Electrical Designer

Vacancy number • PUB406446

Electrical Designer

  • Sudbury
  • Closes 29 March
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Branch: Mining
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Sudbury

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, 29 March 2024



Our client is looking for an Electrical Designer in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. Under the Design Manager supervision, the Electrical Designer is responsible for designing full medium and low voltage electrical systems for mining mobile drilling equipment, creating electrical schematics & full electrical machine distribution, component selections, support prototype builds, develop and execute design validation plans to meet the performance and cost targets.

About this role


  • Create full electrical schematics for mining mobile equipment and participate in testing of prototypes.
  • Optimize electrical component selection to achieve the cost target and machine performance.
  • Design and layout complete machine electrical system and harnesses.
  • Mentor junior and intermediate engineers in electrical design decisions and provide feedback on continuous improvement.
  • Work with the suppliers and manufacturing to provide the specifications for production launch.
  • Work closely with vendors to optimize component selection.
  • Work closely with operations, manufacturing engineering, product support and purchasing.
  • Providing continuous support to production team during the assembly phase of capital equipment builds.
  • Provide technical support to service department to resolve design issues and commissioning issues.
  • Complete design work as required and participate in testing of prototypes.



  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or equivalent relevant experience.
  • 3+ years of experience with mobile heavy equipment electrical system selection and design.
  • Experience participating as part of a multi-functional engineering team with understanding of electrical system design implications including hydraulic, powertrain and controls functionality.
  • Familiar with ISO, ANSI, CSA and other country specific electrical safety regulations as required.
  • Familiar with Engineering ERP systems.
  • Understanding of ECNs, ECRs, NCRs, RAs, DFMEA and PFMEA.
  • Experience with design software AutoCAD, SolidWorks


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If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Clemens Snoeijer quoting publication number: PUB406446