EC& I Designer – Addison Project, Thornton Cleveleys

Addison Project has been providing external project management services for decades, offering construction management expertise and support, Construction Design Management (CDM), Health Safety & Environment sustainability and quality (HSSEQ) direction and commissioning and start-up as part of our services. We continually develop and refine our UKAS accredited systems, procedures and specifications for the management and control of engineering, procurement and construction projects in the manufacturing and process industry.

Job Type:                        Permanent Staff

Working Hours:            Full Time, Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 4:10pm.

Start:                                Immediate

Location:                         Office Based, Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire

The Role:

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced EC&I Senior Designer to join Addison as part of an existing design team in our Head Office, Thornton-Cleveleys, however we will consider applications for people who would like to be based in our Daresbury office and who are willing to travel to Thornton-Cleveleys weekly or hybrid working. Working with minimal supervision you will join an established team delivering a range of projects within the manufacturing and process industries.

About you:

  • You must possess suitable and relevant qualifications within EC&I, minimum of an HNC preferably a Degree.
  • You must have experience in working to British and International Standards, Company Standards, Industry Regulations, EC Directives. It would also be beneficial to have experience of CDM Regulations, Method Statements and Risk Assessments.
  • It is desirable that you have experience in completing site surveys to measure and investigate, determine equipment locations, cable routes, and liaise with client’s engineers.
  • You must have experience attending and representing at Project Meetings with a range of stakeholders.
  • It is essential that you have experience of electrical design with respect to MMC, LV distribution, lighting and earthing preferably within the Chemical, Petrochemical, and/or Oil and Gas industries.
  • Experience of dealing with and specifying instrumentation with respect to pressure, temperature, flow, level etc would also be desirable.
  • A good working knowledge of ATEX Directives for selection and installation of control and electrical equipment in Hazardous Areas would be beneficial.
  • Knowledge of PLC and DCS control system I/O interfacing is also preferred.
  • You will be able to design and produce all types of drawings & documentation, including instrument loop and electrical circuit diagrams, installation / layout diagrams for cable route and equipment location, block cable diagrams, electrical distribution diagrams, Installation Scopes of Work, material & cable schedules and tender packages.
  • Able to produce designs using AutoCAD 2D with 3D being desirable. You must also be familiar with the use of PC software packages including Microsoft Word, Excel and AMTECH for cable sizing & distribution system design etc.

Benefits of work with Addison:

  • 27 days inclusive plus bank holidays
  • Regular Salary Reviews based on Performance
  • Discretionary Company Bonus based on Performance
  • 4 x Salary, Death in Service
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Employer Pension Contribution
  • Enjoy Benefits Salary Sacrifice – Cycle to Work, Technical Benefit and Gym Memberships
  • Perkbox – 100’s of discounts in Supermarkets, Retail, Insurance, and much more
  • Employee of the Month
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Professional Development with training provided by Addison Academy
  • Employee assistance supporting mental, physical and financial wellbeing


If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for the role, please, send CV to:

We look forward to receiving your application!

Please note: If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks of your application, then you have not been selected for this particular position at this time. We wish you very success in the future.



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Daresbury Park: 01928 786 000

Teesside: 01642 694 000

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