Electrical Design Engineer

Location Dundalk, Louth
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published about 1 month ago
Contact Ciara Byrne
Job ref DD 000102P_1621344735

Job description


Electrical Design Engineer DUNSL

Salary NEG DOE

This role provides the opportunity for an Engineer to gain a wealth of experience in a wide range of electrical and mechanical engineering disciplines and beyond with structured mentoring from more experienced team members. The successful candidate will work across multiple disciplines to get a full overview of the life cycle of the product along with the commercial acumen to compliment the technical aspects of the role.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Carry out project design, from initial concept through to detail design, including generation of Bills of Material and production drawings (AutoCAD & AutoCAD Electrical)
  • Generate production documentation as required to improve the production process (work instructions, etc)
  • Plan and execute projects in a timely manner in line with the project plan, on time and within budget
  • Maintain accurate & complete design records in line with our Document Control function
  • Contribute innovatively to the re-design of electrical components that reduce design and production costs
  • Provide technical support to internal and external customers (mechanical engineering, production and Site Team)
  • Participate in all aspects of "team" development and goal achievement "Engineering Excellence"
  • Working as part of a multidiscipline team on both large and small projects
  • Processing Electrical BOM's ready for input into SAP
  • Help drive continuous improvement activities within Engineering & Production
  • Adhering to the request for information (RFI) system throughout the design phase
  • Attend technical meetings with members of the design team, contractors, Client and in-house project team
  • Proactive risk identification, mitigation and resolution; opportunity & issues identification throughout the project life cycle
  • Ensure that all Health and Safety procedures are followed in accordance with company policies
  • Ensure that all works are performed as defined within Company Quality Management System.

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Third level degree / HND or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in an Electrical Design role within a commercial environment
  • AutoCAD experience essential
  • AutoCAD Electrical experience advantageous
  • Previous exposure to or experience with electrical switchgear design would be advantageous
  • Previous knowledge of recognized ERP tools (SAP) advantageous
  • Experience In dealing with multi-national and other key clients
  • Demonstrated pro-active, practical & flexible approach to work
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentational skills
  • Necessity to travel to deployment locations
  • Practical approach to work

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