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Electrical Design Engineer - Swindon

Negotiable - Engineering
Ref: 184 Date Posted: Tuesday 13 Nov 2018
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Our client designs, sources and manages production technology for automobile manufactures, with the aim of creating a high-efficiency production line.


Electrical design of manufacturing equipment; including risk assessment, specification, quotation, hardware & software design.

Duties will involve:

  • Software design: HMI, PLC & safety
  • Hardware design: schematic, panel layout, cable harnesses & parts lists
  • Supervision of contract design engineers.
  • Project planning & management.
  • Supplier Support, development and control.
  • Production Support / Problem Countermeasure.
  • CE marking of equipment.

Candidate requirements:


  • Minimum of 2 years design experience in related industry
  • Proficient in AutoCAD (ideally AutoCAD electrical)
  • Proficient in PLC programming  (preferably Omron and Mitsubishi)
  • Specification & design of schematic circuits 
  • Commissioning & maturation of manufacturing equipment 
  • Strong communication skills at all levels.
  • Flexible approach to work with a willingness to work weekends if required.


  • Design of HMI screens, preferably Proface, Omron & Mitsubishi(not SCADA)
  • BIW process knowledge and experience 
  • Report writing and presentation skills
  • Large and Small Project Control / Supervision
  • Machinery directive / machine building knowledge
  • CE marking & requirement knowledge
  • Design risk assessment capability