We are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer with good experience of the design and engineering of electrical process plant systems (water, beverage, oil & gas – any process industry) for a permanent position in the Warrington area. Salary circa £45-50000 per annum plus benefits.
Working as the successful Senior Electrical Engineer your good experience will include Profibus, instrumentation (flow, pressure, temperature) and VSD’s.
Primary Responsibilities include:
*Engineering specifications for electrical control panels and electrical installation
*Specify and discuss instrumentation requirements with the Process Department and our suppliers
*Supporting sales team in proposals by estimating labour and materials costs using internal and supplier tools.
*Management of control panel manufacturing liaising with suppliers and where required assisting testing control panels before shipment to site.
*Creating Load/Motor Schedules from the P&ID and relevant equipment data sheets.
*Liaising with site and project team for the duration of the installation and supporting site manager during the installation period if any design questions should arise.
*Design of electrical loop diagrams, cable routes and layouts.
*Approval of Control Panel schematics and layouts, incorporating the connection data onto the electrical loop diagrams.
*Configuration and commissioning of instruments and VSDs and support I/O testing with the wider project team.
*Prepare site commissioning file complete with construction status electrical drawings.
*Complete and issue electrical drawings to the documentation team on completion of the project.
*Ensure that all electrical criteria’s are met from initial concept through detailed design, panel testing and handover as defined in the project documentation.
*Previous experience with hazardous area regulations and ATEX.
*A good understanding of control systems (Such as Siemens or Rockwell), Profibus DP, Profinet and industrial Ethernet networks.
*Ability to specify, technically and commercially appraise, recommend, select and source various control panel components.
*Panel testing in the UK.
*Ability to design and specify control systems utilising IO Link, Profinet, Profibus DP, Profibus PA, ASI networks & HART/4-20mA technologies.
*Experience with instrumentation applications including but not limited to Flow, Level, Pressure, Temperature, Weight Systems & Analytical.
*Experience with instrument suppliers including but not limited to Endress & Hauser, IFM, Siemens & Mettler Toledo.
*End user documentation and liaising with the after sales department to complete the project manual.
*HNC in Electrical/Electronic Engineering with relevant industry experience.
The role will include visits to client’s sites for meetings, surveys, and commissioning support will be required.
*Ability to design control systems from P&ID’s & Process Data Sheets
*Generation of project documentation (electrical drawings, proposals and specifications)
*AutoCAD & Microsoft Office literate
*Control Panel Design & Testing
*Understanding of electrical regulations relating to Hazardous Area applications.
*Technical and professional knowledge
*Ability to work alone and as a team
*Must be proactive and resourceful
*Teamwork and Co-operational skills
*Planning and Organisational skills
*Good Communication skills
*UK Driving Licence
The client we are supplying this Senior Electrical Engineer to are part of a worldwide, leading supplier of process equipment and systems. The successful Senior Electrical Engineer will play an important part in the delivery of a very busy and expanding order book and will have outstanding career prospects.
If the above sounds like you please apply NOW!