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Design Engineer

Senai, Johor



  1. Assist Engineering & Design Manager in overseeing all design related activities.
  2. Lead the Design Team to meet the KPI tasked and achieve the goal stated in DRF.
  3. Record and generate monthly report against KPI and DRF.
  4. Responsible in ISO related activities.
  5. Assist the team in standardization and improvement program.
  6. Assist in Type Testing activities related to switchboard.
  7. Assist in Siemens Sivacon development program.


  1. Receive DRF from project/sales, check if sufficient information are given, interpret standard, type test and compliances is according to project & requirement, record and delegate to designer/drafter.
  2. Assist in giving orders and instructions, complete with drawing, tender specifications, project requirements and delivery schedules stated in DRF to designer/drafter.
  3. Liaise within design team on drawings, components catalogues compilations, amendment and update.
  4. Design and produce initial sketch layout as indicated in DRF by respective department for preliminary request (Non-confirmed or consultant requested)
  5. Assist project to attend site meetings, site survey and switchroom measurement together with project if necessary.
  6. Where necessary, communicate with clients, contractors, consultants, vendors to discuss and propose appropriate design within contract.
  7. Monitor the progress of drawing quality and completion.
  8. Ensure drawings are deliver timely and accurate.
  9. Ensure smooth operation of design and drafting team according to Type Test, specification, standard and market requirements.
  10. Review & initiate changes to standards, instructions, type test and technical tables.
  11. Ensure design are cost effective and within requirement.
  12. Look into value Engineering of design against offered panel.
  13. Mitigate mistakes and record of input.
  14. Documentation control and command and recording according to ISO requirement.
  15. Attend ISO audit when required.
  16. Work closely with Engineering Manager for improvement works, R&D, upgrading program, introduction of Siemens Sivacon S8 and Type Test switchboard when necessary.
  17. Liaise with service team on complaints received/feedback from fields, clients, contractors, consultants and production for improvement and recommendation program.
  18. Familiar with local codes, regulations and procedures, documentation and discriminate to team under the standardization program.
  19. Record DRFs, mistakes made within the team, KPI for daily achievement.
  20. Ensure submission of monthly/bi-weekly reports on all DRFs status to Engineering Manager timely and religiously.
  21. Any other ad-hoc design as assigned by project/management.
  22. Attend inter-department meeting when necessary for discussion on products and design defects, design change, new implementation of design, components update, incident, complaint recorded and any improvement discussion.
  23. Improvement program:
  • Standardization symbolic according to IEC standard
  • Leading the team to convert to new application software if necessary
  • Involvement to R&D, new design, standardization of production drawings and control drawings.
  • Implementation of new standard control circuitry
  • Implementation of new panel GA design in modular format
  • Involvement in new product development & evaluation acceptance
  • Involvement in existing product evaluation for reliability.
  • PLC and block standard control design
  • Implementation of standard drawing for repeated design
  • Study and update key technical specification on all components used periodically.
  • Conduct internal meeting on improvement, training, standardization, new and obsolete product update, standards, type test etcs.




Diploma in Electrical Engineering or related and relevant and recognized qualification.


  1. Min 2 years of working experience in a switchboard industry.
  2. Knowledge of Autocad.
  3. Experience with switchboard environment and control industry.
  4. Good communication and people relation skills.
  5. Technically sound with knowledge in related field.
  6. Knowledge in Solidworks added to advantage.
  7. Possess good spoken & writing in English & Mandarin or Malay.
  8. Able to communicate well with Engineers or client from different area.


  1. Sensitive and diplomatic
  2. Trustworthy
  3. Responsible
  4. Hard working and willing to work overtime when required by the management.
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Company Overview

Sunlight Switchgear Sdn Bhd is a Private Ltd Company incorporated and domiciled in Malaysia with its holding & ultimate holding companies, “Sunlight Electrical Pte Ltd” and “Sunlight Group Hldg Ltd” respectively both incorporated in Singapore.

Our factory is located along a service road off Jalan Perindustrian 3, within Kawasan Perindustrian Senai 2, 81400 Senai, Johor Darul Takzim. Kawasan Perindustrian Senai 2 is situated off the eastern side of Jalan Sultan Ismail (the main road leading to Senai Airport) and lies approximately 5.0 kilometres to the east of the Senai town centre and about 30.0 kilometres to the north-west of the Johor Bahru city centre.

Our factory is accessible from the Senai town centre via Jalan Sultan Ismail, Jalan Perindustrian 1, followed by a right turn onto Jalan Perindustrian 3 towards Taman Perindustrian Murni Senai’s direction, before making a left turn onto a service road which leads to the subject property.

Our principal activities of the company consist of manufacturing and sales of LV Switchgear. Our products range are Distribution Board, MCB Panel Board, Pan Assemblies MCCB Panel Boards, Switchgear & Control gear system, Distribution Panel System. Some of the major project undertaken by us include Marina View, Marina Bay Financial centre, the sands IR, Changi Airport Terminal 1 & Terminal 3, Esplanade, Deep Tunnel Sewerange system, Singapore Exchange Centre Vivo City and Ministry of Home Affairs Complex.

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Company Summary
Sunlight Switchgear Sdn Bhd
101-200 employees
Manufacturing / Production
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