Electrical R&D Engineer

Location Leicestershire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - 45000 per year
Contact Matt Taylor
Call 07562 208 051
Reference MT - ERDE

Electrical R&D Engineer


Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

Working hours: 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday (Flexible hours possible)

The Company:

Our client is a leading manufacturer of cooling systems in the UK used within Laboratories, high end laser cutting machines, and semiconductor manufacturing facilities.

As an employer they employ 30 staff members in total across there onsite manufacturing facility, Engineers and back-office support team

They are owned by a larger group with a revenue of £68 Million

They are currently undergoing the process of expanding their premises, and acquiring an additional business, as such they are growing the team to allow for additional workload and increased efficiency so are looking for an engineer to join the team and become the “go to” engineer for electrical design, research and development.

The Role:

We are looking for an Electrical R&D Engineer to support the team with their Electrical expertise. As the Primary Electrical expert, you will be reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, you will play a critical role in advising on electrical drawings, creating new electrical schematics, and updating outdated designs. You will also be involved in hands-on testing, creating test reports, and ensuring compliance with design standards.

Your Responsibilities will include:

  • Advising on electrical drawings and redesigning product ranges
  • Creating and updating electrical schematics
  • Hands-on testing with test rigs and creating test reports
  • New product development and specifying components
  • Ensuring design compliance
  • There will be no mechanical design in this role, you will focus purely on electrical and documentation

Qualifications and experience:

  • Degree/HND level or equivalent qualification in an Electrical engineering
  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar position
  • Experienced with AutoCAD Electrical or similar package
  • Previous experience with electrical testing
  • Good communicator with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Independent and confident in your abilities

The Benefits:

  • Competitive salary tailored to the applicant - £35,000 - £45,000
  • 24 days holiday + 8 bank holidays (plus flexible holiday policy).
  • Office based role – offering flexible working hours
  • Pension scheme.
  • Opportunity to work on diverse and challenging projects in a dynamic environment.

How to Apply:

If you are a motivated and experienced Project Engineer looking to join a growing company, we want to hear from you!

Please send your CV to Matt Taylor at matt.taylor@ata-recruitment.co.uk or give me a call on 0116 218 1644

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