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Mechanical/Electrical CAD Engineer

  • Stafford (Staffordshire)
  • IT development

Job description

Additional Cities

Career Level

Relocation Assistance


GE Renewable Energy
Business Segment

Renewable Energy Grid Solutions


United Kingdom
Postal Code

ST16 1WS
Role Summary/Purpose

The role will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning. You will be part of a team that defines and completes the Hardware requirements of an HVDC control system as part of a project delivery team.
Essential Responsibilities

·  Execute, with guidance from lead engineers the CAD design package required to deliver on time and within defined budgets the HVDC Control System hardware.
·  Follow the departments standard design practices, engineering reviews and guidelines.
·  Define Control Panel requirements and produce detailed design documentation for the control system using standard design blocks under the guidance of lead engineers including;
·  Panel Electrical Schematics (using Engineering Base and Auto CAD tools)
·  Creating electrical wiring schematics and panel/wiring drawings
·  General Assembly drawings (using CREO tool)
·  Creating electrical wiring schematics and panel/wiring drawings
·  Producing Bill of Materials, preparation and execution of documentation
·  Producing electrical schematics to the IEC 61082 standard

·  Prepare and present technical information related to the CAD design to internal and external customers.
·  Share engineering information and promote open dialogue. 
·  Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures.
·  Maintaining the Controls Hardware Standard Design.

·  Degree or equivalent experience or knowledge in Electronics/Electrical/ Mechanical engineering or related field.
·  Experience in working with CAD engineering tools such as AutoCAD, E-base, CREO
·  Good communication and interpersonal skills
·  Experience in working in a team/ project environment 

CAD Engineer- Hardware desired requirements;

·  Experience in a process industry design role preferred
·  Experience in Control Panel design (preferably as used in HVDC/substation/power plant environments)
·  Experience in International Protection Marking - IEC standard 60529
·  Experience in Certification (CE) Marking Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website
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GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.

GE Renewable Energy harnesses the earth’s most abundant resources – the strength of the wind, the heat of the sun and the force of water – to power the world’s biggest economies and the most remote communities.

With an innovative spirit and an entrepreneurial mindset, we engineer energy products and digital services that create industry-leading value for our customers around the world.

We see the promise of renewable energy everywhere we look. Our team has the courage, scale, passion, diversity and resourcefulness needed to deliver that promise wherever and however the world needs it

Together with our customers, we’re proving that no one ever has to choose between affordable, reliable, or sustainable energy.

We are unleashing limitless energy.

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