Senior Electrical Design Engineer Falkirk £65k (PR-33908832)

Location: Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom    |  Remote Working Available
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Sectors: Engineering
Job Type: Permanent
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Senior Electrical Design Engineer Falkirk £65k

  • Are you a Senior Electrical Design Engineer / Senior Electrical Design & Controls Engineer?
  • Do you have experience of designing complex electrical & automation systems for Industrial Process Applications (Food & Drink, Utilities, Pharmaceutical applications and/or plant wide automation)?
  • Do you want to work for a UK Specialist in Engineered Solutions for Process & UK Infrastructure Applications?

If so, then please see below…

Senior Electrical Design Engineer Falkirk £65k

Progressive Engineering and UK Specialist in Engineered Solutions for Process & Infrastructure Applications are looking to recruit a Senior Electrical Design Engineer for their Engineering Centre near Falkirk, owing to significant business growth and project pipeline for 2023-27+.

Based near Falkirk and reporting into the Electrical Engineering Manager, the Senior Electrical Design Engineer will be responsible for the electrical design on multi-disciplinary "Design & Build" project, from concept through to commissioning, ensuring that design solutions comply to customer, regulatory & industry standards

Key Responsibilities of Senior Electrical Design Engineer Role:

  • Design & delivery of Electrical Solutions on multi-disciplinary design & build projects to meet customer requirements
  • Preparation of electrical/ICAdesigndeliverables and equipment procurementformulti-discipline projects including;
    • Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams
    • Control Philosophy
    • PLC/ SCADA System Architecture Diagrams (Siemens/Rockwell)
    • Power/Load Schedules
    • PLC I/O schedules
    • Electrical Single Line/ Block Cable Diagrams
    • Motor Control Centre/Local Control Panel Specifications
    • Instrument schedules
    • Loop Diagrams
    • DSEAR Assessments
  • Subcontract development and management for Motor Control Centres, System Integration, Telemetry etc
  • Compliance with design specifications
  • Carry out site surveys and produce detailed technical reports

Qualification & Experience Required for Senior Electrical Design Engineer role:

  • HNC / HND / Engineering Degree in Electrical Engineering (or Equivalent), relevant to subject knowledge.
  • Prior Broad knowledge of the designing complex Electrical & Control systems for Process Applications (Food, Drink, Pharmaceutical, Water, Utilities, Chemical, PetroChemical etc)
  • Electrical design experience in the following areas:
    • Electrical Controls Systems & Panel Design & Layout - General Arrangements, Detail drawings, Schematics Diagrams, Interlock Diagrams for typically PLC & HMI hardware, MCC - Motor Starters & Drives, Safety Circuits, Instrumentation and Power Distribution.
    • Circuit breaker and Cable type sizing specification
    • Remote I/O & Industrial communication networks
    • Instrumentation
    • Safety circuit design
  • Experience of electrical design to industry and/or regulatory codes, standards etc
  • Experienced in design software packages
  • Knowledge of Electrical Safety Standards / Electrical Safety would be an advantage.

For the successful Senior Electrical Design Engineer, a salary up to £65,000 is on offer and this Senior Electrical Design Engineer role is commutable from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Stirling, Livingston, Cumbernauld, Motherwell & Dunfermline and my client also operates a hybrid and flexible working policy for its Engineers as part of their benefits package.

To be considered for this Senior Electrical Design Engineer role, please apply via the link below.

To find out more about Progressive Recruitment please visit

Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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