Vacancy: Electrical & Instrument Design Engineer

Position

Electrical & Instrument Design Engineer

Hours of Work

Full time – 37.5 hours per week

Department

Design Office

Reporting to

Engineering Manager

Duration

Permanent

Start Date

Immediate

Remuneration Package

  • Annual salary to be agreed, dependant upon relevant qualifications and experience
  • 20 days annual leave for the first calendar year, increasing by 1 day per calendar year of continuous service up to a maximum of 25 days
  • SSP – in accordance with government regulations
  • Company Pension scheme (after 3 months of employment)
  • Company health care scheme (after 3 months of employment)

Qualifications/Role Requirements

This role would suit candidates who want to pursue an office-based engineering career with a project management aspect.

  • Excellent organisational and engineering skills
  • Communication, team working and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work calmly under tight timescales
  • Pro-active & attention to detail essential
  • Good computer skills, Word, Excel Outlook
  • Electrical & Instrumentation knowledge essential
  • Understanding of control principles and circuits
  • Knowledge/experience of Hazardous Area Protection methods/requirements essential
  • Knowledge/experience of Auto-CAD or Bentley Microstation essential
  • Knowledge/experience of Trimble Pro-Design (Amtech) essential
  • Minimum HNC/HND or graduate qualified
  • 2 to 5 years relevant industrial experience
  • Driving Licence

Job Specification/Duties

Part of the engineering team, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Undertaking of site surveys
  • Production of electrical & instrument concept designs
  • Production of detailed electrical & instrument schematics drawings
  • Production of design dossiers (site layout drawings, cable routing designs, cable installation drawings, cable schedules, instrument loops, DSDs, IS calculations, instrument specification, instrument hook ups, test documentation, etc)
  • Perform lighting and heating calculations for internal and external locations
  • Provide design support to installation teams
  • Perform FATs
  • On-site testing/commissioning
  • Working in line with the company ISO9001 and QA documentation

How to Apply

Please send applications and enquiries to k.taylor@simkiss.co.uk.

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