Electrical Engineer

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Roberts

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Years

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Be able to work under own initiative, be well motivated and enthusiastic, with the ability to communicate with other engineering disciplines within the design/project team. Engineers will be required to interface with the client and other project partners at all levels

Knowledge of Airline/Handler baggage operational processes
Have a good knowledge and understanding of electrical engineering for medium and low voltage power distribution, instrumentation and related cabling, panel design for motor starters and PLC Systems
Have the ability to produce high quality accurate engineering drawings, including:
* System design
* Detailed system design
Have a thorough working knowledge of AutoCAD and AutoCAD Electrical
Have a good knowledge and understanding of PLC Equipment for plant control and experience of producing software for Schneider (Modicon) and/or Siemens S7 PLCS
Knowledge of any of the following:
* Other brands of PLC including Rockwell (Allen Bradley)
* FactoryLink and InTouch SCADA packages
Experience of working with Project teams and an understanding of the project management process
At least 3 years practical experience in an Electrical engineering design office.
Be capable of demonstrating a structured approach to justifying key engineering decisions.
Be capable of working to challenging programme and budgetary constraints
Job Description / Person Specification
Electrical Engineer
Have Experience of conveyor systems in manufacturing, process or mechanical handling environments
Have the ability to perform accurate site surveys
Experience of working to quality assurance systems certified to ISO9001
Have the ability to produce electrical calculations.
Project Engineer of smaller moderate sized projects
Interfacing of control solutions.
A Degree in Electrical/Electronic engineering
Served a recognised Electrical Engineering apprenticeship
BTEC Higher National Cert or Equivalent
Full airside pass or the ability to obtain one