Electrical Designer

Vacancy number • PUB406446

Electrical Designer

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

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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Sudbury

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor



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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Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining, and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing – anywhere in the world.

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
  • Brunel consistently utilizes performance measuring and monitoring. This includes meticulous record keeping and routine inspections.

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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Clemens Snoeijer is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number: PUB406446