Electrical Design Engineer (Machine Building)

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Huddersfield
Salary
GBP38k to GBP45k
Posted
27 Apr 2021
Closes
25 May 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting for an experienced Electrical Design Engineer to work for a machine building company located in the Huddersfield, West Yorkshire area.
The main purpose of the role is to design and develop the electrical content of quality products within agreed time-scales and budgets according to company procedures.
THE DUTIES:
* Design products that meet specified customer and internal requirements and are profitable.
* Produce design project documentation that is thorough and accurate and gains the approval of the R&D Manager.
* Verify designs with care and thoroughness so that all failures to meet requirements are discovered.
* Validate products with care and thoroughness so that all failures to meet requirements are discovered.
* Make design changes that are evaluated for feasibility, cost and timing; and implemented with care and thoroughness, gaining the approval of the R&D Manager.
* Contribute effectively to team working within the company and with customers.
* Give timely, effective support to the customer's needs so that the customer does not express dissatisfaction.
* Provide effective technical support to the satisfaction of manufacturing departments on design matters relating to products being introduced into, or already in, production, e.g. supporting PPAP, APQP and FMEA.
* Provide technical support to Sales and Marketing to obtain new business.
ROLE SCOPE:
* The role requires team working with many other departments within the organisation, locally and internationally, and with various departments at customers.
* Customer contact will be technical (not involving commercial matters), normally at engineer or engineer's supervisor level.
ESSENTIAL EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
* Minimum HNC in Electrical Engineering.
* Minimum 2 years relevant experience.
* Awareness, training and experience in customer quality processes such as APQP, PPAP, FMEA.
* Design for volume manufacture.
THE PACKAGE:
You will earn a basic salary of between GBP38,000 to GBP45,000 per annum (depending on experience), plus outstanding benefits