Electrical Design Engineer (CONTRACT)

Electrical Design Engineer

Location: Lewes, Sussex

5 days office based, full-time.

Contract – OUTSIDE OF IR-35

Duration: 6 months initially

Rate: £35-40 per hour


Techniche have an urgent requirement for an experienced Electrical Design Engineer. This is a long term assignment with an Advanced Engineering Technology organisation.

The role will be 5 days per week in the design office (Covid secure working environment).

This will be working within a multidisciplinary design team and alongside a dedicated Controls Engineer.

The role will be supporting full Electrical Design Engineering of complex high powered special purpose machinery and low voltage control systems.

Essential Knowledge & Experience:

  • Minimum of 5-7 years Electrical Design Engineering experience
  • Electrical Design of Special Purpose Machinery or Process Plant
  • Design of Electrical Schematics
  • AutoCAD experience (AutoCAD Electrical would be advantageous)
  • Cable sizing, electrical calculations, up to date regulations, some hazardous area knowledge



  • Create/oversee the generation of system drawings at feasibility, concept and scheme design stages.
  • Create/oversee the generation of Electrical design and installation drawings as followed:
    • Equipment arrangement drawings and part lists.
    • Block interface drawings, end connection drawings, cable schedules, electrical power and distribution drawings.
  • Generation of Electrical design control panel drawings as followed:
    • Equipment arrangement drawings and bill of materials.
    • Electrical Schematics and terminal arrangements.
  • Generation of technical specifications, installation specifications reports and calculations.
  • Create/oversee the preparation of phasing drawings indicating the sequence of installation.