Project Design Engineer

From £30,000 - East Sussex

Posted: 16th, Jun 2019

Reference N°: 41080

Type: Permanent

The minimum salary offered for this position is £30,000 pa however the client may pay up to £35,000 pa to those candidates who can meet all key qualifications and abilities

The Company

A leading engineering company

The Role

Production of working designs and drawings and parts lists for the Production team,

Production of purchase parts lists for the Purchasing Manager

Liaising with Customer by way of issuance of drawings for approval and appropriate e-mail and telephonic communications.

Production (electrical elements) of O&M manuals for the Customer

Production of RAMS (electrical elements) for installation team.

Working upon more than one project at same time, sometimes multiple projects

Providing support to the Production Manager by way of Project control (electrical elements) of project(s) to achieve delivery dates, correct quality, and within financial constraints.

The Candidate

ONC/HNC in Electrical Engineering minimum (or equivalent engineering qualification)

Minimum 3 to 5 years electrical design experience with design experience in some (or preferably all) the following areas advantageous;

Electrical design of company machines and design of controls systems (after liaison with sales).

Design including panel and remote component layout design (in liaison with the Mechanical colleagues)

Production of electrical designs and wiring diagrams to relevant international electrical standards (or on a project related basis to Customers specific standards) and selection of appropriate components e.g. PLC, contactors, terminals, cabling, power supplies etc. All drawings to include ID tagging etc.

Basic pneumatic design appreciation.

"Some" PLC software design (Current company standard PLCs are Unitronic and Mitsubishi).

Must have an appreciation of Mechanical elements (e.g. fans, solenoid valves, etc.)

Cleanroom equipment e.g. Wet Processing, Clean Air, Sterile Services and Endoscopy departments and Furnaces.


Must be proficient in 2D Auto Cad (3D an advantage but not essential).

Must be willing to attend customers sites for various duties such as site surveys, supporting installations, commissioning and sales support to sales department. (Visits are mostly within the UK but (very) occasionally overseas. These visits may include occasional overnight stays away from home).

Must be computer literate and able to use regular office programmes such as "word" "excel", pdf etc.

Being able to drive (with clean licence) preferable; but not essential.

Must be permitted to work legally within the UK. (Any overseas travel restrictions to be highlighted upon application)

The company is a small company and each member has his/her core skills but is expected to have other skills and being willing to support within all areas of the organisation including the shop floor and on-site when required. A flexible approach is absolutely essential and a pre-requisite for working within the Company. A "hands on" approach and experience with "hands on" duties e.g. electrical wiring/panel wiring skills is preferable (but not essential).

The Package

The minimum salary offered for this position is £30,000 pa however the client may pay up to £35,000 pa to a candidates who can meet all key qualifications and abilities.

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