Project Engineer

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Job title Project Engineer
Ref CBS9JP00005447
Location Berkeley
Region South West
Company Magnox
Salary 22.00-22.15 GBP per hour
Duration 12 Months
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CBS9JP00005447 - Project Engineer

Berkeley Site Power Station

12 months 4-day week

Purpose of Role

To provide fit for purpose engineering solutions for projects or engineering support on more complex projects.

To ensure that design authority standards and configuration control are applied appropriately.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Identify project functional requirements and stakeholder needs for assigned project.

Contribute to production of Project Execution Plan including design, safety case and commissioning strategies.

Support project optioneering process.

Develop concept design and fit for purpose engineering solution for projects

Produce and/or approve project technical specifications.

Manage detailed design activities in accordance with design authority standards.

Prepare modification proposals as required, acting as a Nominated Responsible Engineer where appointed.

Carry out technical assessment/approval of contractors work instructions/method statements/risk assessments.

Provide technical supervision of construction/deconstruction activities to ensure compliance with design intent.

Approve as built drawings.

Specify and provide technical supervision of commissioning and/or decommissioning.

Manage hand over to systems/operations ensuring that all drawings, instructions and training have been supplied as required.

Liaise and consult with system engineers and other stakeholders throughout project life cycle to ensure efficient and effective project delivery.

Maintain site configuration control throughout project lifecycle.

Comply with all Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality policies, procedures, work instructions and risk assessments and support the continuous improvement of Health, Safety, Environment and Quality on Site.

As a customer-focused individual, the post holder will be expected to support delivery within his or her range of skills, knowledge, experience and competence.

Review of on-site and off-site events and root cause analysis to promote improved working practices.

The post holder may be required to undertake delegated responsibility for the Design Authority and act as a site intelligent customer

Contribute to the effective development and delivery of training within own area of specialism.

The post holder may be required to undertake emergency scheme duties.


Appropriate HNC, degree or National Qualifications Framework (NQF) level 5/6

Membership of a relevant Engineering Institute

Chartered Status.


Experience in a practising disciplined Engineering role (Mechanical, Electrical, C & I or Civil) on industrial plant.

Experience of nuclear and/or conventional project engineering

Understanding of relevant Company and/or national engineering standards.

Working knowledge of the Safety Rules and working knowledge of risk assessment methodology.

Understanding of relevant Site Licence and Quality Management System requirements.

Working knowledge of CDM Designer role

Contract Management experience

Project delivery experience

Additional information about the process

Please note

Magnox are currently progressing with their planned programme of Agency Worker hiring across all sites and welcome your application. However, in response to the Coronavirus outbreak we will only be arranging interviews by video and conference call and anticipate some delay in application feedback.

We are also able to confirm your Offer Acceptance, Security Clearance and other required on-boarding checks although the arrangement of confirmed contract start dates is likely to be delayed until the current pause of normal site activities is lifted. Thank you for your patience

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