Job Details




£40000 - £45000 per annum



Job Details

Are you an experienced Electrical Design Engineer looking to develop and utilise your skill set within an expanding well established engineering & manufacturing company?

Electrical Design Engineer - (electrical power & industrial switchgear)
Salary: £40-45000 + benefits
Location: Burton on Trent

My client is an innovative and rapidly expanding company who are invested heavily in a brand new manufacturing facility and specialise in the design and manufacture of electrical power equipment for a wide range of clientele worldwide. As a result of increased sales orders an additional Electrical Design Engineer is sought to be responsible for the electrical design and development of a range of projects, starting from the initial design, working to customer specifications', preparing designs for manufacture and seeing the product through to completion.


o Design and develop new products as required to meet customers specification and to see them through to completion
o Design electrical schematics, control panel wiring diagrams, busbars  for containerised packaged solutions
o Specification, component selection, design calculations as appropriate to requirements
o Support technical sales and manufacturing and test departments where required
o Produce technical documentation as required, including 3D CAD models, 2D CAD drawings, DXF files, bills of materials etc
o Ensure products meet mandatory legislation and customer specific legislation.


The role would suit an experienced Electrical Engineer or Electrical Design Engineer who will have the ability to analyse the suitability of a design solution, you will be joining an experienced design team to produce design documentation to substantiate the design and application to the project.

o HNC/ Degree Electrical Engineering within a electrical manufacturing, panel builder or capital machinery environment.
o Design experience of electrical control systems / control panels and wiring schematics
o Knowledge of electrical design incorporating some of the following: electrical switchgear(LV/MV/HV), transformers, power supplies, bus bars, cooling fans, control systems, containerised/ packaged solutions
o Extensive CAD background : AutoCAD ideally but Eplan or Solidworks is of interest

The opportunity:

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Electrical Design Engineer to be part of a modern facility which is receiving significant investment and strong sales plan. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package including pension contribution, death in service, onsite car parking, 25 days holiday,  excellent training and development opportunities. Above all this is an opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the global organisation who are continuing to invest in R&D and infrastructure.

Please get in touch for a confidential discussion with Lucy Aspinall, on

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