EC&I Engineer

January 23, 2018

We are currently seeking an experienced EC&I Engineer to join our growing team in Ellesmere Port on a permanent staff basis.

Key Objectives

Undertake design and engineering of EC&I systems for analyser houses, sample conditioning systems and control systems. Work and prepare design documents through the department, appraise quotations for materials/components, liaison with clients, third party consultants & suppliers. Provision of technical support to in-house manufacturing and project managers. Ensure the design elements of the program are completed on time and designs are drawn-up in accordance with applicable specifications and standards. Additional general duties as required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Attend project handover with the sales team
  • Attend in-house and client meetings providing technical support to project managers
  • Liaison with clients and sub-suppliers of the delivery of the projects
  • Production of conceptual design documentation based on client URS
  • Production of functional design specifications based on client URS
  • Production of detailed design based on conceptual design documentation
  • Production of FAT documentation for E, C&I and process disciplines
  • Undertaking design reviews and chairing design review meetings
  • In house manufacturing support based on produced design
  • Vendor selection and review vendor proposals
  • Working in multi-disciplinary team on Oil & Gas projects
  • Manage and report the delivery of project drawings and associated records
  • Assist the commissioning team on testing of the systems during FAT and site as and when required
  • Manage and report the delivery of project drawings and associated records
  • Communicate Good Practice to other projects with reference to the Performance Improvement Procedure
  • Responsible for their own health and safety and that of others and undertake the obligations as defined within the TTL H&S Manual
  • Assist in the implementation of the TTL Quality Assurance, Environmental Management System, abide and promote its Policies and Procedures.


  • Electrical Engineering qualification to HNC/HND (or equivalent) level

Desirable qualfications

  • Bachelor degree in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Chartered Engineer (Applicable to discipline)

Desirable skills

  • Competent in the use of MS Excel, Word and Outlook
  • 5 + years E, C&I design experience
  • Proficient with AutoCAD software package
  • Computer literate with a good understanding of Microsoft Office products
  • Proficient with Amtech ProDesign software package
  • Knowledge of electrical testing and inspection in accordance with BS7671
  • Able to undertake electrical installation cabling design
  • Excellent organisational skills & manage own worked load to meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of ATEX and design of systems for hazardous areas
  • Knowledge and experience of the design life cycles of a project
  • Knowledge of PLC Equipment specification

Desirable knowledge

  • Experience in equipment engineering specifications and standards
  • Organised and methodical drawing/document control
  • Knowledge of build processes
  • Awareness of the regulations and standards applicable to E,C&I systems
  • Display good commercial awareness
  • Familiarity with Small Bore Pipe Work Systems
  • Working knowledge and experience of DSEAR and ATEX


  • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings, piping and instrumentation diagrams and electrical drawings
  • Reliable
  • Can handle responsibility
  • Hard working and efficient
  • Resilient when faced with new challenges
  • Tolerant of uncertainty
  • Ability to work within a team environment

Start date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Rate: Negotiable DOE + additional benefits


If you’re keen to find out more about current vacancies and contracts at Thyson Technology, please get in touch with David Ridley , Head of Manpower:
T: 0151 355 5594

For more information about this role, and to apply, please send your CV and a covering note to