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Job Title :
Electrical Design Engineer 
Job Category :
Posted :
4/23/2020 1:31:13 PM 
Company Name :
Forces Recruitment Services 
Location :
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England 
Benefits :
DOE + bonus + pension 
Salary :
£35k - 40k per year + DOE + bonus + pension 
Security :
Description :

An Electrical Design Engineer is needed at a liquid food packaging manufacturer. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of a BTEC in Electrical Engineering. You would be working closely with the Research and Development Engineer, Operations Director and Production Manager in designing new systems and improving existing systems. Our client is steadily expanding their operations and is looking to bring a person on board that can work under pressure and deliver to strict time constraints.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy or Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Applying customer specifications to the design of new electrical systems
  • Liaising with technical team to improve existing systems
  • Testing new systems and amending designs
  • Compilation of design reports and other technical documentation
  • Technical compliance
  • Customer support



  • BTEC in Electrical Engineering (minimum) or time served
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, particularly Excel.
  • Work with in a team, but also independently
  • Meeting strict deadlines by balancing workloads and customer demands
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills to internal and external stakeholders


  • Experience with AutoCAD Electrical or similar design software
  • An understanding of UL
  • Knowledge of IEC Standards, low voltage and machinery directives


  • Full training on company processes and products
  • Company pool-vehicles for off-site travel to clients
  • 28 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • 5% Company pension contribution
  • Profit sharing bonus scheme
  • Attendance bonus
  • BUPA Employee Assistance Program

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