Design Engineer (Elec) – Northampton

Musk are leading Asset Care providers. We have an exciting opportunity for Electrical Designers to join our busy Design Department.  The role will be based within the Northampton area.

The Role:

You will be producing control panel layouts and bills of materials and will be required to complete LV distribution and cable calculations using Amtech software.  You will also generate electrical control schematic diagrams, instrument loop diagrams and PLC wiring diagrams and I/O schedules.

It is essential you have knowledge of machinery safety circuit design and risk assessments to BS EN ISO 13849/60261.

Working Hours: 40 Hours per week (Monday-Friday).

Skills / Experience Required:

You must have knowledge / experience of:

  • Electrical design within an industrial environment
  • On-site commissioning relating to automated control systems (preferable)
  • Machine safety with an understanding of:

Component SIL and PL ratings

PLC control systems

Instrumentation and motor starter control types together with the design of panel and field installations from concept to commissioning.


You must hold an electrical qualification (ie. City & Guilds / BTEC / NVQ3 / HNC) together with City & Guilds 17th edition.

If you feel you have the relevant skills/experience and the drive and determination to succeed, we very much look forward to hearing from you.

We will provide a strong health and safety culture and for motivated employees, ample personal development opportunities.

Proof of eligibility to work in the UK will be required.

Musk is an equal opportunities employer

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