Electrical Design Engineer

Location: Hailsham, East Sussex Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Sector: Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Callie Warner Job Published: 13 days ago

Electrical Design Engineer (Senior)

Senior Electrical Design Engineer needed for an organisation specialising in 3D Printing and metal powder atomising based in Hailsham who are looking to employ an experienced Electrical Design Engineer with an interest in aiding in the design and support of the Electrical power and control systems for the client's latest machines. The ideal candidate will have experience in both electrical design and PLC control.

The successful Electrical Design Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:
* Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
* 20 Days Annual Leave - Increases incrementally on service duration
* Annual Profit-Sharing scheme
* Life Insurance
* Pension Plan
* Career Progression
* Health Insurance
* Relocation Assistance

What the role entails:
Some of the main duties of the Electrical Design Engineer will include:
* Electrical system design using AutoCad Electrical - 3 Phase and Single-Phase power, 24 VDC, 4-20mA, 0-10 VDC, Ethernet, Modbus, CC-Link etc
* Electrical design of Control Systems
* Detailed design and specification for manufacture
* Analogue instrumentation including Thermocouples, Pressure transducers, Gas flow meters, Pump (pressure and Vacuum) controls, Motor inverters and Heating controls
* Digital control of Valves, SOV's, Hydraulics and Pneumatics
* PLC systems (Mitsubishi Q Series, Pro-Face, Siemens or similar) with remote I/O
* HMI integration (Mitsubishi of similar)
* Modular design of systems for cost saving and ease of installation
* Hands-on setup, testing and fault finding of control systems, in the factory and the field
* Manages own work load
* An appreciation of large engineering Capex projects involving a variety of engineering techniques associated with the type of advanced material processing capital equipment we manufacture is highly desirable
* Delivery of Design Modules according to agreed work time schedules
* The ability to maintain and document all Design Office materials to stipulated Company Procedures and Standards

What you need to be the successful Electrical Design Engineer:
In order to be the successful Electrical Design Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:
* A proven knowledge and understanding of manufacturing bills of materials at multiple levels is essential, as is the ability to identify BoM cost reduction opportunities without compromising end design or performance results
* Must be comfortable mentoring more junior members
* Experience of the following is not essential but could help to support an application: Data loggers (Eurotherm), Machinery directive, Low Voltage Directive (LVD), EMC Testing, ATEX Equipment, CE
* The ideal candidate will hold a Batchelors degree equivalent or higher qualifications
* Ability to work as a Design Team within a small and growing private company, liaising with other departmental teams up to and including Director level

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an Electrical Design Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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