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ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER - 314358
ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER
Engineering / Mining / Industrial
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Ekurhuleni , Gauteng
Electrical Design Engineer-51288
Unique Personnel boasts over 40 years (established in 1970) of personnel and staffing experience, so it's not surprising that even though our main focus has been providing on South African Staffing Solutions, we now recruit internationally for over 5000 clients
Electrical design engineers develop new electrical systems for various applications. They research systems ideas and draw up plans for these systems, usually using a computer program. They are responsible for developing system specifications and layouts. Electrical design engineers also test their systems and make adjustments as needed. In addition, they provide support throughout the manufacturing of the electrical systems they have designed. Striving for excellence, the best electrical design engineers are innovative, detail-oriented, and analytical. Electrical design engineers perform a variety of tasks. Our analysis of job postings revealed the following to be some of their core responsibilities: Develop Electrical Systems Electrical design engineers use software programs to design and perfect new electrical systems. They design prototypes, troubleshoot potential issues, make changes to fix any issues, and create specifications and other details for these systems. Create Documentation Throughout the design process, electrical design engineers are responsible for documenting specifications, schematics, and diagrams regarding their projects. They must also produce reports addressing project progress and other details for managerial staff. Provide Input in Electrical System Manufacturing Electrical design engineers use their expertise to assist in the production of electrical systems; helping to avoid problems and addressing any issues that might arise in the manufacturing process, thus reducing downtime and ensuring that the project adheres to time and budget expectations. Electrical Design Engineer Skills Electrical design engineers are expected to consistently display strong communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills. Detail-oriented time managers with the ability to meet deadlines and focus on project schedules are most successful in this occupation. Organizational, leadership, and creative skills also benefit electrical design engineers. Besides these skills, it is important that electrical design engineers possess the following capabilities: Designing and laying out new electrical systems Creating system models and simulations Testing new systems and making design changes if needed Producing necessary design reports and documentation Assisting in the manufacture of new electrical systems.