Electrical Development Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Development Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Kenn
Salary: £26 - £35 per hour
Start Date: 2022-03-14
Reference: BH-413-1
Contact Name: Dominic Golding
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2022 12:09

Job Description

Electrical Development Engineer

Electrical Engineer required to support product development at a manufacturing company in Clevedon, Somerset

This is an ongoing contract role with pay rates of either £35/hr Umbrella, or £26/hr PAYE


•    To design and develop modules / sub-assemblies of new products in accordance with the company's Product Commercialisation Process (PCP) ensuring that the required reliability, quality and cost targets are met
•    To meet the Master Specification targets and ensure conformance to the relevant international, national and industry safety standards
•    To verify that the designs meet the Master Specification and conform to the relevant design standards by calculation and/or testing as appropriate
•    Accountable for the design and development of sub-assemblies of a product ensuring the specified quality and cost are achieved to the agreed project time scale
•    Accountable for the detailed documentation of the design (models, drawings, design data, BOM, test data) ensuring all relevant information is recorded in a timely manner and placed in the Technical Construction File (TCF) requirements

Qualifications & Experience:

•    A good electrically biased engineering degree (or other relevant engineering qualification with 2 years industry experience)
•    Experience in product development and introductions is an advantage
•    Knowledge of design for manufacture and design for assembly
•    Experience in the use of a range of engineering materials and with several manufacturing methods/techniques
•    3D and 2D CAD skills (CATIA, Visio, AutoCAD and/or other drafting tools)
•    An understanding of Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) and system schematics
•    Results Orientation - focus on delivering to project milestones and timescales
•    Positive attitude and ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
•    Understand key technical deliverables and requirements and can report concisely to more senior engineers and the project manager