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Electrical Engineer

SMP is a company which is growing at pace; the products are varied and the work challenging.  Due to this continued growth an exciting opportunity has arisen for an Electrical Engineer based in Preston, joining this rapidly evolving and vibrant company.  Successful candidates must demonstrate a sound understanding of their specialist subject and be totally committed to developing this expertise.  You will collaborate throughout Manufacturing and Testing with our Production Team and be involved in the full process, from preliminary scoping through to full manufacture and eventually installation and commissioning.

Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 5 years experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings – 3D or AutoCAD.
  • Familiar with domestic, low voltage control and 3ph industrial electrical environments.
  • Experience with hard wired communication & closed-circuit monitoring systems and/or Security & Fire monitoring alarm systems.
  • Product fault finding and development during inspection and service work.
  • Ability to provide suitable drawings and wiring diagrams to our Design Team.
  • Capable of component selection and advice to our Design Team.
  • Excellent communication skills; high level of verbal and written English.
  • The ability to work to tight timescales in a challenging environment.
  • Plenty of drive, energy and determination.
  • Ability to use own initiative.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.



Recognised Apprenticeship, HNC or HND in Engineering and 18th Edition.


Hours of Work

Monday to Friday 08:00 hrs to 16:30 hrs

Permanent position, based at our Preston facility

Overtime work as and when required

Some international travel may be required



Subject to experience and knowledge.


How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to Anthony Davies –


Who We Are

SMP are firmly established as one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of commercial diving equipment. It manufactures hyperbaric chambers, saturation diving systems, diver launch and recovery systems, hot water machines, diving control panels and auxiliary support systems. They also supply commercial diving equipment including Kirby Morgan diving helmets, breathing air compressors, Surface supplied diving umbilical leads, underwater camera systems, underwater lighting, hydraulic underwater tools, underwater NDT equipment.

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SMP provides outstanding solutions to clients in a wide variety of sectors. Our values are rooted in developing home-grown talent and harnessing the expertise that only years of industry experience bring. We work hard to ensure each client benefits from our solutions and that they are delivered on-time and within budget.

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