Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J892741_1502963503
Contact Name: martin willemsen
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 17, 2017 10:51

Job Description


As an Electrical Design Engineer you will work as part of a multi-disciplined Engineering Department to design, develop and maintain craft electrical systems and/or components to required specifications. The role will involve working on products and projects from concept to completion, including implementation and testing. Frequent collaboration with the purchasing, production and design and development teams will be required to ensure smooth product development and manufacture. The role demands regular interaction with clients, suppliers and contractors. Focus will be on, safety, reliability, quality and functionality.


The Electrical Design Engineer's role is varied and requires expertise in support of the following activities:

  • Production of design drawings using Solidworks 3D CAD software. These range from systems design, control panel design, wiring harness design. Installation drawings, including schematics, panel arrangements, parts lists, wiring diagrams and cable schedules. Working to British (BS), European (EN), International (ISO) and Classification Society standards.
  • Generate project documentation including design calculations, test specifications and procurement information.
  • Maintain project records in accordance with internal QA procedures and ISO 9001.
  • Verification of other colleagues works.
  • Support other in house departments including project management, procurement, mechanical engineering and sales.
  • Liaise with customers' engineering representatives.
  • The key accountabilities for the Electrical Design Engineer are: professional engineering documentation; performance to project budgets and milestones; completion and acceptance of work to client satisfaction.