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Senior EC&I Engineer

Job Title: Senior EC&I Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Salary: £45,000
Reference: #4090
Contact Name: Henry Hodson
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Job Published: August 19, 2021 16:40

Job Description

Job Title: EC&I Design Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000

This role offers remote working (North West based)

A supplier of specialist engineering and manufacturing services is looking for a Senior EC&I Engineer to join the team. 

The Senior EC&I Designer Engineer has responsibility for undertaking or complying with the following:

·    Design Tasks

·    Project Management Interaction

·    Technical Mentoring

·    Tendering Tasks

·    Quality Compliance

·    Health & Safety

·    Technically Responsible Person Role

·    Continual Improvement



Design Tasks

Carrying out specific design tasks to meet the time, cost, and quality requirements of projects. This may include but not be limited to:

·    Scheme design generation consisting of - design briefs, user requirements specifications, software definition documents, and more

·    Detail design generation consisting of - software system specifications, system Schematics, panel layouts, cable/detail functional calculations, detail design risk assessments, etc.

·    Production of manufacturing documentation 

·    Take part in client meetings, testing activities, commissioning activities, post-project review meetings


Project Management Interaction

Interact with project management staff to achieve the best outcome for the projects;

·    Agree on remaining work durations

·    Highlight (at the earliest opportunity) when a task will not be completed to a previously agreed timescale


Technical Mentoring

Act as a mentor to a number of engineering staff to;

·    Develop their technical knowledge and understanding

·    Provide support in achieving developmental goals

·    Encourage staff to develop their personal competencies


Tendering Tasks

This may include but not be limited to;

·    Production of concept designs

·    Estimating durations for the design of tender items

·    Composing technical responses to quotation requests


Quality Compliance

Complying with quality policies and procedures, with particular emphasis on;

·    Design procedure

·    Document numbering and control


Health & Safety 

Complying with health and safety policies and procedures, with particular emphasis on;

·    Take reasonable  care for own health and safety and the health and safety of others

·    Report all accidents and near misses to their Line Manager or Safety Representative


Technically Responsible Person Role

For a specific project or projects;

·    Be accountable for the technical management and delivery within time cost and quality

·    Maintain technical compliance with the contract and resolve technical conflicts where possible


Continual Improvement

Continually seeking methods to improve personal, design office, and company performance and efficiency.


·    Been responsible for a variety of diverse projects or activities ranging in both size and complexity

·    Building services/power discipline experience preferred

·    Design experience of LV distribution, lighting, CCTV, and hardwired 24vdc control systems.

·    AutoCAD Lite experience essential

·    Familiar with BS7671 18th Edition and have proven experience in installation calculations.

·    Degree / HND / Higher Apprenticeship in a related discipline advantageous


Click apply or speak to Henry Hodson at:

Phone: 01257 244744

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