Electrical Control & Instrumentation Engineers - Warrington

Reference number: 00051750, Date added: 14-Jan

Rolls Royce Nuclear has a unique opportunity for Electrical Control & Instrumentation (EC&I) Engineers to work in both the Defence and Civil Nuclear sectors on both New Build and In-Service Support projects. At Rolls-Royce, our focus is on providing customers with integrated, long-term support services across the reactor lifecycle. This covers safety and reliability assessments, licensing and environmental support, world-class engineering and component design, manufacture and supply, in-service support and plant life extension, as well as nuclear instrumentation, control and safety systems.

Our Nuclear business is growing. We require engineers from all disciplines of electrical, electronic, instrumentation and sensor/detector engineering to specify, design, develop, test and support control, instrumentation and protection systems and equipment to be fitted to nuclear reactors. Rolls-Royce is home to some of the world`s finest minds. And nowhere are those minds more keenly tested than in our growing nuclear business. Our team is comprised of a broad range of experts in the fields of engineering, manufacturing, project management and procurement. This is your chance to join them. Our submarines business supports the Royal Navy as the technical authority to the UK Ministry of Defence for naval reactor plants and we`re continuing to build our nuclear sector capability. For you, this means unique opportunities to work across our portfolio of products and services. Our global, multi-million pound learning and development initiatives empower each individual to build a world-class reputation.

As an Electrical Control & Instrumentation (EC&I) Engineer, you will be mainly responsible for:


  • Detailed design of C&I system architecture throughout all phases of a project lifecycle from requirements capture and management through to system verification and validation.
  • Design specification and integration of EC&I equipment and systems along with preparation of technical specifications and reports and installation, commissioning and operating documents.
  • Design substantiation of EC&I with respect to design standards, component quality and reliability.
  • Liaison with suppliers (internal and external) to ensure equipment is supplied in accordance with project requirements.
  • Understanding of risk assessments in accordance with legislative requirements.
  • Understanding of fault analysis and reliability assessments using recognised techniques including FMEA, FTA, HAZID, HAZOP.
  • Production of safety justifications of EC&I systems/components.