Electrical Project Engineer

Our client is the UK’s premier engineering services provider in specialist Hygienic M&E systems and contract engineering services, working almost exclusively in the food, dairy, beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care industries.

Location: Huddersfield
Sector: Food and Beverage
Job Type: Permanent
Remuneration: £60,000
Expiry Date: 31/01/2022
Duration: N/A
Start Date: 03/01/2022

Person Specification

  • Control Panel Design & Manufacture or Electrical Installation Experience
  • Ideally have 17th Edition wiring Regulations City & Guilds 2382 and Inspection and testing City & Guilds 2392
  • Ideally have experience or knowledge of HMI / SCADA Configuration (FTView / Wonderware)
  • Ideally have Electrical design including AutoCAD / EPlan or equivalent software knowledge
  • Strong IT / Computer skills, fully conversant with MS Office applications and MS Project
  • Excellent verbal and written communication with outstanding interpersonal skills

Job Role & Responsibilities

  • Costing projects in terms of materials and labour and producing quotations for projects
  • Producing Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS) for projects
  • Writing detailed Functional Design Specifications (FDS) from customer User Requirements Specifications (URS)
  • Configuration of control system architecture and network connections
  • Production and modification of PLC / HMI / SCADA software
  • Installation, modification, retrofit, commissioning and fault diagnosis of control panels and associated process equipment
  • Supervision of electrical employees and subcontractors in food production environments
  • Project budget, resource and timescale control and management
  • Safety and wellbeing of site workers
  • Contributing toward the Quality Management System maintained by the Company


  • Ideally have a safety qualification such as IOSH Managing Safely
  • Ideally hold an Electrical Engineering degree/HND/HNC or equivalent
  • Ideally have good practical electrical qualifications (apprenticeship, or NVQ Level 3)


  • Salary of upto £60,000 pa
  • Car allowance of upto £4,000
  • Discretionary bonus based on personal performance

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