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Senior Project Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Cumbria
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 27/01/2015
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The Company:
Our client is a nuclear specialist, covering both civilian and defence sectors, across the complete lifecycle from New Build, through Operations and Maintenance, to final decommissioning and waste disposal.

The Role:
Main purpose of job
Under direction of the PM/SPM assist in the completion and execution of projects to ensure their safe, secure, timely, cost effective and best quality delivery, meeting the client’s business objectives.

Performs non-routine and complex assignments involving responsibility for planning and conducting a complete project of relatively limited scope or a portion of a larger and more-diverse project.
Prepares, or directs preparation and modification of, reports, specifications, drawings, plans, schedules, environmental impact studies etc.
Follow company QMS standards and procedures while delivering projects and ensure others follow them in the production of all deliverables.
Ensure coordination with and between all engineering and related disciplines to produce integrated engineering deliverables;
Monitor and report on the progress and financial performance of the works including the application of KPIs and their analysis
Safe delivery of project scope and compliance with all SHE requirements
Ensure project changes are properly recorded by the application of company change control procedure.
Communicate professionally, effectively and clearly both verbally and in writing
Ensure the PM/SPM is fully informed of the project status and of any shortfalls or potential shortfalls as they arise or become apparent

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The key requirements have been listed below:
Background in Mechanical Engineering
Sellafield site experience is required (current P4 pass would be a bonus)
Strong documentation skills – producing Method Statements & Risk Assessments etc.
Previous piping / welding and installation experience (preferably coaxial pipework installation exp)
Experience of visiting manufacturers site’s
Demonstrable experience of taking a project from design into manufacturing
Management of sub-contractors – manufacture experience

Engineering, or other technical/science based, degree or HNC/HND level qualification with some experience.
Direct and demonstrable experience of involvement in the provision and management of engineering projects in front end design and/or design & build projects.
Knowledge of planning and project control methods and analysis
A background gained in a technical environment working for clients from across the industry
Full UK driver’s license

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Membership of a professional institution (engineering/project management) and working towards CEng or equivalent
Involvement in large project teams of multi-discipline engineers
Engineering or Project Management experience delivering different forms of contract
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