Electrical Design Engineer – Automated Machinery
Posted 8 months ago - Expired 6 months ago

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time

Are you an experienced electrical design engineer who is highly motivated, ambitious and capable of working in an environment where continuous improvement is the norm? If this begins to describe you, then a career with award winning Gripple Automation may be right for you.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a confident engineer to join an expanding design team.

What is the role?

Based at the Hawke Street facility in Sheffield, Gripple Automation offers bespoke design and build of machines to improve manufacturing processes and significantly improve performance.

This hands-on role in the design, modification and development of automated machinery involves working closely with production, engineering, customers and suppliers. With an understanding of regulatory requirements you will continuously apply innovative thought to ensure our design services offer maximum value to our customers. A high level of commercial awareness is key to ensure cost effective design solutions are delivered on time and in full.

Who you are

The ideal candidate should have at least three years’ experience in electrical design and as a minimum, an HNC/HND/degree qualification in a relevant discipline. To be selected for interview you must also:

• have experience in the design of automation in a manufacturing environment
• have experience of working with pneumatics and robotics
• have experience of producing technical documentation in accordance with the machinery directive and associated standards.
• possess a high level of attention to detail with excellent communication skills
• be able to demonstrate exceptional drive and initiative
• have a full driving licence

What the role offers

The benefits package includes a competitive basic salary to reflect the calibre, experience and qualification level of the successful applicant, 15% non-contributory pension life assurance, private medical cover, permanent health insurance and a share purchase scheme.

Why this company is different

You will be joining a business that is owned by its employees. You are expected to become a stakeholder in the business, which entitles, and indeed, requires you to challenge, offer ideas, take the initiative and contribute to positive change.

For any further information, please call Emma Hibbert on 0114 228 8629 or email e.hibbert@gripple.com.