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Job Description

We are in search of a seasoned Design Engineer to join our dynamic team. The successful candidate will lead the design of electrical and control systems across various projects, ensuring timely and budget-conscious delivery. This presents an exceptional opportunity to be part of a thriving organization that deeply values innovation and creativity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create electrical and control systems designs for diverse projects using EPlan Electric and EPlan Pro Panel software.
  • Produce a wide array of pages, encompassing but not limited to title pages, revision overviews, thermal calculations, machine/plant layouts, single-line diagrams, PLC overviews, and cable diagrams.
  • Prepare reports including bill of materials, wire number labels, cable number labels, and device tag labels using Excel spreadsheets.
  • Facilitate importing and exporting drawings from/to DXF/DWG files.
  • Ensure designs are aligned with relevant codes and standards, including safety regulations (HSE and ISO).
  • Collaborate closely with the project team to guarantee on-time and within-budget design delivery.
  • Offer technical support to manufacturing, installation, and commissioning teams.
  • Proficiency in safety hardware validation utilizing SISTEMA.


  • HND in Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • Over 5 years of hands-on experience as an electrical designer.
  • Familiarity with safety, regulatory, and quality standards (e.g., HSE and ISO).
  • Proficient in electrical and control system design through EPlan Electric and EPlan Pro Panel software.
  • Knowledge of fundamental electrical and control components.
  • Capability to interpret electrical drawings adeptly.
  • Sharp attention to detail and adept problem-solving capabilities.
  • Versatility to work autonomously or as a collaborative team member.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Full UK driver's license.
  • Right to work in the UK.

What We Offer

  • 23 days of annual holidays in addition to bank holidays.
  • Competitive salary based on skills and experience.
  • Overtime compensation for both weekday and weekend work.
  • Comprehensive workplace pension.

Austin Fraser is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.