• Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Engineer

    Requisition ID
    2018-24641
    Work Location
    GB-Cheshire-Warrington
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Electrical
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for an Electrical, Control and Instrumentation (EC&I) Technician/ Engineer to join our team and ensure successful design, operation and maintenance of our Materials Science & Structural Integrity laboratories.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Providing a wide range of electrical, control and instrumentation support, serving a state of the art materials and corrosion laboratory
    • Working on the control of pressure and heating systems, control of servo-hydraulic and servo-electrical rigs, a wide range of instrumentation for measuring test data and associated data acquisition systems
    • Reactive and preventative maintenance on electrical systems
    • Support ranging from maintaining, fault finding and repairing existing installations to designing, drawing, building and installing bespoke panels and instrumentation
    • Compliance with the 17th Edition IET wiring regulations
    • Safety should always be the first priority for any tasks undertaken

    The successful candidate will have excellent practical electrical skills and will be able to analyse faulty control and instrumentation systems, in a logical manner such that faults can be identified and repaired.

    We are looking for someone who will be able to plan, organise and prioritise their own work within a team. This is a wide ranging role and a willingness to question and learn will be essential. This will involve good communication, often across multiple disciplines to deliver customer requirements efficiently and effectively. The ideal candidate will have excellent problem solving skills and take a positive, proactive and enthusiastic approach to delivering to tight deadlines.

    The role will be a mix of both hands-on work within the laboratory, and desk based design.

    The role is predominantly a Monday to Friday standard working week; however, there may be occasional requirements to work outside of these hours with advanced notice.

    Due to the nature of the work being undertaken, security clearance will be required.

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Time served apprenticeship (or equivalent experience) in a relevant discipline
    • Experience of hands-on control and instrumentation engineering
    • City and Guilds 2382 - Requirements for Electrical Installations to BS7671:2008
    • The ability to interrogate PLC’s, write basic software programmes and use CAD would be an advantage but is not essential and candidates without this experience will still be considered
    • Candidates with a variety of levels of experience will be considered and training will be provided as appropriate

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

    www.woodplc.com

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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