• Title
    EC&I Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    GB-Suffolk-Nr Leiston
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Electrical
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood’s nuclear business supports customers in the energy generation, new build, decommissioning and defence sectors.


    Our nuclear business has offices in Knutsford and Birchwood in Cheshire, Gloucester, Dorchester, Harwell, Glasgow, Newcastle, Bristol, Cumbria, Reading and London. We also have a strong international presence to support our growing operations in France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland, South Africa and Japan.


    Our reputation for safely delivering quality projects on time and on budget is well recognised in the industries we serve. We have proven expertise in managing large, complex projects, a global reach and long-standing UK presence, strong relationships with our clients and cutting-edge processes and technologies.


    What that means to you is the opportunity to experience a real variety of projects, working with people from different backgrounds. You'll work closely with our clients and committed to achieving outstanding results in a stimulating and quality-driven environment


    Wood is recruiting EC&I Engineers with expertise in the nuclear industry or other highly regulated industry/safety critical/safety related systems. These roles are to be based at Sizewell in Suffolk.  


    This excellent opportunity will see you operate on a nuclear licensed site alongside our key customer to deliver technically challenging and complex work programs on the UKs flagship PWR nuclear reactor.  You will be responsible for technical delivery across a range of EC&I projects across the engineering lifecycle as part of a growing team.  The role also has the potential for technical oversight and leadership with opportunities for personal development in both technical and leadership skills. Working closely with the customer, you will be seen as an ambassador for the company, helping to identify and shape valuable revenue streams through early engagement whilst linking back to wider Wood capabilities to provide a comprehensive service.




    • Work in a safe and sustainable manner and strives for continuous improvement in these areas
    • Review and analyse technical documentation in conjunction with company technical specifications and modern standards
    • Prepare technical reports, feasibility studies and other safety case supporting documentation
    • Develop and review discipline specific engineering drawings
    • Develop Requirements specifications, technical specifications and other design related documentation for major C&I projects
    • Perform and analyse discipline specific calculations for system studies
    • Ensure successful execution of high quality engineering work to time, quality, budget and customer satisfaction
    • Demonstrate high focus on customer care, committed to delivering on promises
    • Manage own work within associated project budgets
    • Anticipates technical risks associated with own work and discusses how to manage these with Responsible Engineer or site supervisor
    • Maintain and develop successful working relationships with engineers all levels within client organisations
    • Continually develop technical knowledge and competence in field of expertise, and seeks to develop skill portfolio 

    Skills / Qualifications

    Skills/ Qualifications

    • Degree qualified engineer (or accomplished engineer through apprentice route with relevant expertise)
    • Developed technical knowledge and experience leading to Chartered or incorporated engineer status, or membership of a relevant professional body
    • Experience of working on a regulated site with a specific focus on process plant, control & instrumentation and associated safety case
    • Knowledge of Civil nuclear plant systems, structures and component and associated design and assessment guidelines a distinct advantage
    • Knowledge of SMART instruments, Software and Hardware Equipment Qualification techniques or Cyber Security an advantage
    • Experience of process systems or C&I design an advantage
    • Maintains a developing knowledge of products and services available in the marketplace to support design concepts
    • Maintains and develops knowledge, capability and competence in latest engineering standards and techniques
    • Proactive and autonomous whilst understanding limits of knowledge and experience
    • Flexible to travel to various sites around the UK for both long and short durations if required

    What do you get?

    As well as exciting roles on projects in the UK and abroad; in a supportive and professional work environment, these are some of the additional benefits you can expect at Wood:

    For you:

    • A competitive reward package
    • Work life balance – We offer flexible working; we have core and flex hours in all our permanent office locations.
    • Family friendly benefits – maternity, paternity, adoption and parental leave.
    • International opportunities - As an 60,000 strong community of colleagues operating in 60 counties you will have access to international career opportunities.
    • For your peace of mind we offer life insurance benefit on top of a contributory pension scheme, as well as income protection and life assurance benefit.
    • To support you throughout your career you will have access to an Employee Assistance programme, which can offer anything from financial advice to mental health support and counselling sessions.

     For our communities:

    • We give back to our communities, we have a matched funding community investment programme.  In our global business our people are showing commitment and courage to care for the communities we operate in. You can do this by supporting causes and raising funds for charities that are important to you, your colleagues and your local area.

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  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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