Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0113331

Senior Electrical Design Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Westlakes
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/12/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (13/12/12)
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
The Company:
Progressive forward thinking company, working on various nuclear contracts, winning new design work packages all the time. Our clients deliverables include full 2D and 3D design, stress analysis and FEA, together with all relevant documentation throughout the project stages.

The Role:
Our client is seeking an experienced Electrical Design Engineer on a contract basis.

Key Requirements:

Experience of working with PLC's and selecting / utilising equipment such as encoders/proximity switches from preferred supplier list.

E&I building services - (not HVAC /Structures) such as cable routing, power / small power layouts, 400 V distribution, specifying level 2 / level 3 distribution equipment, lighting, emergency / escape lighting.

Cable specification, installation and management including calculations which includes volt drop, fault currents, protective device response times (either doing manually but use of Amtech cablemaster preferred).

Control panel design / desk design.

Lighting calculations (Client uses DiaLux).

Generating the following detail design drawings - Block Cable Diagrams, Single Line Diagrams, cable routing, equipment (power / small power / lighting etc.) layouts, fire alarm zoning etc.

Some experience of liasing with client / plant personnel - conducting survey's etc.

IEC61508 / EG0090 - working knowledge of one.

Group Motor Starter Specification with DOL and VSD.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Experienced Electrical Design Engineer.
Relevant skills and experience to fit key requirements above.
Minimum HNC/equiv. relevant subject.
Good AutoCAD skills
Nuclear experience

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Dialux and/or Amtech experience beneficial.
Sellafield site experience
Similar jobs
Graeme White
Senior Engineer - Structures & Architecture Location Gloucester, Gloucestershire Duration 6 months The Role: The purpose of the post is to provide day-to-day...
Graeme White
Independent Assurance Inspector Location Gloucester, Gloucestershire Duration permanent The Role: The purpose of the post is to provide assurance of...
Graeme White
EC&I Engineer Location Cumbria Duration permanent The Role: Main purpose of the role: -The Lead Engineer is...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use fircroft.com
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.