Electrical / Mechanical Design Engineer

Experis LTD
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Engineer

My client is looking for a Design Engineer with a good knowledge of electrical design principles.

They are a small company with a focus on bespoke design in a number of different disciplines, and into different markets.

The company design and manufacture optical fibre products to the communications industry; electrical pre-wired boxes for highways; emergency lighting for highways; pre-wired communication cabinets for railways.

The Design Engineer will be responsible for the following -

Job Duties

Detailed engineering drawings (electrical and mechanical)

Design coordination and reviews

Installation instructions

Manufacturing instructions

Product datasheets

Product specs and testing

Engineering reports

Assessing and liaising with sub-contractors

Supplier approvals


QA - ISO9000, ISO 14001

Customer visits and technical support

Specifying materials

Workshop practises

Testing and assessing externally sourced products

Arranging prototype manufacture

In-house assessment of prototypes

Ensuring that statutory regulations are kept up to date

Preparing samples as required

Assessment and implementation of training

Plant Maintenance & Calibration

Person Spec

The person will need to be very flexible and able to work in a small team.

Management experience is desirable but not essential.

Be proactive

Be familiar with mechanical engineering practises

The ability to deliver designs in very tight timescales

Enthusiasm is key

The ability to adapt quickly to our ever changing demands

Knowledge of IET 17th edition regs is desirable