Electrical Engineer

Location: Shannon (Hybrid)

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Electrical Engineer to join our growing business. You will be responsible for the electrical design of innovative automation solutions. You will be involved in proposal development, working closely with other departments and reviewing project progress against schedules. You will ensure that Electrical and Pneumatic Schematics are accurately created for all projects and create electrical documentation and sign off documentation for technicians.


Key responsibilities:

  • Develop architecture, schedules and costs for new projects and clients (Proposal development)
  • Attend Project meetings and Design reviews
  • Review project progress against schedules
  • Create Bills of Materials
  • Ensure Electrical and Pneumatic Schematics are accurately created for all projects
  • Create Electrical Documentation
  • Sign Off Documentation for technicians
  • Project manage build and installation of projects
  • Travel will be required


Essential requirements & qualifications you need:

  • 2+ years in an Electrical Engineer role
  • L8 Degree in Electronic/electrical engineering, electrical communications or similar
  • Full Drivers Licences Required


The Key Skills & Attributes we are looking for:

  • Ability to work on your own & as part of team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent technical skills including proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Experienced in a machine building environment or complex controls environment
  • Experienced in dealing with customers/clients and have experience in proposal development
  • Experienced in determining project time lines deliver to budget and schedule
  • Experienced in technical design and specification of automation equipment
  • Extensive knowledge in the design of Electrical and Pneumatics Safety and Control systems
  • Experienced in the creation of the Schematics
  • Knowledge of the following systems EPLAN/AutoCAD Electrical
  • Possess the ability to fault find electrical issues on all projects
  • Working knowledge of CE Certification is an advantage


What we offer:

  • Hybrid working
  • Flexible working
  • Working with latest technologies
  • Opportunities for progression
  • Diverse workforce
  • A range of benefits


About Modular Automation

We are an Irish company that have devoted the past 35 years to delivering innovative custom automation, build to print and tooling solutions for the world’s most advanced manufacturers. Consecutively chosen as a Best Managed Company in Ireland by Deloitte for the past seven years, we are committed to always, always delivering the right solution.

We specialise in designing and building bespoke, reliable, complete solutions which automate highly complex production processes. Through deep client collaboration we support our customers on the automation journey as they transition to smart methods of manufacturing that ultimately drive productivity and business efficiencies.

Modular Automation is an equal opportunities employer.


Job Type: Full Time Permanent

Job Location: Shannon Co Clare (Hybrid)

Reports to: Electrical Engineering Team Leader

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