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Electrical Design Engineer

  • Location: Plymouth, PL1 4SG
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Joe McDermott
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: 2022-05-30
  • Expiry Date: 29 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041323

NRL are currently looking to recruit an experienced Electrical Design Engineer to provide technical support and design services for operations based at Devonport Royal Dockyard. This position will be primarily completed on a remote basis with site presence needed around 2/3 days every fortnight.

This role will be on a contract basis inside IR35.


  • Maintaining configuration of technical drawings and documents

  • Supporting fault diagnosis and rectifying

  • Specifying replacement equipment/components and supporting the production of configuration documents for permanent modifications

  • Responding to formal Technical Queries


  • A Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineer Discipline or HNC/HND combined with previous electrical engineering experience

  • Strong understanding of electrical engineering principles for developing and maintaining electrical systems.

  • Highly proficient in producing and reviewing electrical engineering drawings and documentation

  • You must be a sole UK nation and hold or be capable of gaining SC level clearance.

What’s in it for you?

  • Long term contract

  • Remote role will site presence needed 2/3 times a fortnight

  • High profile project

  • Negotiable rate

Why work with NRL?

NRL connect global engineering companies with the right people to bring their projects to life. As we progress your application our team of talented recruiters will be on hand to support you to secure your next role.

We welcome applications from every walk of life and are committed to driving diversity and inclusion within the industries we support. That’s why our Member Committed to Diversity status with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies is so important to us.

For temporary workers and contractors opting to work with us through our Pay as You Earn (PAYE) payroll service, we’re delighted to offer a wealth of benefits including access to virtual and telephone GP appointments 24/7, health and wellness resources, gym discounts and retail savings.