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Senior EC&I Designer

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Date: 03-Apr-2021

Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, GB, LE3 1UF

Company: Babcock

Job Title: Senior EC&I Designer
Location: Leicester
Business Unit: Cavendish Nuclear
REF: SF33844
 
Primary Responsibilities

You will provide design solutions primarily for the Critical Equipment (Reactor Protection Systems) section through production of:
Electrical Control and Instrumentation, Circuit data capture, Design Schemes (with appropriate support), Design Proposal Drawings, 3D Design Proposal Drawings, Detail Drawings, Fabrication Drawings, General Assemblies, Bills of Materials and Input to Technical Specifications

You will take responsibility for delivery of work packages to programme, budget and required quality.

You will also have some experience in applying relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation (and applicable Directives) and support at Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications
Senior Designer HNC/HND as a minimum with experience
Supervisory experience or Resource Management desirable but not essential.
Prepared to travel and work at customer’s sites and locations, when required
AutoCAD experience is essential.
AutoCAD Electrical working knowledge is desirable.
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design Techniques working knowledge is desirable but not essential.
Autodesk Inventor experience would be advantageous.
Autodesk Vault working knowledge would also be advantageous.
You should have a sound knowledge of fabrication techniques to support electrical designs and a sound knowledge of achievable manufacturing accuracy.
Finally, we would like you to have a good knowledge of geometric tolerancing, a working knowledge of commonly used components, materials and standards and some experience of formal change control.


What else do I need to know?
• All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.
• We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview

 

Application Guidance

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to ensure that our recruitment processes are regularly reviewed and adapted, as required, to ensure we’re compliant with the latest government advice. We are striving to protect both our current and future employees by acting in a responsible way which reflects the restrictions we face.


Babcock are continuing with essential recruitment activity but implementing relevant recommendations to ensure that this is done in a responsible way with consideration of the unprecedented circumstances we are facing.


Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


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This advice is valid at the time of publication and changing government advice and Babcock working practices take precedence at any particular time.

 

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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 check our career website for more information.

 

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