Electrical Design Technician

Electrical Design Technician

  • Location

    Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot

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    Paul Southard

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    Temp to Perm

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Job Title: Wiring Technician/Electrical Designer

General Purpose of Role:

Responsible for translating customer's information into production information that is understood by operators and creation of bills of materials.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop and revise wiring harness assembly and installation drawings.
  • Prepare and/or check documentation as necessary to satisfy customer, company and regulatory requirements.
  • Work to quickly resolve electrical manufacturing and installation problems.
  • Monitor and report status versus requirements.
  • Provide electrical engineering guidance/counsel and communicate program information within the organization and supporting groups.
  • Reverse engineer product
  • Perform additional duties as directed.

Person Specification

Specific Knowledge / Skills Competence:

Understanding of Auto Cad is essential

Familiarity with IPC wiring standards

Competent Microsoft office skills

Knowledge of electrical wiring

Basic understanding of RS232/RS485, Modbus TCP protocols

PCB Design (Basics)

Experience of PPAP submissions and DFMA

Programming experience. (Ideally scripting)

MySQL Experience

Experience in programming PLC Controllers

Behavioural Competencies:

Must be able to work either alone or as part of a team to solve problems

Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills

Must be a self-starter with the ability to generate alternative ideas