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Electrical Design Engineer

Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shoreham-by-Sea
Industry: Engineering
Reference: GPLG13002_1719390977
Contact Name: Graeme Passau
Contact Email:
Job Published: 26 June 2024
Job Description

Electrical Design Engineer

Due to continued growth, a position for an additional Electrical Engineer/Design Engineer is now available.

The organisation offers explosion protection solutions for the materials handling and oil & gas industries, providing fully engineered conversions, EX-proof products and EX components.

The company is a respected brand, providing over 40 years of developing industry solutions to help achieve keeping people safe in hazardous areas.

Working as an Electrical Design Engineer, using your experience within industrial vehicles, or marine, you will be part of a highly skilled engineering team involved in the conversion of industrial materials handling equipment, for the detection of gas and explosives in hazardous areas, ensuring compliance to ATEX, Ex and IEC Ex.

You will be hands on, designing solutions for alternative components such as Ex certified primary traction batteries, to be integrated into vehicles, taking into account extreme space constraint limitations, ensuring integration into original machine electrical systems, specifying fuses, selecting cables, understanding signal and power cables and their applications.

You will also be responsible for project specification documents, drawings in AutoCAD, defining electrical enclosure layouts and population, specifying product test requirements and producing product risk assessments and paperwork to support certification.


  • Strong understanding of electrical cabling for automotive, industrial or marine
  • Hands on experience of electrical wiring
  • Design of electrical systems using AutoCAD, defining enclosure layouts
  • Specify test requirements
  • Able to select components for integration
  • Understanding of electrical/mechanical system integration
  • Creation of project documents
  • BOM generation
  • Project management skills
  • Customer support

Ideally, you'll have a broad knowledge of predominantly electrical and some electronic control systems, e.g., AC inverters, industrial controllers, PLC's, experience of working in a highly regulated environment and a background in fault finding complex electrical systems.

Education to HND or Degree level in a relevant subject is required.

The organisation take pride in being a pioneer of industrial safety and strive to attract the best talent to keep the company legacy alive.

Interested, please apply and contact Graeme at Vibe Recruit, 07971 309403

Vibe Recruit is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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