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Project Design Engineer

August 15, 2023

Location: TTL Ellesmere Port & Project Sites

Department: Projects

Key Objectives:

  • Managing and delivering analytical/instrument and electrical projects, including Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Design.
  • Technical Support from an E,C & I perspective to all Project Teams re: Procurement, Installation, Commissioning.
  • Ensure compliance with T/PM/RE/18.
  • End to end design, ensure compliance with current TTL, National Grid and IGE specifications/standards and all relevant legislation.
  • Supervision of dedicated CAD resource
  • Attends meetings as required and provides progress reports.
  • Liaise with the appointed CDM Coordinator on any CDM related issue.
  • Client Liaison (Infrequent).
  • Maintain the NRO register.
  • Manage and report the delivery of project drawings and associated records.
  • If requested by the Project Manager support with accident/incident investigations, as required by the Incident Reporting and Investigation procedure NGUK/PM/INV/1.
  • Communicate Good Practice to other projects with reference to the Performance Improvement Procedure (NGUK/Con/BP178G)
  • 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.

Academic Qualifications/Level of Education:

  • Hold an HNC Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
  • Chartered Engineer (Applicable to discipline, e.g.
    • Member of the Institution of Measurement and Control,
    • MIET – Member of the Institution Engineering and Technology,
    • Member Institute of Eng Designers,
    • Member of the Institution of Engineering Technology (IET) Formally (IEE) Institute Electrical Engineers
  • CompEx (Check for limitations on certificate)
  • 17th Regs C&G Elec Inst BS7671:2008 (2382-10)
  • Completion of Parent Company Induction
  • National Grid Formal Induction
  • Induction into and awareness of local place of work / surroundings
  • Site Specific Environmental Induction
  • CCNGG/CSCS/EUSR Cross-Country Pipeline
  • CDM 2007 Legislation Awareness
  • CDM 2007 Temporary Works Awareness
  • Work At Height
  • NG DVD ‘Watch Your Waste’ 2hrs

Specific Skills e.g. IT, technical, HGV licence

  • TTL Company Induction.
  • Competent in the use of MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD.
  • Competency within AMTECH Electrical Design.

Knowledge e.g. of particular IT package, industry standards, commercial awareness.

  • Knowledge of Bentley Micro station.
  • Organised and methodical drawing/document control.
  • Confidence and ability to develop designs from an E, C & I perspective through to construction approval.
  • Able to ensure compliance with current TTL, National Grid and IGE specifications/standards and all relevant legislation including specific British/European Standards/Regulations re: BS7671.
  • Detailed knowledge of a range of composite materials.
  • Knowledge of build processes.
  • Awareness of the regulations and standards applicable to analytical, sample, electrical, mechanical and control systems.
  • Display good commercial awareness.
  • Familiarity with Small Bore Pipe Work Systems.

Competencies/Attributes e.g. relevant qualities or characteristics such as leadership, relationship building, calm under pressure.

  • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings, piping and instrumentation diagrams and electrical drawings.
  • Reliable.
  • Can work effectively as part of a team.
  • 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.
  • Budgeting, forecasting and cost control.
  • Ability to work within a team environment.
  • Ability to focus and meet tight deadlines.

Experience e.g. highways, joint ventures, handling customer complaints, team development.

  • Ideally experience of working within the utilities, process, oil & gas, petrochemical, power, steel or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Broad engineering background.

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