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Electrical Engineer (Industrial/Mining)

Derbyshire, United Kingdom


Job Details

MMD supply heavy duty Mining Equipment to the global Mines and Quarries market. The Company is synonymous with its range of Mineral Sizing equipment. The group has its design offices in Derbyshire, but has satellite offices worldwide. We wish to employ an experienced Industrial Electrical Engineer to work primarily in our design offices, but the requirement to travel extensively worldwide and spend time abroad is integral to the position.

Key Responsibilities

The primary role will include:

  • Design of electrical and automated systems for heavy mobile mining machinery.
  • Specification of process control requirements and components.
  • Product selection for systems equipment.
  • Electrical designs for system loading, electrical protection, cable sizing for current and voltage drops and suitability for conditions.
  • Design and on site analysis of Electrical loads, short circuit calculations and harmonics.
  • Generation of electrical specifications.
  • Risk analysis for HAZOP requirements.
  • Supervision of installation and commissioning of equipment.
  • Production of engineering drawings including P & ID´s. Logic flow, single line etc. using AutoCAD.
  • Technical support to our satellite network, and other departments within the group.
  • Analysis, reporting and trouble shooting of electrical problems.
  • On site Supervision of electrical installation and commissioning of equipment.
Experience / Skills

The successful candidate will be motivated and have extensive experience in a senior role involving similar expertise to our requirements and working within a team.

A particular knowledge and expertise in motors and their control systems is required, as is the knowledge of "state of the art" technologies in this field.

MMD also have a particular interest in energy efficiency in order to promote the development of our "Green Mining" technologies.

A working knowledge of variable motors and speed drives and adapting to new technology is required.

Additional Information

The position is permanent and will be nominally 40 hours per week. MMD undertake to offer a very competitive salary/package including pension and medical health insurance, to the right candidate dependent upon their background and experience.

The person will report to the MD Group Head of Engineering.

How to Apply

Applications with Applications with CV are invited from people meeting our criteria. are invited from persons meeting our criteria.

Please email applications to :This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.(this address is for UK vacancies only)

Alternatively please send applications in writing to:
MMD Design and Consultancy Ltd
Cotes Park Lane
Cotes Park Industrial Estate
Somercotes, Derbyshire, DE55 4NJ
United Kingdom