Electrical Project Engineer

Recruiter
Alexander Daniels
Location
Shropshire
Salary
34000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Apprentice
Contract Type
Permanent

Alexander Daniels is currently in partnership with an established business based in Telford to recruit for an Electrical Design Engineer. This is a pivotal position within our clients team as the candidate will be responsible for the design of automation equipment and software. This would suit a project engineer looking to move into software development or an advanced technical apprentice with previous electrical design exposure.

The Role

  • To work in the project team with the Project Lead, from cradle to grave
  • Produce project progress plans
  • Make progress reports to management and customers
  • Consciously look towards improvements in material cost reduction
  • Initiate and establish contacts with the Customer's Project Engineers
  • Participate and conduct project meetings
  • Make continuous quality checks of performed work
  • Identify design input data regarding the project
  • Ensure that the correct specifications and standards are used, including consideration of the Machinery Directive
  • Preparation of material for Build, i.e. cutting, drilling, and machining
  • Carry out or participate in design verifications, design reviews and design validations
  • Perform all calculations necessary for the design work
  • Produce required data for production
  • Write and commission specified Software PLC programs
  • Modify and commission standard function block PLC programs
  • Examine and approve drawings before they are released for production
  • Purchase components for the project
  • Prepare the User documentation
  • Assist with electro mechanical build and installation of automation equipment
  • Occasionally international travel will be required

The Candidate

  • Strong manufacturing or build room background
  • Previous experience with managing medium to large projects
  • Formal Engineering Qualification,
  • Engineering Manufacturing Environment, Automotive Experience
  • Previous exposure to PLC programming or electrical design

You will have good business sense, an understanding of the impact of decisions made, and strong attention to detail.

If you feel this is the ideal role for you please apply now as they are looking to interview ASAP. Please send your CV through to or call on .