Amec Foster Wheeler Senior EC&I Engineer in Knutsford, United Kingdom

Amec Foster Wheeler is recruiting for a Senior EC&I Engineer with extensive experience in the nuclear industry or other highly regulated industry.


  • Successful execution of high quality engineering work to time, quality, budget and customer satisfaction

  • Demonstrates focus on customer care, committed to delivering on promises

  • Carries out feasibility/option studies and to provide cost-effective design solutions to customers’ challenges

  • Anticipates technical risks associated with own projects and discusses how to manage these with Responsible Engineer or Team Leader

  • Acts as Responsible Engineer for small tasks where appropriately qualified

  • Maximises the profitability of all work by providing accurate estimates of engineering work for proposals/ tenders, managing small engineering tasks within associated project budgets and ensuring that it is carried out efficiently and effectively

  • Maintains and develops successful working relationships with existing contacts in client organisations

  • Maintains a technical knowledge and competence in a field of expertise, which is recognised by clients, and seeks to develop skill portfoli

  • Works in a safe and sustainable manner and strives for continuous improvement in these areas

  • Ensure successful delivery of high quality engineering works to time, quality, budget and customer satisfaction

  • Degree qualified, Chartered engineer with a relevant professional body (or working towards)

  • Demonstrable technical EC&I knowledge and experience

  • Experience of a consultancy environment specifically focused on process plant, control & instrumentation and associated safety case in a highly regulated industry

  • Familiar with the working of the Office for Nuclear regulation (ONR) or equivalent industry regulator and familiar with the ONR Safety Assessment Principles

  • knowledge of Civil nuclear plant systems, structures and component and associated design and assessment guidelines a distinct advantage

  • Experience of SMART instruments, Software and Hardware Equipment Qualification techniques or Cyber Security an advantage

  • Can contribute to the development of Safety Critical Systems and associated Safety Case

  • Familiar with requirements management

  • Maintains a developing knowledge of products and services available in the marketplace to support design concepts

  • Familiar with the application of BS61508, BS61513, BS61511 or derivatives thereof

  • Flexible to travel to various sites around the UK for both long and short durations.

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.

Requisition ID: 2017-20240

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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