Electrical Design Engineer/ Machine Safety Engineer

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  • Location:

    N. Billerica, United States

  • Sector:

    Electrical Engineers

  • Contact:

    Bill Hurynowicz

  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Job summary

Perform machine electrical system design. perform machine safety risk assessments and develop solutions for reducing risk. Provide and maintain an expertise in the application of international machine safety standards.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Apply knowledge of international safety standards to ensure all aspects of a machine design are in line with the relevant standards.
  • Knowledgeable in machine electrical system components, sensors and instrumentation.
  • Engineer and specify all details of safety related control system circuits.
  • Engineer and specify all details of machine electrical systems.
  • Maintain a library of relevant international machine safety standards.
  • Interact with customers to understand their requirements and explain highly technical design information
  • Interact with other Engineers, Designers, Sales, Marketing, Manufacturing, and Purchasing personnel to complete design projects quickly and cost effectively.
  • Actively participate in design reviews. Review designs with other Engineering, Manufacturing, Sales, and Marketing personnel as well as equipment users to ensure that designs meet all requirements.
  • Develop cost estimates for proposed projects which include labor and material costs.
  • Plan, perform or direct and document experiments to prove design performance, risk analysis
  • Strictly adhere to all safety policies. Lead cross functional team design reviews, brainstorms and risk analysis sessions.
  • Approximately 5% international travel according to business needs.

Education and Experience

  • BS in Electrical Engineering
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in machine design
  • Knowledgeable in machine electrical system components, sensors and instrumentation.
  • Able to perform all aspects of machine electrical system design to product safety standards UL/CE
  • Highly knowledgeable in machine safety standards UL and CE
  • Highly experienced with machine design and conducting machine safety risk assessments
  • AutoCAD experience or related Cad Systems