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Electrical Engineer (Industrial/Mining)

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.

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.
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.

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.

Written applications with CV are invited from persons meeting the criteria. Please write to:

Richard Barber, MD Group Head of Engineering
MMD Group UK
Cotes Park Lane
Cotes Park Industrial Estate
Somercotes
Derbyshire
DE55 4NJ
United Kingdom

Project Engineer

MMD are the world leaders in the supply of Mineral Sizers to the mining and quarrying industries throughout the world. With its Technical Head Office in Somercotes Derbyshire, MMD also have sales and manufacturing plants in America, Africa, Australia, Canada, Central America, China, India, South America and South East Asia.

We are currently seeking to employ a Project Engineer with industry experience to work in a busy Projects office within our Derbyshire based Head Office.

The Project Engineers role is to provide support the sales company to ensure that all bid proposals and proposals are technically correct, commercially viable as well as being thoroughly planned and executed.

The post will include taking responsibility for a broad range of major and minor engineering projects with tasks varying from initial project estimation and tender submission through to final contract negotiation and project design. Reporting directly to the Projects Director, the post will also include interacting directly with Design, Manufacturing and Sales departments within the MMD Group as well as direct sales activities with customers and sub-contractors.

The successful candidate will have relevant engineering qualifications and experience, flexible attitude and will be willing to travel world wide. AutoCAD and Microsoft Office skills are required, and experience in 3D computer modeling is a distinct advantage.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Please apply in writing with enclosed CV to:

Mr. Andrew Dodman (Project Director)
MMD Group UK
Cotes Park Lane
Cotes Park Industrial Estate
Somercotes
Derbyshire
DE55 4NJ
United Kingdom

Experienced Mechanical Engineer

We have an immediate requirement for an experienced Machinery Design Engineer. The role will be considered as a high level role within our organisation. The ideal applicant will have experience in rotating equipment design, and will have a good general knowledge in the areas of power transmission, industrial gearing, rolling element bearings, lubrication, and engineering metals, heat treatments, manufacturing processes etc.

Applicants are expected to hold a good Degree in a relevant area, and preferably be registered Chartered Professional Engineers.

The person will be expected to produce accurate calculations to support design and design study reports. An aspect of the roll will be travel abroad. Long periods are not normally expected, but frequent travel may be required at times.

The person will have key participation in large engineering projects. An important part of the role will be to provide technical support to our offices abroad. There will be an expectation for the person to solve problems as may occur, and to maintain customer satisfaction. A good work ethic and a positive attitude is expected, as well as an aptitude for working on innovative new products.

MMD will offer an attractive salary/package to the successful applicant depending on experience.

Please apply to:

Chris Pearson, Mobile Sizers Director
MMD Group UK
Cotes Park Lane
Cotes Park Industrial Estate
Somercotes
Derbyshire
DE55 4NJ
United Kingdom
e-mail:

Mining Conveyor Engineer

We have an immediate requirement for an experienced Mining Conveyor Design Engineer, mainly in the field of large high capacity belt conveyors. This will include over land conveyors as well as shorter conveyors for MMD's range of mobile equipment. Work involving other types of bulk materials handling equipment, and special conveyors will also form a part of the role. The role will be considered as a high level role within our organisation. The ideal applicant will have relevant experience in the minerals extraction or similar heavy industry, and will have a good general knowledge in the area of heavy engineering, and manufacturing processes.

Applicants are expected to hold a good Degree in a relevant area, and preferably be registered Chartered Professional Engineers.

The person will be expected to produce accurate calculations to support design and design study reports. An aspect of the roll will be travel abroad. Long periods are not normally expected, but frequent travel may be required at times.

The person will have key participation in large engineering projects. An important part of the role will be to provide technical support to our offices abroad. There will be an expectation for the person to solve problems as may occur, and to maintain customer satisfaction. A good work ethic and a positive attitude is expected, as well as an aptitude for working on innovative new products.

MMD will offer an attractive salary/package to the successful applicant depending on experience.

Please apply to:

Chris Pearson, Mobile Sizers Director
MMD Group UK
Cotes Park Lane
Cotes Park Industrial Estate
Somercotes
Derbyshire
DE55 4NJ
United Kingdom
e-mail: