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  • Job reference: RMS0185678

EC&I Systems Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 10/10/2017
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
Carry out design, integration and testing of systems and products. Work closely with a designated Technical Lead to ensure that all engineering aspects of a specific system are completed to the customer's satisfaction, timescale and cost constraints.
Projects can be engineering contracts of differing size and complexity involving design, build, test, installation and commissioning.


* Responsibility for the EC&I element of bespoke system project work and to assist the Technical Lead in the successful completion of projects
* Defining standards for the team to achieve excellence in a highly regulated industry
* Guiding and mentoring junior team members where necessary
* Applying the principles of best engineering practice at all times
* Able to support FMEA, fault tree analysis, SIL substantiation and AR&M assessments
* Liaising with other Divisional stakeholders to ensure compliance with all customer requirements
* Contribute technical input to tender documentation including concept design and costing
* Active involvement in identifying and participating in improvement initiatives/projects
* Ability to spend short periods of time at other Divisional sites, customer sites and supplier sites

The Company:
Our Client is one of the UK's leading suppliers of instrumentation for a diverse range of applications in the nuclear industry.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* An ability to meet deadlines in a timely manner.
* Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a small team
* Proven experience in delivering designs in a regulated industry (ideally nuclear) to required standards & schedule
* Previous experience as a senior EC&I engineer, with a broad range of electrical, control, instrumentation and safety systems knowledge
* Experience with compliance with the Machinery Directive and specifically standards EN12100 and EN13849-1
* An excellent working knowledge of general national and international codes, specifications and standards including EN60204-1 and EN61010-1
* Excellent computing skills, particularly in the use of Microsoft Office Applications and of AutoCAD products.
* Experience with PLCs and PLC programming with familiarity with GE Fanuc applications
* An appreciation of mechanical systems.
* Degree Educated or equivalent Chartered Engineer
* SC cleared (with the ability to obtain DV if required)

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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