Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Creating 3D mechanical designs of switchboards & associated products ready for
    production / fabrication purposes
  • Ensuring drawings issued to the shop floor are controlled, accurate and easy to follow
  • Providing assistance to Production/Test to resolve problems with new & existing product
    designs
  • Assisting with Shop Floor operations, Site operations and Client Witness Testing as required
  • Reporting directly to the Mechanical Design Manager
  • Liaising with Project Managers and the Mechanical Design Manager on the development of
    the library of standard drawings
  • Travelling to client sites on occasion to carry out surveys

Skill Requirements

  • Experience in mechanical design
  • Ability to read schematics
  • Familiar with the use of 3D CAD software, preferably Autodesk Inventor & Vault
  • Ability to interact with other engineering disciplines and work as part of a team or
    independently as required
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in the day to day use of Microsoft based operating systems and the Office suite
    (Outlook / Word / Excel)
  • Previous experience of mechanical design of electrical equipment such as power
    distribution, packaged substations or switchgear would be considered advantageous.
  • Previous experience of designing sheet metal products would be considered beneficial
  • Knowledge & understanding of electrical systems