- 3 years plus, of experience in electrical engineering is required.
- AutoCAD and drafting experience beyond a basic level is preferred.
- Experience in developing technical drawings for fabrication of wire way systems is preferred.
- Previous work with the selection and specification of switch gear, motor control centres, large generators, medium to high voltage transformers, water systems, support equipment and/or HVAC equipment is ideal.
- Again, you will ideally have experience in process knowledge of P&ID’s is strongly preferred.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global company, who have exciting growth plans for their European division where your career can accelerate quickly.

If you are interested in this Electrical Design Engineer position or other similar opportunities, please send your CV and contact James Powell of TXM Recruit.

TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you

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