Electrical Design Engineer

30.00 - 40.00 GBP Hourly + GBP30.00 - GBP40.00/hour
08 Sep 2017
06 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Electrical Design Engineer (AutoCAD 2D) - Process

GBP30p/h - GBP40 p/h (Ltd) - DOE
6 months +

My client provides bespoke and turnkey project planning, mechanical and electrical installations, complete engineering design risk assessment and complete engineering project management to a variety of areas in the process industry. Typical projects centre around the design and build of new process plants for the food, beverage, brewery and pharmaceutical sectors.

My client has just won a GBP20m project in the pharmaceutical industry and are looking to engage with an experienced electrical design engineer to help them deliver the project. The project is a skid built pharmaceutical compounding facility, and will require a high level of instrumentation incorporated into the automated systems. Using AutoCAD 2D you will be tasked with completing the electrical designs.

The electrical engineering on the project is to include;

Cradle to grave design - involved at concept stage, taking the clients requirement and turning it into a fully detailed design. Your designs will constantly be check against the requirement

Design of electrical containment system for the project - skid mounted

Design of instrumentation circuits, including loop sheets, cut sheets, accuracy calculations

Design of cable runs and routing within the skids, tanks and vessels

Design of Wiring schedule & panels

Design of Devicenet networks

Appreciation of US standards

ACAD, ACAD electrical experience

Candidates must possess the following:

5yrs minimum experience in a similar role

Expert user of AutoCAD 2D for electrical designs

Pharma Experience - understanding of requirements for validation, docs, certs, surface finishes etc.

Experience of working on large pharma projects of this type

High level experience in documentation and reporting

An understanding of US standards would be advantageous

AutoCAD Electrical skills would be useful

The company will offer the successful candidate:

GBP30p/h - GBP40p/h (Ltd) - DOE

An initial contract of up to 6 months with opportunities for extensions.

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