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Development Engineer/Electrical Engineer

  • Job reference: 917210
  • Location: Fife
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Manufacturing, Power & Utilities
  • Date posted: 20/01/2018

Our client is a design and production engineering company in Fife who are currently recruiting a DevelopmentEngineer/Electrical Engineer to join their small team.

The main responsibilities and duties are as required:

  • To work in conjunction with Design Team and customer from inception through to delivery of end solution.
  • This will include planning, CAD working with the engineering team and working directly on the machines.
  • Liaise with customers and suppliers to source the best components or technology.
  • Responsible for ensuring solutions are driven and fully implemented.
  • Design and develop machine control systems (PLC, Motor Control).
  • Commissioning and service of the machines.
  • Opportunities to attend trade shows
  • Occasional overseas travel to attend exhibitions or to meet customers
  • Supporting the company with occasional maintenance work as required.
  • To ensure company adheres to the design requirements outlined in their ISO 9001 procedures manual

You should hold a recognised qualification within Electrical Engineering and /or Mechatronics

Ideally you will have experience designing and wiring control circuits for special purpose machinery as well as working with single and 3 phase supplies within manufacturing/industrial sector

Experience with PLCs, stepper motors and pneumatics would be advantageous.


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