Construction Section Engineer – Mechanical

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Job title Construction Section Engineer – Mechanical
Ref CBS9JP00005073
Location Whitehaven
Region Cumbria
Company Sellafield Ltd
Salary 37.00-37.00 GBP per hour
Duration 6 Months
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Construction Section Engineer – Mechanical

Reference: CBS9JP00005073

Location: Banna Court, Westlakes, Cumbria (with regular site visits to Sellafield)

Rate: £37 LTD per hour (Inside scope of IR35)

Job Type: Contract

Duration: 6 Monthly contract basis (working on circa 5 year project)

Contact details: Joanne Anders – 07927563874 /

The Role Description

Provision of Mechanical Engineering knowledge and expertise to the Project Delivery Directorate during detailed design and construction phases of works.

Required for engineering oversight of the Main Contractor’s / Subcontractors’ work packages. This includes reviewing documentation, design information, inspection and verification of the engineering work packages.

Engineering support to other project disciplines including project management, commercial, Civil, E&I, Quality and S&RM.


• Verification of work in the field including inspection of the works in accordance with documented arrangements.

• Review and endorsement of project documents including safety information, quality document and project management documents.

• Participation and assistance in constructability reviews.

• Maintain an ‘Intelligent Customer’ capability for all work carried out by contractors that may impact nuclear safety and nuclear security and ensure that all contractor staff are familiar with the nuclear safety and nuclear security implications of their work and interact in a well-coordinated manner with their own staff.

** Intermediaries Legislation does apply to this assignment **

Qualifications / Experience


• Qualified as Mechanical Construction Engineer with extensive site experience.

• Nuclear experience in heavy construction environment.

• Experience on mechanical, piping and static installations

• Conduct safety observations and conversations to help achieve a zero-incident culture.

• Security Clearance level – SC.

• Ability to obtain and maintain DV clearance if required


• Authorised Person Mechanical.

• Knowledge and understanding of concrete technology including heavily reinforcement structures.

• Familiarity with relevant BS, CIRIA reports and CoP.

• Very good knowledge of construction plant, including lifting equipment and accessories.

• Very good knowledge and practical use of basic software within Windows Office environment.

• Ability to read and implement complex schedules and deliverables.

• Knowledge of HSE policies and procedures

• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others in a non-confrontational manner

• Good verbal and written communication skills

• Good organizational skills

Additional information about the process

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.

NuclearWorks welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. NuclearWorks is a trading name of Capita Business Services Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business.

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