Electrical Design Engineer

Dudley Port
£25,000 per annum
11 Oct 2017
14 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Duties & Responsibilities
 Design of control schemes, wiring diagrams and control panels utilising AutoCAD Electrical (as a preference). Schemes for process control, motor control and mechanical handling equipment.
 Practical knowledge of PLC systems including Siemens Tia Portal and Rockwell Allen Bradley RSLogix systems. Ability to program and commission PLC's & HMI's from a FDS (Functional Design Specification) along with practical knowledge of key components from several different suppliers, these to include process instrumentation, variable speed drives and power related equipment i.e. thyristors.
 Ability to specify all the electrical equipment required for the correct operation of the plant and installation to customer requirements to current British and European standards associated with industrial installations. This is to include the current I.E.E. Regulations.
 A working knowledge of thermal equipment associated with furnaces & ovens along with gas circuits, pneumatics and hydraulics circuits would be an advantage.
 Ensure all electrical design work undertaken by the business is properly planned, managed and signed off in accordance with procedures, standards and regulations.
 Although mainly office based the duties will include site visits and commissioning of the equipment as and when required.
 ONC/ HNC/HND or an Electrical Engineering Degree
 At least 5 years' experience in an industrial electrical design role.
 Practical knowledge of panel wiring and site wiring installations would be an advantage.
 Office based with the occasional need to work on site.
 Rate of pay is dependent upon qualification and experience
 Company pension scheme
 Applicants must hold full clean driving