Electrical Design Engineer

Electrical Design Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Professional, Mechanical & Electrical

  • Salary:

    £35,000 to £38,000

  • Contact:

    Lee Evans

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Job Title – Electrical Design Engineer

Job Location – Farnborough, UK

Job Start – ASAP

Shift Pattern – Monday to Friday

Salary – £35,000 to £38,000 (Excellent Pension with illness cover)


Job Description 

  • To process orders by creating accurate, cost effective and technically sound designs for machines, that meet the customer’s requirements.
  • Generate ideas and designs for product improvements
  • Work as part of Project Teams to deliver R&D Projects
  • Produce design concepts develop electrical/mechanical modules to support standardisation and reduced costs.
  • To participate in project teams and project development teams as appropriate
  • Management of designs and improvements through the Product Change Note (PCN) process.
  • Provide support for Production with trouble shooting during the testing of machines.
  • Development of initiatives to ensure continuous improvement regarding efficiency, quality and health & safety.
  • Preparation of information required to allow the manufacturing of components and assemblies.

Essential Requirements:

  • Solid Works & Auto Cad Electrical Expert or other electrical design tools.
  • Understand control panel components such as relays, circuit breakers, main isolators, transformers; understand the principals of using various electrical components from power source to the field device; able to read and interpret electrical drawings; understand the difference between single and 3 phase and 230/115/24 volt controls and various types of analogue signals
  • PLC programing
  • Understanding of relevant CE machinery directive standards including 60204 and 13849-1.
  • Experience of SISTEMA software utility (Safety Integrity Software Tool for the Evaluation of Machine Applica- tions)
  • Experience using business systems to create costed bills of materials for prototypes.
  • Experience of bringing conceptual designs through to production.
  • Understanding of the design requirement for equipment intended for the Food Industry.


Consultant Contact Details – Please call 01895 80 81 88 and ask to speak to Lee, alternatively please email lee.evans@ppronline.co.uk.