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Senior Hardware Engineer

  • Location:

    Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Cale Phillips

  • Contact email:

    cale.phillips@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 090

  • Job ref:

    JO0000036528

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    20/10/2022

  • Startdate:

    15/09/2022

Senior Hardware Engineer - Nuclear - Staffordshire

Permanent - Salary negotiable + Flexible working & Benefits
 
SC clearance + Full UK national is required
 
 
Main duties:
 
I am looking for either Control Panel/Hardware design engineers to be part of a high-quality team as we begin to prepare for our upcoming projects. The role is to design hardware systems mainly using proprietary hardware components for control panels and primarily focused on PLC's, MCCs, Drives & Controls, and Switchgear. Preparing, reviewing and checking necessary calculations and design. The work may involve limited travel with the possibility of some periods away at customer sites carrying out surveys and designing solutions.


 
Skills/experience required and preferred:

Knowledge of designing electrical panels containing PLC's and LV distribution systems.

Design of electrical cabling and containment systems

Educated to at least degree level in relevant subject or HND with additional experience in project implementation

Good working knowledge of AutoCAD Electrical, Microsoft office word & excel.

Must be able to achieve security clearance to at least SC level

It is essential that candidates have excellent communication skills as client contact and mentoring are required.

Ability to mentor and develop engineers and technicians

Thorough understanding of, or working towards, BS7671 IEE 18th Edition Wiring Regulations

Understanding of IEC BS EN 61439-1,Low-voltage switchgear and control gear assemblies

Confidence to work within a multidisciplinary design team


Benefits:

25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Flexible working

Pension

Life assurance policy

Private health care

Lifestyle screening

Mental health assistance programme

Support in achieving professional engineer status (IEng, CEng) and professional memberships fees covered