Control, Instrumentation & Electrical Engineer

Posting Date: 12 September 2019

Location: Dunfermline, Fife, GB, KY11 2YD

Company: Babcock

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EC&I Engineer
Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Full Time, Permanent
Rosyth based
About the role


Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit an Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Engineer to join our Liquefied Gas Equipment (LGE) Division. We design and supply cargo handling systems for liquefied gas ships across the globe. LGE is an incredibly innovative and diverse business with patented designs working with LPG, LNG, Ethane, Ethylene and new projects with CO2.


Our Head Office is in Rosyth, with most projects mainly in South Korea and China at the biggest shipyards in the world. With a diverse product portfolio in numerous markets, we offer an exciting opportunity to join an ever-growing business with longevity. You will be part of an experienced and supportive team of Engineers and you will collaborate with numerous engineering departments.


You will Perform/prepare Calculations, Data Sheets, Specifications, Schedules and Drawings as required and coordinating with other business departments to achieve the required project objectives and deliverables. Including, but not restricted to the following:

• Motors, pressure/temperature/level/flow etc instrumentation, gauge boards, junction boxes, control panels, starter panels, rotating machinery packages, cables/glands.
• Schedules - Instrument, cable, power/utilities,
• Drawings - Instrument and control panels, power/control/instrumentation schematics and wiring diagrams, hazardous/safe area plans.
• Control system architecture, communication links with third party equipment.
• Development of PLC & HMI software for cargo control systems.
• Integration of the cargo control system with marine communication systems.
• Contribute to Product and Process Safety systems workshops (HAZID, HAZOP, SIL and LoPA)


As well as being part of a business that continues to win new work and grow at a significant pace, we’ll also provide you with all the training, support and benefits that you’d expect from a global company. 


What do I need to do the role?


You’ll need to have a degree in Electrical Engineering and CI&E experience in either a project engineering or design engineering role.


We would also like you to have the following:
• Ability to work to deadlines whilst being reactive to customer/client requests for change.
• Design engineering experience in the layout of E&I control panels.
• Proven track record on PLC & HMI programming.
• Familiar with Siemens/Allen Bradley/GE IP (or equivalents) PLC hardware and software packages.

What else do I need to know?

  • Competitive salary with excellent benefits.
  • 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday
  •  Training and development opportunities.


About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 

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Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please click here.


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