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Principal EC&I Engineer

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Principal EC&I Engineer

South Gloucestershire


IR35: Inside


Our Client has a requirement for a Principal EC&I Engineer, who will be required to work on a contract basis in South Gloucestershire.


Key Accountabilities of the Job:

  • Provide Technical design guidance and review of electrical design packages
  • Provide Technical design guidance and review integration of electrical with other design packages.
  • Ensure that the design documentation covers the scope of operations required by the Project Manager and is produced to agreed standards, schedule and budget.
  • Plan for effective project implementation, identifying key factors and leading the project’s technical planning process.
  • Ensuring effective Quality Management Arrangements, operate and deliver through compliance with Business Management System and Technical Manual.
  • Ensure that the processes and activities being managed are appropriately documented with appropriate records maintained and configuration and quality controls applied.
  • Ensure that staff and contractors are familiar with the hazards and risks associated with the work undertaken by the delegated engineering team through effective management and communication of the Risk Assessment.
  • Experience in all relevant design codes.
  • Responsible for ensuring the delivery of the electrical engineering aspects of the Water Retaining Boundary, Buildings and Cradle packages.
  • Ensure systems are designed against a clear statement of compliance with defined requirements, including demonstration that the design meets relevant HSE requirements.
  • Supports delivery of electrical engineering work packages to the required scope, quality, schedule and cost.


Essential Skills / Knowledge / Experience:

  • The post holder must be able to demonstrate relevant knowledge and skills required in the technical management of complex design development throughout the design lifecycle.
  • Provide expert advice to the sub-contracted design houses to enable them to develop the design.
  • Sound understanding of engineering design and safety practice as relevant to discipline, post and project requirements.
  • Sound project specification, planning, project management and budgeting experience.
  • Sound understanding of Company and departmental procedures relating to Design, Health & Safety and Quality requirements, and ability to manage projects in accordance with these procedures.
  • Working knowledge of relevant engineering office computer applications.
  • Experience of the design support to construction, operation, refit/repair of conventional and nuclear submarines and/or facilities.


Qualifications required:

  • A Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council.


At First Recruitment Group we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That is why our Recruitment Consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates.

We actively recruit at all levels and this is a superb opportunity for Principal EC&I Engineer’s looking for new employment.

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