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Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer

  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Position: Engineer
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: ELECWARR_1581591515
Job description

My client is one of the largest technology suppliers for food processing and a wide range of other industries. The global group specializes in machinery, plants, as well as process technology and components. They also provide sustainable solutions for sophisticated production processes in diverse end-user markets and offers a comprehensive service portfolio. They have been in business for over 100 years and has offices all around the world, enabling them to supply their services internationally.

Reporting in to the Senior Electrical Engineer my client is looking for an Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer to work on projects within the Food, Beverage, Personal Care & Homecare industries.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Engineering specifications for electrical control panels.
  • Specify and discuss instrumentation requirements with the Process Department and our suppliers
  • Management of control panel manufacturing liaising with suppliers and where required assisting testing
    control panels before shipment to site.
  • Creating Load/Motor Schedules from the P&ID and relevant equipment data sheets.
  • Liaising with site and project team for the duration of the installation and supporting site manager during
    the installation period if any design questions should arise.
  • Design of electrical loop diagrams, cable routes and layouts.
  • Approval of Control Panel schematics and layouts, incorporating the connection data onto the electrical
    loop diagrams.
  • Prepare site commissioning file complete with construction status electrical drawings
  • Complete and issue electrical drawings to the documentation team on completion of the project.
  • Ensure that all electrical criteria are met from initial concept through detailed design, panel testing and
    handover as defined in the project documentation.

Technical Experience:

  • A good understanding of the food, beverage, personal care and home care industries including all relevant
    regulations and certifications.
  • Previous experience with hazardous area regulations.
    A good understanding of control systems (Such as Siemens or Rockwell), Profibus DP and industrial Ethernet
    networks.
  • Ability to specify, technically and commercially appraise, recommend, select and source various control panel
    components
  • Panel testing in the UK
    Ability to design and specify control systems utilising Profibus DP, Profibus PA, ASI networks & HART/4-20mA
    technologies.
  • Experience with instrumentation applications including but not limited to Flow, Level, Pressure, Temperature,
    Weight Systems & Analytical
  • Experience with instrument suppliers including but not limited to Endress & Hauser, IFM, Siemens & Mettler
    Toledo
  • End user documentation and liaising with the after sales department to complete the project manual.

Qualifications / Other Experience:

  • HNC in Electrical/Electronic Engineering with relevant industry experience.
  • 3 Years+ experience in the design and engineering of electrical process systems.
  • Ability to design control systems from P&ID's & Process Data Sheets
  • Generation of project documentation (electrical drawings)
  • AutoCAD & Microsoft Office literate
  • Control Panel Design & Testing
  • Understanding of electrical regulations relating to Hazardous Area applications.

If you are interested in the above opportunity then please apply or for more information then please contact Jack Brown at PSR Solutions on 01785 715505