Lead ICA engineer

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: CCm Technologies
Contact name: Ryan Ohara

Contact email: ryan.ohara@zero-global.com
Job ref: 234
Published: 8 months ago
JOB TITLE                             : Lead ICA Engineer

DEPARTMENT                       : Engineering Delivery

LOCATION                             : Swindon (National Travel Required)



Zero Global has partnered with CCm Technologies, an environmental technology company based in Swindon.  Founded in 2011, CCm has developed from a research company to a commercial organisation, with initial sales to several large multinational customers. The CCm vision is the realisation of a circular economy for its customers, globally.
CCm's world leading technology utilises captured CO2 and other waste materials converting them into value-added products with multiple uses across the global priority sectors of food/agriculture, advanced materials, water utilities & energy storage. 
CCm is currently involved in the design and deployment of pilot/demonstration and full-scale plants at a number of customer sites. The patented process is based on high primary capture efficiencies from novel cellulose/amine capture material which retain 95% of flue sourced CO2. Other applications for the technology include heat storage and power generation.
CCm has developed a supportive, responsive and hard-working culture where all employees are valued and work together as a team for the shared success of the Company. CCm is committed to training and developing its employees so that individual growth can match the growth of the Company.

The primary focus of this role is:
  • To oversee multiple projects at different stages of progression, including attending client sites around the UK.  The role holder will support the Engineering Delivery team and wider business in delivering the design, construction, commissioning and running of CCm’s plants across a wide variety of industries. As part of the Engineering Delivery Team, the role holder will work closely with internal and external stakeholders to deliver the project safely and in line with timescales and budgeted costs.
  • To develop and maintain the remote operational plant data collation in format for inclusion within the Company overarching database to demonstrate Permit and Regulatory compliance along with evidence for production of carbon avoidance and carbon sequestration certification by the CCm approved organisations.

The role holder will be expected to:
  • Lead on the coordination of multiple projects
  • Fulfil delivery of Electrical & ICA design and documentation needs and be responsible and accountable for the delivery of the solutions during the full project life.
  • Lead the ICA and Electrical Engineering team and coordinate information flow
  • Lead technical design reviews and propose design solutions for the control and automation of CCM Technologies plant packages including but not limited to power supply, power distribution, control system architecture, SCADA systems and PLC systems, instrumentation packages and  telemetry outstations, and site communications
  • Support the preparation of outline designs and contract documents
  • Assessment of preinstall /installed systems for compliance with defined scopes /standards
  • Leading teams through setup and configuration of the technology
  • Communicate project status preparing allocated sections of management update reports 
  • Assist in critical path schedule items and escalate to leadership on potential risks and delays.
  • Fault finding, repair, maintenance of equipment including instrumentation, motors & associated control gear/MCC’s, PLC’s and telemetry equipment.
  • Own and develop technology innovations, software and solutions on a need basis
  • Develop and maintain the data transfer system from facility to central control system develop and maintain required reporting outputs from the remote PLC systems

  • 5 to 10 years experience working within a safety conscious engineering environment
  • Demonstrable experience in preparing Functional Design Specification (FDS) documents, single line drawings; setting up SCADA and performing Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs)
  • Experience in more than one of the following areas:
  • SCADA Systems
  • PLC Systems
  • Instrumentation
  • Data Logging
  • Telemetry Outstations
  • ICA Cyber Security
  • Excellent working knowledge using Microsoft, MSProject and related software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills used to collaborate effectively
  • Willingness to travel and a full UK driver’s licence.
  • Proven experience mentoring and driving multi-skilled development of junior engineers
  • Familiarity of remote working and maintaining performance remotely
  • A track record of establishing, and hands on completion of projects activities
  • Qualified to degree level in any engineering (or relevant science/technology) discipline;
  • Familiarity with fast growing SME's and the associated deadlines and high-energy culture that goes along with launching new products and technologies;
Practical experience of material handling equipment and feedstock equipment; and / or experience of recycling technologies.