Senior Designer - Electrical

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Design and Concept

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  • Salary:

    £28.50 - £34.50 per day

  • Contact:

    Steve Roberts

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    18 months

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Morson International are currently working in partnership with a large defence company and require Electrical Designers to work at their base in Manchester. Rate of pay is £28.50 per hour plus £6 per hour travellers allowance for those living 40+ miles from the location. Overtime is paid at £32.78 per hours. Full job description below.

  • 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
  • Experience of design in one or more of the following industries:
  • Defence, Power Industry or Oil and Gas or similar industries
  • 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.