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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Electrical CAD Engineer


Job Description:


  • To develop and improve the mechanical design aspect of electrical enclosure design by using 3D CAD.
  • Production of build packs to allow the production of electrical enclosure.
  • The role will also include the planning and placing of electrical cable runs within the 3D CAD model of a boat liaising with the mechanical design team.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • To be proficient in SolidWorks 3D CAD for electrical enclosure design and vessel cable runs
  • To act as Electrical 3D CAD Designer on new and existing projects, liaising with Electrical Design Engineers as required.
  • To produce build pack to allow production to build complex electrical enclosure to intended design and layout.
  • To provide input to Mechanical Design 3D model of a vessel for electrical enclosures and cable runs.
  • To provide training and support to other members of the Electrical Design team for 3D CAD
  • Provide input to the Electrical Design process and inform the Electrical Design Manager where deviations or inefficiencies are occurring, and proposing improvement plans.
  • Ability to provide knowledge on electrical standards and classification societies.
  • Adopt a professional approach to all Electrical design solutions to ensure departmental knowledge and skills keep pace with the technology.

Essential Experience:

  • Recent exposure to 3D CAD SolidWorks
  • Ability to place cable runs in 3D CAD model
  • Awareness of a marine environment
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills with the ability to provide flexibility where required
  • Confident in the use of Information Technology
  • Solid interpersonal skills

Desirable Experience:

  • EMC and requirements of cable separation
  • Previous electrical enclosure mechanical layout
  • An understanding of electrical schematics
  • Working in a marine environment
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other

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