Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location
    Workington, Cumbria
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Manufacturing
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Key duties include:

  • To actively be aware of and support the companies Health and Safety policies and culture.

  • To provide, using modern software platforms, design and project estimates, specifications, layouts and other tender documents in sufficient detail and good order to enable project tenders and sales submissions to be made to prospective customers and project variation proposals to be made to existing customers.

  • To deliver work in accordance with office Quality systems and to monitor, forecast and control their aspects of a project.

  • To ensure that the design & project output can be manufactured / realised economically (value engineered) and installed, used & maintained safely in accordance with the legislative requirements appertaining to the project and to ensure the customer's requirements are satisfied.

  • To officially liaise/enquire to, and meet with prospective suppliers of goods and services, evaluation of offers.

  • To liaise with manufacturers, organise and or carry our inspection and expediting activities to satisfy the project requirements.

  • To set up, control and be responsible for the safe, efficient and timely erection and commissioning of plant and equipment both within workshop assembly and at customers site.

  • To work individually or as part of a larger bid / project team, which may be led by either an equivalent, Lead Engineer, Project Engineer or Bid Manager.

  • To support and undertake activities to maintain site electrical infrastructure as instructed and requested by the team leader.

  • To positively undertake continuous self - development to improve the success of the whole team.


  • IT literate with good knowledge of AutoDesk AutoCAD Electrical to produce Schematic, Layout and block cable diagram.

  • Knowledge and experience of developing & troubleshooting

  • Knowledge and experience of designing and commissioning of MCC, Control panel and instrumentation.

  • Knowledge and experience of using BSEN13849 -1&2 (Design and Validation) to establish Performance Level (PL) for Safety Related Parts of a Control System.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Amy Moore