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EC&I Engineer

December 8, 2021

We are currently seeking an experienced EC&I Engineer to work with Thyson on a full-time, permanent staff basis from our offices in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.

Key Objectives:

  • Undertake design of E, C&I systems for analyser houses, sample conditioning systems and control systems. Work and prepare CAD drawings through CAD 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.

    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 required.
  • Bachelor degree in a relevant engineering discipline preferred but not essential.


  • 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.



  • 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.
  • Procurement and contract negotiation in an innovative technology role.
  • Ability to work within a team environment.
  • Ability to focus and meet required deadlines.


  • Experience of working within the process, oil & gas and petrochemical industry
  • Broad engineering background.
  • Working experience with analysers preferred.
  • Experience of control system design and production of wiring diagrams.
  • Experience working within the gas distribution/transmission industry preferred.

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