Senior Designer - Electrical

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Design and Concept

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28.50 - £34.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Roberts

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    18 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


Senior Designer - Electrical with experience of design in one or more of the following industries: Defence, Power Industry or Oil and Gas or similar industries required by a leading defence client to work in the Salford office.

Rate of pay is £28.50 per hour plus £6 per hour travel expenses if travelling over 39 miles for the first 37 hours. Overtime paid at £32.78 per hour.

Exact location post code: M50 1RD

The role involves but is not limited to the following:

Develop and produce CAD models, drawings and other Technical Outputs consistent with the contractual requirements to meet target dates and budget demands (Delivery to time, quality and budget)

Develop and draw 2D Diagrams, utilising the relevant tool-set.

3D Integration within the Product Model

Produce other technical outputs consistent with contractual requirements

Provide and produce relevant calculations.

Produce drawing outputs from the 3D Model

Perform self-verification of own work

Cross checking of peers and subordinates work

Produce Process Standards

The Individual

HNC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

Demonstrable ability at utilising 2D CAD design packages

Ability to apply the relevant Engineering processes regarding the integration, of the relevant, systems and equipment within the 3D CAD Product Model

Show knowledge of one or more of the following areas: Electrical Cableways, Systems, Control and Instrumentation.

Ideally experience or familiarity with FORAN package (or transferrable packages CADDS5 or Catia v5 or v6)

Ability to perform the supporting calculations with the regard to the above areas.

Shipbuilding/ marine experience preferred

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.