EC&I Designer

  • Location

    Cheshire West and Chester

  • Sector:

    Design Engineering, Design Consultancy

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  • Salary:

    c£35-£45/hr Ltd Co (OUTSIDE SCOPE)

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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EC&I Designer - Cheshire WA16 - Duration 12months - Rate c£  Ltd Co
Key words / skills: EC&I, Designer, Electrical, Instrument, Controls, Design, CAD, Process, Petrochemical,O&G, Oil and Gas,

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side a company in Cheshire WA16 near Manchester Airport to recruit an EC&I Designer to work on a 12 month contract.
As an EC&I Designer your duties and responsibilities will include:
A sound instrument and electrical knowledge of process control & electrical requirements in Hazardous Areas. 
A good working knowledge of ATEX Directives for selection and installation of control and electrical equipment in Hazardous Areas is also required.
The candidate must be able to design all types of instrument loops (pressure, temperature, flow, level etc.) electrical circuits including motor controls, LV distribution, lighting and earthing. Knowledge of PLC and DCS control system I/O interfacing is required.
The candidate should be able to design and produce all types of drawings & documents including instrument loop and electrical circuit diagrams, installation / layout diagrams for cable route and equipment location, block cable diagrams, electrical distribution diagrams, Installation Scopes of Work and material & cable schedules etc.
Candidate should be able to produce designs using AutoCAD packages and be familiar with the use of PC software packages including Microsoft Word and Excel. 
The candidate should be familiar with compiling Tender & construction issue packages for enquiries, including the necessary design drawings and supporting User Requirement Specifications (URS’s), Scopes of Work and Material and Cable Schedules, obtaining quotations and liaising with the Installation Contractor during construction.
The candidate should be familiar with British and International Standards, the use of Company Standards, Industry Regulations and EC Directives, Health and Safety and CDM Regulations and Method Statements and Risk Assessments.
Ensure that detail design packages are produced to standards.
Ensure detail design meets the requirements of the original design intent.
Ensure that the requirements of the CDM regs are fully met (design risk assessments).

You will be an experienced EC&I CAD Designer.
5-10 years experience
HNC / HND / Degree.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker on 0161 474 6856 / 07788668931.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.