Electrical Engineer

Location UK / Derry

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1370038

 Job Description

Terex are delighted to announce that we are recruiting for an Electrical Engineer to join our team at our Omagh site. This is an exciting opportunity that will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to join a global market leading engineering organisation.

Position overview

Working within the existing MP electrical team, the Electrical Engineer will be responsible for the design and development of various aspects of machine control systems on the Terex MP range of processing equipment.

This team is responsible for those functions, activities, and skills required for the design, development, measurement, etc., of electrical or electronic components, assemblies or modules.  


  • Aid with the development of all control system software & Hardware for both screeners and modular plant
  • Develop detailed Functional Design Specifications for all new products
  • Support existing product portfolio upgrades through modification of existing designs
  • Involvement in the new product development cycle through system level testing and validation
  • Software testing and validation on new releases for existing product
  • Support the Aftersales department with control system queries
  • Follow Group engineering standards and associated IT systems, to ensure effective global management of released engineering data
  • Ensure Control system designs conform to applicable legislations and standards
  • Engage with product design groups, and electrical engineering team to ensure new system designs conform to customer and operator expectations
  • Drawing and upkeep of control system schematics using the E3 CAD platform
  • Engage with Engineering team to ensure control system commonality and continuity of design across the machine range
  • Identify common control requirements and create standardised control functions
  • Stay abreast of new developments in components and control system technology to nurture innovative control solutions.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Degree educated or equivalent in Electrical / Electronic Engineering
  • Knowledge of AC & DC Control systems
  • Ability to testing & fault finding on industrial electrical control panels
  • Familiarity / understanding of standard Engineering Practices and Standards
  • Clear understanding of Product testing procedures, documentation and validation
  • Ability to read, understand and create electrical schematics and engineering drawings
  • Good English communication skill, both written and spoken;
  • Good Presentation and interpersonal skills

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • A “Can do” attitude and ability to interact with a multi-functional team.
  • Ability to work with others to meet deadlines.
  • Able to assess workload and commit to realistic timelines.
  • Able to select from multiple design alternatives when a clear best choice is not evident.
  • Able to investigate root cause of control system non-performance.
  • Can identify risks both technical and commercial with proposed product change or new product
  • Creativity and innovative thinking
  • Some travel will be required

All applicants must demonstrate through their application how they meet the criteria for the position applied for.  We reserve the right to enhance our selection criteria at the short listing stage, if required.

Closing date for receipt of all completed applications will be 12 noon Monday 12th November 2018.

The successful candidate will be offered an attractive package plus long term career opportunities and personal development opportunities. You will also receive an extended benefits package to include life assurance, pension, Healthcare among others.

To apply for this role please click the link below or visit the following website //terex-uk.jobs/ and select the relevant role from our website.

TEREX is an equal opportunity employer and appointments are based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services.  The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world.  Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community.  Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact.  The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship.  It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University.  Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers.  It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector.  Terex is a place where you can work and grow.  Come talk to us!