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E,C&I Design Engineer

Ellesmere Port
United Kingdom
Salary £40-48K + holidays , Pension
SH 9328/801


We’re looking for a E,C&I Design Engineer for a full-time permanent staff position based in Ellesmere Port.

Our client is a specialist supplier of gas analysing and sampling systems supplied to a variety of industries in the UK and worldwide.  They are experiencing a period of significant  growth including systems supplied into the new hydrogen facilities and for biogases from anaerobic digesters.

The Design Engineer will undertake the design of E, C&I systems preparing CAD drawings through the existing CAD department. They will appraise quotations for materials/components, liaison with clients, third party consultants & suppliers. They will continue to provide technical support to  the in-house manufacturing team and  project managers thereby  ensure that the design elements of the program are completed on time and designs are drawn-up in accordance with applicable specifications and standards.

What does the job involve?

  • Attend project handover with the sales team
  • Attend in-house and client meetings providing technical support to project managers
  • Liaison with clients and sub-suppliers of the delivery of the projects
  • Production of conceptual design documentation based on client URS
  • Production of functional design specifications based on client URS
  • Production of detailed design based on conceptual design documentation
  • Production of FAT documentation for E, C&I and process disciplines
  • Undertaking design reviews and chairing design review meetings
  • In house manufacturing support based on produced design
  • Vendor selection and review vendor proposals

What skills and experience do you need?

  • Electrical Engineering qualification to HNC/HND (or equivalent) level
  • Ideally a Member of the Institution of Measurement and Control or MIET - Member of the Institution Engineering & Technology or Member Institute of Eng Designers,
  • Competent in the use of MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • 5 + years E, C&I design experience
  • Proficient with AutoCAD software package
  • Computer literate with a good understanding of Microsoft Office products
  • Proficient with Amtech ProDesign software package
  • Knowledge of electrical testing and inspection in accordance with BS7671
  • Able to undertake electrical installation cabling design
  • Knowledge of ATEX and design of systems for hazardous areas
  • Knowledge and experience of the design life cycles of a project
  • Knowledge of PLC Equipment specification
  • Experience in equipment engineering specifications and standards
  • Organised and methodical drawing/document control.
  • Knowledge of build processes.
  • Awareness of the regulations and standards applicable to E, C&I systems.
  • Ideally some familiarity with Small Bore Pipe Work Systems.
  • Working knowledge and experience of DSEAR
  • Experience of working within the process, oil & gas and petrochemical industry
  • Experience of control system design and production of wiring diagrams


What are the pay and benefits?

Salary £40-48K + holidays , Pension