EC&I Engineer

Recruiter
Andy File Associates Ltd
Location
Sheffield
Posted
01 Feb 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Andy File Associates Limited are working as a Recruitment Agency on behalf of our client with regards this permanent position

Our client is looking for an experienced hands on Electrical, Control and Instrumentation (EC&I) Engineer to join their team based in Sheffield.
Role of the EC&I engineer
- Technically review and understand customer requirements.
- Creation of user requirements and functional design specifications.
- Development of control and safety concept.
- Definition of PLC automation system and software coding.
- Fault finding and resolution in PLC and MCC electrical panels.
- Participate in plant safety studies and design reviews (HAZOP/LOPA).
- Creation of automation project documentation
- Assist with onsite system commissioning.
- Provide technical support, including scope of works and costings, to the sales team.
Experience and Background
- You should hold a degree in subject related to electrical or control systems engineering or be a time served EC&I engineer.
- Experience with PLC based automation systems in the process industry.
- Experience specifying and approving PLC and MCC electrical panel design.
- Capability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
- A can do attitude and a willingness to get involved with all aspects of the manufacturing process.
- A full UK driving licence
The successful candidate must be willing to occasionally travel within the UK and overseas.
The following skills/experience would be highly advantageous
- Software development with Siemens PLCs
- Safety systems including safety relays and safety PLCs.
- Electrical schematics review.
- Wiring design/specification in accordance with BS 7671.
- Hazardous area classification and installations – ATEX.
- Remote plant access specification and configuration – VPN, OPC,

This is a hands on engineering role and requires some with previous practical experience rather than having been project based or in a supervisory capacity.

Competitive salary depending on experience
Pension payable of 5% contributory after 3 months.
25 days holiday plus stats

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