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Electrical Design Engineer


Electrical Design Engineer

£35,000 p/a + 25 days holiday + excellent pension


A globally renowned client of Proactive Technical Recruitment has asked us to support their Engineering team's growth with the recruitment of an Electrical Design Engineer to assist in a major, high profile and challenging customer account.

Are you able to integrate external and internal electrical engineering drawings to produce production and installation ready final solutions? Are you familiar with complex, fully automated materials handling/ conveyor equipment from industries such as warehousing, post and parcel, FMCG, baggage handling, recycling, or pharmaceutical?

If so, then this could be the right role for you… so read on!

As a successful candidate your further daily responsibilities for which relevant experience will be needed are:

  • Strong AutoCAD Electrical experience within a materials handling, baggage, FMCG or automation field
  • Be able to do very detailed and high quality drawings
  • Knowledge of PLC systems (but on need to be able to write/code on systems)
  • Some site-based commissioning duties involved in the role - but happy to be office based 90% of your working hours
  • Clear communication to both internal stakeholders and external clients (including customer facing)

You will need a minimum of a HNC or Level 3 qualification in Electrical Engineering or an equivalent/similar field.

If this sounds like the challenge for you then you will be rewarded will a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits and a flexible working environment.

To find out more please send your CV by clicking "apply" on this advert, or alternatively feel free to send your CV to I will endeavour to return communications as quickly as possible but regret that this might not be possible.

Proactive Technical Recruitment is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Proactive Technical Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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Skills and experience

Electrical Design, AutoCAD, EPLAN, E8, Electrical Draughtsman, Engineering drawings, drawings

About Proactive Technical Recruitment

Proactive Technical Recruitment

Working from a UK-wide network of offices, Proactive connects top engineering and tech talent with leading organisations. We’ve been delivering experts for over 15 years – both in the UK and abroad.

Built on the foundations of providing exceptional technical recruitment services, Proactive has been placing specialists for over 15 years, evolving into a market-leader within our niche business units. Operating from a network of offices that spans the UK and abroad, Proactive has the in-depth knowledge, experience and expertise to make it a powerful force within the STEM market.

Leicester, England, United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £35,000 to £40,000 per year
  • Benefits
    25 holidays + excellent benefits
  • Location
  • Company
    Proactive Technical Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Niomi Cowling
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  • Job Functions
  • Industries
    Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing
  • Home Working Possible?

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