Electrical / Electronics Design Engineer - Huddersfield - Initial 8 month contract
A global manufacturing business has a requirement for an Electrical/Electronics Design Engineer to work from their plant in West Yorkshire.
We are looking for an experienced Design Engineer to join the team to support with much of the Electrical Auto CAD work, alongside 4 other team members.
They will be supporting on a specific project for a new test facility. As well as CAD work you will need to be more of a decision maker, someone who can offer suggestions and add more to the design philosophy behind the project.
The role is primarily focused on working as part of a small team of Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers and Software Engineers to develop turbocharger performance testing facilities located in our Huddersfield testing laboratory. The scope of the design skills required, includes the design of low voltage control systems (up to 400VAC), safety PLC integration and programming, distributed instrumentation and control design, using a mixture of analogue, digital and bus based protocols.
Your skills and experience:
Machinery directive and associated BS-EN standards to compliance.
Allen Bradley RSLogix/Studio 5000 programming and hardware design for safety PLCs.
Common industrial protocol for Allen Bradley PLC.
Distributed I/O systems.
Allen Bradley / Rockwell VFDs for typical 5kW machinery
Modbus sensors and control elements
ABB VFDs for typical 5kW machinery
Eurotherm and EPACK controllers and iTools software
Education, Licenses and Certifications:
Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer