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  • Job reference: RMS0184580

Civil Works Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 13/11/2017
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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The Role:
The Civil Engineer ensures the production and monitoring of the civil engineering of the buildings on the nuclear island and proposes technical solutions.

They will directly receive work assignments from and report to the Group Leader.

Main Responsibilities:

Civil Engineering design of the diesel building
* Receive, analyse and verify the consistency of the input data.
* Produce the deliverables for which they are responsible (assumption notes, technical specifications, calculation notes, load drawings, load reports).
* Coordinate the work of CAD Designer in conjunction with the Design Office Manager.
* Create and maintain and be responsible for the Design Risk Register

Support in the monitoring of the civil engineering design offices
Under the responsibility of the group leader and in relation with contract engineers for designer contracts,
* Make the necessary clarifications to the documents (answer questions from design office).
* Support the contract engineer in any follow-up meeting with the design office
* Surveillance of calculation notes issued by the design office for diesel buildings
* Perform technical verifications of the calculations made by the design office through modelisation and calculations made by themselves
* Contribute to surveillance of civil execution drawings for diesel buildings

Support in the monitoring of the method statement of the Main Civil Work Contractor
Under the responsibility of the group leader and in relation with contract engineers for main civil work contract,
* Contribute to surveillance of method statement of the main civil work contractor

Progress monitoring and change management
* Prepare and chair progress meetings within their scope of activity (internal or external).
* Manage and monitor the modifications requested by the various engineering teams.
* Anticipate and raise alerts on open technical points.

The Company:
Our client has a long history in supplying specialised components, systems and services to the civil nuclear industry. They have designed, engineered, manufactured and supplied custom equipment for both new build projects and operations reactors around the world for more than 40 years.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Civil Engineer Degree
* Design office experience
* Very good Knowledge of the Euro codes related to civil engineering
* Knowledge and understanding of relevant Health and Safety regulations
* Very good knowledge of the design of reinforced concrete (At least 10 years of experiences in civil work design office is requested).
* Knowledge of civil work concrete design softwares (such as Robot, Tekla, ETABS/SAP2000, Ansys, Effel), Microsoft Word/Excel,

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* Experience in the nuclear sector
* Experience in plant layout engineering
* PDMS user knowledge

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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