about 1 month ago
Senior Electrical Engineer
Salary estimated at £50-60K
Location . South Cheshire
Our client is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join their existing team of engineers and designers.
We are looking for experience in industrial building services ideally in pharmaceutical or petrochemical environment .
However we would consider applications from other highly regulated industries.
The Senior Electrical Engineer will have the responsibility to support our client through provision of Electrical Engineering Services including:
Generation of development of 2D and 3D Instrumentation Installation Design Deliverables, GAs, CBD’s, cable schedules, instrument location diagrams and cable/containment routing diagrams
Checking of designer and subcontractor designs including:
Cable block diagrams
Instrument specification and selection
Hazardous area design
Functional safety design
The Electrical Engineer will have a technical electrical engineering background and have petrochemical and/or pharmaceutical sector related experience.
Skills, Qualifications & Experience
Extensive experience (at least 8 years) in a relevant lead design role including successful delivery of electrical, controls and instrumentation designs within projects for the pharmaceutical and petrochemical sector.
Working knowledge of industrial HV and LV distribution systems – specialising in LV distribution.
HNC or Degree in technical engineering related subject
Membership of professional Institution or similar body is desirable, working towards or holding IEng or CEng registration
Strong experience in UK pharmaceutical and petrochemical construction projects
Extensive knowledge of hazardous area design together with hazardous area protection principals and generation of associated documentation i.e. Intrinsically safe calculations and hazardous area inspection schedules
Knowledge of functional safety requirements and lifecycle with a clear understanding of IEC 61508 and 61511
Experience of E&I design best practices
Strong understanding of design process & associated documentation
Project lifecycle experience (Concept through detail design to construction support)
Knowledge of data and administrative management practices and procedures
Strong knowledge of CDM Regulations 2015 together with experience of undertaking ‘Designer’ and ‘Principal Designer’ Duty holder roles
Ability to undertake site surveys
Collaborative skills and experience working in part of a multi-discipline team
Work packages encompass varying project stages from concept through to detail design and will include requirement for construction support
Ability to work in a team or alone, comfortable to liaise with client representatives
Ability to identify innovative solutions and embrace emerging technology
Possess strong communication and organisational skills
Proficient use of the following software packages:
- AutoCAD LT
- Trimble (Amtech) Pro Design Suite Cable Sizing Software
- Microsoft suite of programs
- AVEVA Instrumentation and Systems engineering proprietary software