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Senior EICA Engineer

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    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £40k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    Kevin Elder

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Role: Senior EICA Engineer
Location: Warrington - with some working from home
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 depending on experience
My client is looking for experienced electrical, instrumentation, control and automation (EICA) engineers to became part of their expanding team in Warrington
Working on their AMP7 projects in the water industry the EICA projects they carry out involve some of the following discipline items, including:
·LV (and HV) power systems, motor control centres, process instrumentation, process automation and state of the art control systems.
·Electrical systems modelling.
·DSEAR/ATEX and functional safety.
·Using intelligent P&IDs, 3D designs, plant visualization and virtual reality techniques.
·Power systems analysis software.
·Using our own suite of intelligent design schedules and MCC design tool.
Responsibilities include:
·Asset surveys and assessments, using cutting-edge technologies and techniques as appropriate.
·Feasibility, outline and detailed electrical and ICA design work (transformers, generators, LVSB, MCC, instrumentation, PLC, SCADA, telemetry etc.) including equipment and system specifications, design schedules, drawings: SLDs, BCDs, earthing, systems architecture diagrams, user requirement specifications (URS/FDS), technical design risk assessments, P&IDs, cost and programme estimations.
·Technical report writing at all stages of the project lifecycle.
·Liaison with clients within the UK and worldwide.
·Support and/or lead bids, fee proposals or offers of service; development of activity schedules/work plans.
·Delivering projects as a part of multidisciplinary, multi-location, multi-party teams.
·Preparing profile-raising material such as technical papers and presentations to conferences, staff and clients.
·Support technical and 'expert witness' investigations and appraisals.
·Supporting and technically developing less experienced colleagues.
·Contributing to new innovative ideas/ making suggestions for innovation.
·Opportunity to present your project work at company meetings or at conferences.
·Working with and developing new automated digital design tools.
Skills and experience:
·Degree-qualified with an Electrical or ICA bias; ideally a chartered Member of a recognised engineering institution.
·You will be positive and enthusiastic, a confident communicator at all levels, and a team player.
·You will have a keen interest in the water/wastewater industry and will ideally have already spent a proportion of your career in the water or a related similar industry that can be applied.
·You will have a blend of leadership and technical expertise.
·You will have experience of managing and mentor teams and/or individuals and/or projects, potentially split across disciplines and locations.
·A developing external profile and reputation; a desire and willingness to raise the profile of oneself and the Company.
·Willingness to contribute to and develop our technical knowledge networks.