ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Recruiter
Visper Technical
Location
Leeds, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Ref
1181077448
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is currently looking for an experienced ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER with a broad-ranging background in the process industries, to join the team based in LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE.
The role will require the individual to undertake the following duties:
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
• To be responsible for technical design and controlling projects• To meet customer requirements within agreed timescales and acceptable cost parameters• To take responsibility for site engineers, monitor their progress and quality of work• To work with customers and to develop a good working relationship with Clients• To aid Sales Staff in the preliminary design / determination of projects at Tender stage• Interpret a client's requirement in the basic and main design phase of application, and develop, design and customise electrical control systems and circuits to function specifications that meet the customer needs• Be responsible for producing drawing packages including panel design and control circuitry ensuring compliance throughout the development of assigned projects with all relevant specifications, standards and safety regulations• Liaise with other departments and provide technical support and assistance to sales, manufacturing and commissioning phases with occasional site visits to clients premises• Work to appropriate schedules delivering software and hardware content of projects for manufacture, and attend regular project progress meetings to report on status• Review the contract file on receipt and inform the Project Manager of any anomalies• Work with the Project Manager and Engineering Manager to efficiently and professionally execute the project• Attend formal/informal contract review meeting with client• Design systems to industry and particular specifications incorporating standards and customer requirements, including all design calculations.• Issuing design package to customer for approval• Produce final component list and issue for purchasing• Confirm design approval with clients• Update drawings to client comments• Maintain daily contact with the Project Manager regarding job progress• Understanding, interpreting and responding to the needs of other engineering disciplines such as mechanical, process and civil.• Production of electrical, control and instrumentation design documentation and drawings including:Single line diagramsLoad schedulesBlock Cable diagramsControl philosophiesInstrument schedulesControl system & communications block diagrams
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
• A relevant degree qualification or technical apprenticeship that proves a solid foundation in the principals of Electrical engineering, or electrical design experience in a similar organisation• An ability to identify and evaluate new technologies that will enhance the competitiveness of products and to keep informed of best practices throughout the manufacturing / electronic industry• Ability and experience of creating electrical layouts and schematic drawings• Good problem solving and diagnostic skills, attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work both as part of a team as well as independently under your own initiative• Adaptable to change and is innovative in seeking solutions• Ability to design multiple projects

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