Electrical Design Engineer


The role is within the Product Development Organization.

Leyland is the centre of light/medium duty truck expertise for PACCAR, and a team of approximately 100 engineers are responsible for the design of the LF range.

The role

  • Provide technical knowledge of electrical harness routing, installation and supporting structures, working closely with other business areas

  • Develop design solutions using PTC Creo/Windchill CAD tools

  • Support design activities on major vehicle projects, cost reduction initiatives, production issues and service problem resolution

  • Release and maintain 3D CAD models, engineering drawings and BOM using engineering processes

  • Deliver technical solutions through calculation, design & development using the DFSS process

  • Represent the Company in technical discussions with suppliers / customers, including travel as required

Experience and Qualifications

  • Degree (or working towards) in a relevant Engineering discipline or equivalent technical qualification

  • Commercial vehicle design and development experience including knowledge of electrical harness design

  • Good knowledge of manufacturing processes

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Able to work on own initiative, within cross functional teams and independently

  • PTC Creo CAD skills essential. Experience in Piping & Cable Design module is an advantage

  • Knowledge of GD&T an advantage. Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

  • Proven engagement with Six Sigma & DFSS techniques



Approx £35-40K per annum

We Offer

At Leyland Trucks you will work in a professional, innovative and safe environment with a lot of autonomy and responsibility.  We offer you a career with growth potential.

In addition to a good salary Leyland Trucks offers you the following working conditions:

  • 37 hour working week

  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

  • Defined contribution Master Trust pension arrangement, provided by Aviva

  • Medical Scheme, including dental, optical and outpatient provision

  • Professional development is encouraged and supported, such as education programs and (online) training courses.

Drive your career, join Leyland Trucks.

Contact info

If you recognise yourself in this profile and would like to take on this challenge, we invite you to apply.  Please email your CV to Leyland.Jobs@PACCAR.com for attention of Jody Clayton.