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Engineering Consultant

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 16/03/2016
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The Company:
The client provides engineering and project management support to clients across various energy sectors, helping them to ensure that their operations remain safe, their assets are used efficiently and the maximum value is delivered from their capital investment projects.

The Role:
An exciting opportunity exists for an Engineering Consultant to join our client's growing Energy Consultancy. The role will primarily involve work in the nuclear sector to begin with but may develop to support other industries such as renewables.

The role will be project based, with the aim to not only understand the technical problems in a project but also how these influence wider client objectives. This leads to an innovative approach in identifying and solving client issues.

Candidate Profile:

The engineering consultant will be versatile and have the ability to see the wider perspective when looking at technical problems.

They should be an excellent problem solver with demonstrable examples of identifying technical problems, coming up with a range of solutions, and critically assessing these to find an innovative solution.

Candidates can be from a design, operational environment, or a mixture of both. The projects will predominantly be in a mechanical environment, however candidates from other engineering disciplines can also be relevant i.e. chemical, civil and aerospace.

Key experience/competences:

• Significant experience in implementing engineering design principles and applying a systematic approach to problem solving.
• Engineer with multi-disciplinary engineering experience in a project based environment
• Creative thinker with the ability to demonstrate an innovative approach to solving technical problems
• Able to engage and communicate well with a diverse range of stakeholders in a variety of fields including: technical, business, manufacturing, operations and regulatory
• A proven track record in an engineering environment driven through personal motivation and an inquisitive mind
• Demonstrate a flexible and proactive approach to work capable of working independently and within a team

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• 5-10 years experience in an engineering design or operations environment
• Minimum 2:1 degree in an Engineering or Science discipline
• Working towards chartership
• Demonstrable experience of working within a multi-discipline engineering team with an understanding of other disciplines' constraints and requirements
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