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  • Job reference: RMS0183388

Electronics / Electrical Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: North East England
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 09/08/2017
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Time left:
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The Role:
An Electronics / Electrical Engineer to work full time for 10-12 weeks to start in August / September. The role is suited to purely control and automation rather than MV/HV.

Electronic / electrical tasks include:
* Electrical Design implications of incorporating new Motors into Design (might include CANBUS / IO review as well as power / wiring)
* Impacts of changing power supply from 36V to 48V (design changes required to Electrical design for new voltage)
* Addition of new sensors to confirm sub-system position changes (ultrasonic / optical / limit switch)
* Electrical implications of changing an actuation system from motors to linear actuators / solenoids (might include CANBUS / IO review as well as power / wiring)
* Changing of sensors to improve reliability (ultrasonic / optical / limit switch)
* Improved harness routing for manufacturability / serviceability
* Changing the on-board emergency stop system to accommodate a new central wireless controller

The Company:
Award winning SME providing safety and engineering services to highly regulated industries such as nuclear and utilities.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Control, automation, control and automation, electronics, electronics engineering, electrical engineer, control engineer, automation engineer, industrial engineering,

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