Senior Project Engineer

Posted: 13/08/19
Recruiter:Elevate Direct
Disciplines: Engineering
Salary:£437 per day
Location:Bridgwater, Somerset

Position: Senior Project Engineer- Mechanical
Reference: CBS9JP0000495
Location: Hinkley
Rate: Day rate £437 - £481 LTD Inscope of IR35
Job Type: Contract 12 months initial contract/37 hours per week over 4 days Monday - Thursday

Contact details: (see below)/07824 362492/Recruitment Team Hotline 0845 604 0783


Responsible Engineer for site waste tank retrievals project. Project lifecyle stage requires a review of existing designs. Demonstrable broad Project Management experience of procuring, installing, commissioning through to site operations within a hazardous waste environment. Preferably within a nuclear sector waste handling and recovery projects.

Essential and Desirable Skills and Qualifications

Appropriate HNC, National Qualifications Framework (NQF) level 5; preferably degree level (NQF level 6) or working towards

Membership of a relevant Engineering Institution

Significant experience in a practising disciplined Engineering role on industrial plant

Significant experience of nuclear and/or conventional project engineering

A Mechanical design background is preferred

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Identify project functional requirements and stakeholder needs for assigned project.

Manage engineering support to the project.

Contribute to production of Project Execution Plans 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 Nominated Responsible Engineer where appointed.

Carry out technical assessment/approval of contractors work instruction/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 engineer 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 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.

Deputise for Section Head when required.

The post holder may be required to undertake emergency scheme duties

Shortlisting and Interview selection: WC 19th August

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