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  • Job reference: RMS0180732

Senior EC&I Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/06/2017
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
As a Senior EC&I Engineer, you will be responsible for:

- Design of C&I system throughout all phases of a project lifecycle from front-end design and requirements capture to detailed design and system verification and validation.
- Design specification and integration of EC&I equipment and systems along with preparation of technical specifications and reports and installation, commissioning and operating documents.
- Design substantiation of EC&I with respect to design standards, component quality and reliability.
- Liaison with suppliers (internal and external) to ensure equipment is supplied in accordance with project requirements.
- Understanding of risk assessments in accordance with legislative requirements.
- Understanding of fault analysis and reliability assessments using recognised techniques including FMEA, FTA, HAZID, HAZOP.
- Production of safety justifications of EC&I systems/components.

The Company:
Our client has a long history in supplying specialised components, systems and services to the civil nuclear industry. They have designed, engineered, manufactured and supplied custom equipment for both new build projects and operations reactors around the world for more than 40 years

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
- Degree qualified applicants with a bias towards electrical, electronic, instrumentation or control systems engineering.
- Significant experience in the nuclear industry in one or more of the following areas; safety C&I, conventional C&I, analogue and digital systems, PLC, DCS, HMI, SCADA and LV electrical systems.
- A comprehensive understanding of EC&I system design with knowledge of the design standards applicable to the nuclear industry.
- Knowledge and experience of the justification of safety critical control and instrumentation in accordance with UK and international standards, including IEC 61508 and 61513.
- Membership of a professional engineering institution would be preferable.

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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