Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Forming part of the core of On Target’s Engineering sector, our Electrical & Electronic niche works with a wide variety of market leaders in the Automation & Control, Robotics and Instrumentation sectors. As well as partnering leading businesses within Active & Passive Components, Embedded Systems and Power Electronics.

Over the years we have established strong relationships with many of the world’s best known and widely recognised manufacturers, integrators, distributors, consultancies and service operations. This network gives us access to some fantastic opportunities for our candidates – as a preferred recruitment partner to a significant number of clients, many positions are exclusive to us.

We recruit at all levels within the sector. Whether you are a recruiting manager looking for a top performing Business Development Manager or an Engineer working in Design, Applications or Projects, we look forward to hearing from you.

Here is a small selection of the typical roles we recruit for:

  • Sales Engineer
  • Business Development Manager
  • Field Sales Manager
  • Graduate Engineer
  • Applications Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Controls Engineer
  • Commissioning Engineer
  • Service Engineer
  • Technical Support
  • Project Manager
  • Sales Director
  • Operations Director
  • Managing Director

The Electrical & Electronic Engineering team

  • Darren Wrigley
    Darren Wrigley

    Managing Director

    Darren Wrigley

    Darren Wrigley

    Managing Director

    Darren joined On Target in June 2001 as a Business Development Executive in the Engineering sector when there was only a team of two. He quickly progressed into a Consultant role and from there became a Managing Consultant.

    In January 2009, Darren became Sales Director, having worked in every sector in the company. In January 2010, Darren joined the Board. He was responsible for the launch of the Medical sector in 2012, and the amalgamation of the Commercial and Industrial sectors in 2016. He overseas the Electrical and Electronic team as well as working specifically in a coaching role with new Consultants. In April 2018, he was appointed MD.

    On Target is delighted to announce the promotion of Darren Wrigley to the role of Managing Director. Darren joined the business in 2001 and has worked his way up from a junior Business Development role to the position of Sales Director which he has been doing for the last 8 years. Darren’s appointment is effective from 1st April 2018.

    Outside of work, Darren is a serious foodie. He also enjoys travelling and rugby.

  • Matt Wilson
    Matt Wilson

    Key Account Manager

    Matt Wilson

    Matt Wilson

    Key Account Manager

    A founder member of the Power niche, within On Target’s Engineering sector, Matt graduated in June 2011 and has pursued a variety of roles before settling on a career in recruitment.

    Promoted in 2016 to a Senior Consultant role, Matt has added aspects of the wider Electrical & Electronic sector to his porfolio. In January 2018, Matt took up a new role at On Target, that of Key Account Manager.

    Outside work, Matt boasts a Martial Arts Black Belt and has run the 100m in 11 seconds!

  • Tim Williams
    Tim Williams

    Consultant

    Tim Williams

    Tim Williams

    Consultant

    Tim joined On Target in September 2011, bringing with him good experience in engineering sales and customer service. Starting out as a Business Development Executive in our Automation team, Tim quickly progressed into a Consultant role, managing one of our most important client relationships.

    Tim has now taken on a wider brief across Electrical & Electronic Engineering sector.

    Outside work, he is an avid sports fan – particularly Newcastle United FC and Durham County Cricket Club. He enjoys travelling the world, music and festivals.

Latest Electrical & Electronic Engineering jobs

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    Project Manager - Utility Connections - £35k-£45k

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    OTRMW19102018
    Products
    LV, 11kv, new connections, cable installation, substation
    Customers
    DNO, Private electricity networks, Contractors
    Location
    East Anglia
    Package
    £35k-£45k, Bonus, company car, pension, holidays
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    Field Service Engineer x2 - Power Generation - £40k-£45k

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    OTRJIN19102018A
    Products
    Steam Turbines, Power Generation
    Customers
    Food & Beverages, Paper, Packaging, Marine, Oil & Gas
    Location
    Nationwide, Outside UK
    Package
    £40k-£45k, Company Allowance (paid to employee every day spent away from home), Mobile Phone, Laptop, Food Allowance, Chauffeured Travel, Business Class Flights, Hire Car (for UK based work), 25 Days Holidays, 6% Pension Contribution
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    Sales Manager - Energy Metering Systems – up to £45k

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    OTRTW18102018
    Products
    Energy Metering
    Customers
    M&E Consultants, End Users, Contractors
    Location
    London, South East
    Package
    Up to £45k, plus 20% OTE, Company car, Pension, Healthcare, 25+8 holidays
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    Field Sales Engineer - Electric Motors - up to £40k

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    OTRTW16102018
    Products
    OEM automotive parts, Sensors, CPUs, Inverters, Motors, Alternators, Car Multi Media, Power Steering Units
    Customers
    Distributors, Industrial Distributors, Industrial End Users
    Location
    East Anglia, London, South East, South West, South Wales
    Package
    up to £40k, 15% OTE, car, mobile, pension 25 days holiday
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    Project Manager - Automotive - Up to £42k

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    OTRMW16102018
    Products
    OEM Automotive Parts
    Customers
    Automotive Tier 1 OEMs
    Location
    South East
    Package
    Up to £42k, Free Car Parking, Pension, Company related Bonus