Electrical Design Engineer

29 November 20212021-11-29
Up to £60,000 subject to experience
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Electrical Design Engineer 


Up to £60,000 subject to experience 


Recruit12 is excited to present a new opportunity for an Electrical Design Engineer to join the UK’s leading provider of technical support for machine tool users. The role provides the option of working from home, yearly bonus, on-site parking and a flexible working schedule. 


As an Electrical Design Engineer, your main responsibilities will include: 


  • Produce Electrical designs and schematics inc. Power and control circuits, Fieldbus systems (Profibus/Profinet), Cabinet Layouts., detail drawings for projects working from functional design specifications.
  • Derive Bill of Materials (BoM) for produced designs.
  • Communicate and assist with the shop floor assembly team during build.
  •  Manage and assist with panel building activities and processes.
  • Assist assembly teams in trouble shooting.
  • Contribute to the production and development of functional design specifications for each project.
  • Modify, maintain, and control revision status of drawings such that they reflect the “as built” condition of each machine and in line with relevant standards and practices.
  • Collaborate with the Engineering Manager to produce documentation for customer specific and / or mandatory conformance (i.e., CE / UKCA Marking)
  • Provide relevant electrical expertise and support to various R&D projects, including production of drawings for new developments.
  • Manage time and prioritise tasks to support overall project plans such that “on-time” delivery is achieved.
  • Maintain a “right-first-time” approach, ensuring that all designs and machines delivered to customers are to the highest possible standard.
  • Any other reasonable request made by a director or Line Manager.


To be successful as a Electrical Design Engineer, you must have the following: 


  • Degree or HNC qualified in a relevant electrical engineering discipline.
  •  Preferred experience working in a similar role within the CNC Machine Tool industry, (OEM or aftermarket).
  • Experience of collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Highly competent in an Electrical CAD system (e.g., SolidWorks Electrical 3D (Preferred), EPLAN, AutoCAD.
  • Competent in MS office.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Willing to obtain DV security clearance.



Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World-Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport, or a valid UK visa.