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Date Added: Wed 14/09/2022

Electrical Design Engineer

Sunderland, SR13HT, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £35000 - £45000/annum

Electrical Design Engineer

Salary up to £45,000

* Excellent pension scheme

* Cycle to work scheme

* 4x Death in service

* Electrical car scheme

* Expanding company who are investing and growing rapidly

* Early finish Fridays

Location - Sunderland

The Company:

We are working for a leading specialist manufacturer in their search for a dynamic electrical design engineer. This is an exciting time to join a stable, massively growing business who have been heavily investing over the past year.

The position:

You will be responsible for designing control solutions to the gas, hydraulic and process systems from first principles. The role would suit a logical thinker who enjoys working with different systems in combination with computers.

The role will involve interaction with multidiscipline teams and therefore will need good communication and interpersonal skills.


* To be an operational member of the electrical design team to ensure systems are delivered on time and to specification.

* Design Electrical Schematics, Preferably in EPLAN (Other considered)

* Create electrical schematics that show how electrical components and panels work together to accomplish a process

* Produce layout drawings of the given plan, components and devices.

* Component specification and verification in accordance with operating environment

* Produce and modify bill of materials

* Examine existing drawings and double-check them for reliability and manufacturability

* Be involved with continuous improvement and design standardization

* Updating Engineering drawings to ensure as built data is captured or to include changes and/or enhancements

* Support project specific Safety documentation to relevant standard requirements; IEC61508, EN ISO13849

* Prepare documentation for the system's intended use as well as any safety related instructions

* Produce system Electrical FDS

* Create necessary system calculations - Power requirements, IS circuit calculations etc.

* Assist with technical files and data books including ATEX/IECEx technical files and customer specific quality documentation

* Support the service team to review technical queries and resolve issues

* Familiarization with planning tools (E-Plan or equivalent)

* Support the continuous improvement program and embrace as part of standard work

Skills & experience

* 5 years of experience within a similar role

* Minimum HND qualified in an appropriate engineering discipline

* knowledge of Electrical Engineering & Standards,

* Must have a strong understanding of the electrical software engineering principles

* Draw and interpret Flow diagrams (Visio etc)

* Have good foresight and strong analytical thinking skills that allow you to troubleshoot and avoid problems.

* Able to use a range od CAD software packages

Why Should You Apply?

Be part of a positive working environment

Growing company, stable industry

Fantastic pension scheme and contribution

Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines.

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Leadership and Management

Supply Chain/Logistics

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Project Engineering, Management

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Maintenance - Technician, Engineer, Management

Quality - Engineering, Management

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