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Head of Design

  • £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • GBP

Head of Design

Competitive Basic Salary

Based East Midlands, easily commutable from Leicester, Loughborough, and the surrounding areas.

Are you a Design Manager or Engineering Design manager? Alternatively are you a Senior Design Engineer or Senior Design Manager seeking that next step? 

Our client is  a leading manufacturer of Special Purpose Machinery.They offer unrivalled products to a diverse number of markets including Aerospace, Rail, Oil & Gas, Defence & Infrastructure. 
The business is entering an exciting phase in their development with a mandate to grow and identify a Head of Design  who will be pivotal in making significant contribution to the Design function.This is a key position reporting to the Operations Director and supported by an expert team of Engineers offering a complete service from machine design to manufacture, test and installation.

Key responsibilities

  • Proven track record in design of special purpose machinery.
  • Broad engineering knowledge gained from working within a special purpose machinery environment.
  • Motivational leader, with experience of managing, coaching, and developing teams.  
  • Ability to work under pressure delivering multiple engineering projects at different stages.
  • Commercial experience to enable designs to be brought in on budget.
  • Successfully operating as a member of the leadership team, take responsibility for the ongoing development and deployment of a design strategy that will meet the goals of the  Business

Key qualities
  • Able to grasp design engineering concepts quickly to hit the ground running.
  • Accurate with a high level of attention to detail.
  • Excellent problem solver, decisive and creative thinker.
  • Self-motivated, self-starting and highly organized with the ability to work unsupervised. 
  • Clear, concise, and consistent communicator. 
  • Reliable, open, and transparent style, with ability to build honest and trustful relationships quickly. 
  • Lead by example.


Call Sandy Seta, Head of Practice on 0116 2545411 or apply now to arrange a call to understand more about this role.

EC&I Engineer

  • £45000 - £47500 per annum, Benefits: Holiday, Pension, Progression
  • GBP

EC&I Engineer – Based Lancashire – Permanent Position – Immediate Start
£45-£47.5k Package
Renewable Energy / Alternative Fuels / Hardware and Software Design and Commissioning
Working for a new and exciting start up business who have developed and own intellectual property (IP) on ground-breaking renewable energy technology.  Having secured considerable funding, they have grown by 500% in the last couple of years and have exciting plans to quadruple in size again in the next three years.  This is an exciting time to join a business that is bucking the economic trend due to Covid and the perfect time to join into a role that could allow you to grow and define your career as the business grows.
What the Role Will Involve:

  • Hardware design of electrical systems using AutoCad Electrical.
  • Design of schematics, loop diagrams and system layout, as well as basic control panel design, as well as safety shut off systems and emergency stop buttons.
  • Programming of PLC’s which are predominantly stand alone, and link back to a single HMI.
  • Installation and commissioning of the software – this is mainly done on site, so no extensive travel!
  • Ensuring that the product gets regulatory approval for the electrical system design.
  • Involved in the prototype build of the technology and being the first point of contact for any production issues.
  • Working with the project team and the engineering managers to continually look for ways to improve the technology and design.
What we are Looking for in the Candidate:
  • Hardware and software design experience within any industry.
  • AutoCad electrical design experience.
  • Experience doesn’t have to be extensive as the products are stand-alone units.
  • Hands on experience, fault finding, repair of machinery and / or building special purpose machinery.
  • Electrical engineering qualification, this could be a degree or a HND / HNC, backed up with a few years experience.
What we can offer the Candidates:
  • A unique opportunity to be part of an exciting startup, right at the start of their journey.
  • To be part of a business at the forefront on the next generation of renewable technologies.
  • As the person is more important that the industry experience – this is an excellent opportunity to get in to the renewable industry sector.
  • Training and development, as well as the chance of progression and advancement in your career.
  • All the usual things on top, generous holiday allowance, pension etc.
For more information please hit the apply button, or email me at or call 07537 149 441.

Electronic Design Engineer

  • £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • GBP

The Role: Electronic Design Engineer

Due to an increase in business and growth, my client have a need for an Electronic Design Engineer to join their existing team. The successful person will be part of a highly skilled team, responsible for the concept, design, detailing and specification of parts, as well as liaising with both manufacturers and suppliers to ensure cost effective designs. The role requires a hands-on approach with the ability to communicate effectively with production and purchasing departments in a fast paced development environment.

The Company

This is a growing business internationally with an interesting load and stability monitoring system that is in its niche. We need you to be able to come up with innovative solutions to tricky problems and enjoy being intellectually challenged whilst working in a multidisciplinary team. Working with the Managing Director to develop new products and a small team it’s a great time to join them to build on their already established success and market presence.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design of analogue and digital circuits utilising Microchip PIC and other Microcontrollers.

  • Produce circuit schematics and drawings whilst also systematically improving the detailed design of electronic equipment.

  • Analogue design of signal conditioning circuits and interfaces.

  • Design of power supply using linear and switched mode regulation or suitable pre-built modules.

The Right Person

The successful Electronic Design Engineer will have a degree in Electronic Engineering or similar as well as the following skills and experience:
  • Experience of Analogue and Digital Microprocessor design

  • C Programing experience for bare metal designs

  • Experience of Full Software Development Life Cycle Experience

  • Understand environmental and EMC testing whilst analysing the results to make appropriate design changes.

  • Knowledge of SAE J1939 CAN bus.

Additionally if you have any of the following it would be advantageous 
  • Understanding of and experience with writing requirements, design and test documentation;

  • Experience with working with ISO9001 or similar standard(s)

  • C# or C software development experience for the P.C platform;

  • Microchip and/or ARM32 Microcontrollers;

Interested? Here are your three options

1. “This is the job for me, I meet all the requirements” – Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Jon Webster on between 8.30am – 5.30pm

2. “I think I’m right for this position, but I’m not sure about some of the detail” – Click “apply now” so I can read your CV and come back to you.

3. “I’m interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me” – email with your CV and questions and I will reply with more detail.


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