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Senior Designer Electrical

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: Up to £29.19 per hour + + travel £10.56 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Stella Grundy
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 09 May 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH81593_1711639159

Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as a Senior Electrical Designer in Barrow / Glasgow / Manchester

Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Senior Electrical Designer to add to their talented, hardworking team in Barrow / Glasgow / Manchester on an initial 12 month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £29.19 + £10.56 per hour travel per hour inside IR35 / Umbrella

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.

The Role

Using the CAD toolset to produce 3D models of electrical routed systems and electrical equipment integration e.g. switchboards and power units etc.

Mature and develop 2D electrical schematics / system diagrams

Producing outputs (including 2D drawings and electronic data) to a demanding schedule to support manufacturing, installation and testing of our products

Developing and maintaining close working relationships with other design teams and stakeholders.

Working as a team to produce an integrated design that meets the customer's expectations and agreed set of requirements

Relevant apprenticeship, engineering qualification or previous experience as an Electrical Designer / Draughtsperson e.g. HNC, ONC or degree qualification in relevant STEM subject or equivalent work experience

Knowledge and understanding of electrical routed systems at both 2D and 3D level

Experience in electrical compartment integration and Engineering Standards at component and sub-component / assembly level

Understanding of CAD toolsets and techniques e.g. Foran, CADDS5, AutoCAD, Solidworks, Tribon and Siemens NX etc. in both 2D and 3D outputs (drawings and models). Other transferable CAD skills and knowledge welcomed

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
Achieve a work/life balance
Work on long term contracts
Develop your skills at a prestigious company
Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Senior Electrical Engineer please send your CV to Stella Grundy