Electrical Design Engineer/AutoCAD - Oxfordshire - up to 44k

Real Time Recruitment Solutions
25000.00 - 44000.00 GBP Annual
20 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time

Electrical Design Engineer/AutoCAD - Oxfordshire - up to 44k

Requirement for a highly motivated Electrical Design Engineer or Designer to provide effective support for technical projects in an exciting scientific organisation. You will be required to interact closely with scientific staff, providing creative and innovative solutions and professional input into all phases of the projects.



  • HND or equivalent in relevant discipline;
  • Ability to provide ideas and creative solutions to design problems;
  • Good knowledge of CAD design (ideally AutoCAD);
  • Self-motivated;
  • Ability and initiative to get to the heart of a problem and take it efficiently through to completion;
  • Good oral and written communication skills with peers, subordinates, customers and suppliers;
  • Good background in electrical engineering;
  • Excellent knowledge of engineering drawings and working to specifications for controls and electrical designs;
  • Working in a team, discussing work with other team members and presenting ideas and solutions to engineers or customers;
  • Background in the use of computers and data handling including Microsoft office systems, Word, excel, Powerpoint, publisher, Microsoft project and MathCad;
  • Must be available to travel on work related business with some overnight stays occasionally;
  • Light manual tasks may be involved during commissioning.

  • Degree or equivalent in relevant discipline;
  • Engineering Council registration and membership of relevant professional body;
  • Technical Apprenticeship;
  • Driving Licence;
  • Ability to lead, motivate and manage internal and contract staff;
  • Some appreciation of electrical calculations packages;
  • Supervising design office work;
  • Working within a QA system;
  • Good appreciation of project management;
  • Overseeing manufacture, assembly, testing and commissioning of systems;
  • Knowledge of developments in the field;
  • Competence in at least one of the following; Motion control, safety interlock systems, building services, electrical installations for buildings and experimental equipment including power distribution, lighting, telecoms, HVAC, etc. PLCs, sensors, actuators, encoders, vacuum technology

Please send your CV ASAP - urgent.

Commutable from Oxford, Reading, newbury, Swindon, Basingstoke, Marlborough. Abingdon, Andover, Bicester, Oxfordshire, etc.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.

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