Electrical Engineer

Location Elgin
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000 - 39000 per year Overtime (£20ph) + 5% Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Contact Kristi Meechan
Call 07894 235 620
Reference ElgElecEngineer

Electrical Engineer


£30,000 - £39,000 + £20ph overtime + 50% Uplift on salary when overseas on projects

The Company

My client is a process engineering specialist who design and manufacture turnkey process solutions for clients in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical and materials handling amongst other industries.  The company have a trading history that dates back over 200 years and a senior management and directorship team who are all home grown from within the business. 

The company employs more than 300 staff of which over 150 are employed in professional engineering roles (many of whom are chartered engineers) across software, process, electrical and mechanical disciplines.  The company are experienced huge growth in capital projects won and have grown from £25 million to £80 million in a four-year period with plans to be a £100 million business by 2024.

Due to their expansion, they are looking to recruit an Electrical Engineer to their rapidly expanding electrical engineering division.  This is a great opportunity to join a growing business who can offer career progression and exciting projects that you will be involved in from concept to completion.

The Role 

After project has been won & a P&ID is created by the process design team, the Electrical Engineering team will then be responsible for the electrical aspects on projects.  The role will involve:

  • Creating the electrical design required for the system.
  • Sizing all the electrical system required including cable sizing and motor sizing.
  • Creating single line diagrams, create cable schedules and layout for the electrical installation.
  • Creating specifications for the electrical installation and controls panels and instrumentation required for projects and put these specifications out for tender with suppliers.
  • Being involved in the electrical installation contractors carrying out the installation work and troubleshooting any issues during this process.

The Person

To be successful in your application for the Electrical Engineer role you will need:

  • An electrical engineering qualification of HNC, HND or Degree.
  • To be able to carry out electrical cable calculations
  • To be interested in running electrical engineering projects from cradle to grave
  • To be happy to travel to site to oversee the installation and commissioning phases of projects

The Benefits

  • £30,000 – 39,000
  • £20 an hour paid overtime
  • 50% uplift on salary when overseas for more than two weeks at a time on projects  

ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation