Electrical Design Engineer


£45 – £50K


Are you an Electrical Design Engineer looking to join an industry leading company who supply a number of blue chip clients?

Due to an increase in business and growth of the business, my client has a need for a Lead Electrical Design Engineer to join their existing team.

Your daily duties as an Electrical Design Engineer:

  • Designing control, power and safety system architectures for a wide range of automated systems ensuring compliance with relevant industrial standards and customer specifications
  • Generating schematic drawings using Eplan Electric P8 CAD software
  • Sizing and selecting cables and components
  • Producing design calculations, validation reports and test procedures
  • Creation of bills of materials and procurement of associated parts
  • Leading and mentoring a growing team of design engineers

Essential skills:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience designing industrial control systems for bespoke automation systems
  • A sound working knowledge of:

o VFDs

o Servo systems

o Pneumatics

o Hydraulics

o Industrial networks (Profinet, Ethernet/IP etc.)

  • Use of CAD software to generate electrical schematics (ideally Eplan P8)
  • A sound working knowledge of the Machinery Directive, EN13849 & EN60204-1
  • Driving licence
  • Customer focus and service skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Qualifications & Educational Requirements:

  • Recognised apprentice trained trade qualifications
  • (ideally) HND in Electrical Engineering

In return of working as an Electrical Design Engineer you will get these benefits:

  • Competitive salary / Bonus / Annual pay rises.
  • 20 days holiday & bank holidays.
  • Pension scheme.


If this is of interest please send your CV to Rob Atkins at Bluefin Recruitment for immediate consideration.

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