We have an excellent opportunity for an Trainee Electrical designer to join a well-established local engineering company based in Sunderland. The company’s current need is for an Electrical designer, someone who has experience in Electrical Automation systems, facility and machine maintenance. Previous qualifications preferred but not absolutely necessary as training can be given as and when required. We are looking for someone who wants to take their career to the next level. Always working at the forefront of current Automation technology, we require someone who has ability to pickup new systems and methods with ease and relishes a challenge. The candidate must be able to cope with working to strict timescales and under pressure at times. The successful candidate will develop existing experience by undertaking electrical design, producing 2D CAD drawings (experience with AutoCAD would be advantageous) working with suppliers and contractors as well as attending client and contractor meetings. Other duties will include carrying out snagging of electrical systems, commissioning and testing, organising work schedules, preparation of documentation, PLC software development and commissioning, SCADA and HMI development. The successful candidate will be expected to develop and progress designs passed down by senior engineers, assist with specification writing and equipment scheduling as well as being capable of carrying out detailed design for Automation control systems. In return we will offer a very competitive salary based on experience and skills.
£25k – £50k depending on previous experience.
As well as having technical knowledge, Candidates need to be able to project manage and multitask. Additional attributes, such as team leadership or management skills, are required as careers progress.
Due to the significant growth of our business, we have created a new role which we require filling immediately. We are currently seeking a highly organised, motivated and competent Electrical Supervisor with specific responsibility for the safety, technical standards and quality of our electrical installation work. The Electrical Supervisor will be required to liaise with the Engineering Team and coordinate the work load, staffing and site activities across multiple sites including the company’s own facility.
Knowledge of or experience within the automotive electrical engineering sector/Tier 1/Tier 2/ Contracting/ Major Projects with 5 to 10 years relevant experience in a similar role. SMSTS/SSSTS CITB qualification is desirable but not essential. Electrically competent and with up to date 17th Edition wiring regulations. Hold relevant NVQ Level 3 or City & Guilds 2391 / 2394 / 2395 certification.
Attractive hourly rate with overtime commensurate with level of experience, company pension scheme, 20 days annual leave plus statutory bank holidays, all company branded work wear is provided.
Please send a covering letter together with current CV in the strictest of confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application closing date:
All applications must be received before 31st January 2018