Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Bennett & Game Recruitment Ltd
Location
Walsall, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Jul 2019
Closes
18 Jul 2019
Ref
1200988911
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Electrical Design Engineer required for a well-established manufacturer based in the Walsall area. Our client supplies a range of controls and switchgear supplying the industrial markets. The successful Senior Electrical Design Engineer will be responsible for developing a range of electrical and mechanical products with minimal supervision.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Electrical Design Engineer to further their career.

Senior Electrical Design Engineer Position Overview
  • Developing new switchgear and control gear type products for Industrial markets to meet design specification to comply with relevant product standards and meet the market cost.
  • Project management, carrying out design reviews, completing FMEA's and product costs.
  • Providing CAD design output in line with relevant Design standards and specification, using CAD software
  • Compiling and issue relevant BOM's, etc
  • Incremental and new product development including process and productivity improvements and cost reduction
  • Implementation where possible of the latest and best practice technology for all development activities
  • Maintaining quality of data and ensure integrity of product quality at all times
  • Maintaining and issue all product development documentation in accordance with the engineering procedure
  • Actively working towards component count and cost reduction in all developments and to strive to reduce labour content of products
  • Tracking, monitoring and reporting the project progress
  • Liaising with personnel at all levels to gain and provide information
  • Ability to fault find electrical assemblies and carry out electrical testing
  • An organised approach to work with dedication to deliver to short timescales

Senior Electrical Design Engineer Position Requirements
  • HND or degree qualified in Mechanical or Electrical engineering
  • 10+ Years' experience working within a design/development environment
  • Competent in the detailing electrical systems and the reading of electrical schematic drawings
  • A good understanding of Electrical switchgear and control gear and their application
  • Proficient in the use of 3D and 2D CAD systems with a flair for design
  • Ability to design for assembly
  • knowledge of sheet metal and plastic component design advantageous
  • A good understanding of plastic material properties also advantageous
  • Knowledge of electrical standards EN61439, EN60529 and EN60947
  • Knowledge of assembly and wiring processes
  • A good understanding of risk analysis

Senior Electrical Design Engineer Position Remuneration
  • 41 hours per week
  • Circa £40,000 dependent upon experience
  • Pension
  • 28 Days Holiday, including Bank Holidays

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