Engineering Manager

Job Title: Project Engineering Manager (Civils Biased) – Sellafield Site

Location: Sellafield, Cumbria, UK

Contract Type: Contract, Outside IR35

Rate: £65 per hour

Security Clearance: Preferable


Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled Project Engineering Manager with a strong civils background for a contract role at Sellafield. The candidate will manage large-scale civil engineering projects and multi-disciplined teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Project Management: Plan and oversee large civil engineering projects.
  • Team Leadership: Lead multi-disciplined engineering teams.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Liaise with clients, contractors, and regulatory bodies.
  • Compliance and Safety: Ensure adherence to health, safety, and environmental standards.
  • Technical Oversight: Provide civil engineering expertise.
  • Risk Management: Identify and mitigate project risks.
  • Reporting: Maintain documentation and prepare project reports.

Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Experience: 7+ years in project engineering management, managing large projects and teams.
  • Skills: Leadership, communication, project management software proficiency.
  • Security Clearance: Preferable; eligibility required.

To Apply: Submit your CV and cover letter by 19/07/2024. Join us in managing critical projects at a key UK facility.

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager (Civils Biased) – Sellafield Site

Location: Sellafield, Cumbria, UK

Contract Type: Contract, Outside IR35

Rate: Up to £60 per hour

Security Clearance Required: Yes


Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Project Manager with a strong civils background for a contract role at the Sellafield site. The successful candidate will oversee the planning, execution, and delivery of civil engineering projects, ensuring compliance with safety, quality, and regulatory standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project Management: Plan, execute, and deliver civil engineering projects on time and within budget.
  • Team Leadership: Lead and manage a multidisciplinary project team.
  • Stakeholder Liaison: Communicate with clients, contractors, and regulatory bodies.
  • Compliance and Safety: Ensure all activities adhere to health, safety, and environmental standards.
  • Technical Oversight: Provide guidance for all civil engineering aspects.
  • Risk Management: Identify, assess, and mitigate project risks.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate project documentation and reporting.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Experience: Minimum 5 years in project management within civil engineering, preferably in nuclear or highly regulated industries.
  • Skills: Leadership, communication, project management software proficiency, analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Security Clearance: Active security clearance required, preferably for Sellafield or similar sites.

To Apply: Submit your CV and cover letter by 19/07/2024. Join us in delivering critical infrastructure projects at one of the UK’s key facilities.

Waste Engineer / Coordinator

Your responsibilities will include:

* Provide advice and guidance on segregating, packaging, labelling and storage of waste.

* Ability to co-ordinate multiple resources to facilitate disposal.

* Provide advice and guidance of isotopic fingerprints & waste stream characterisation documents.

* Provide advice and guidance for radioactive/non-radioactive disposal routes.

* Ensure all waste is removed from plant/area compliantly with site procedures, Conditions for Acceptance & Waste Acceptance Criteria.

* Liaise with Waste Advisor for non-routine wastes including non-radioactive waste (non-hazardous/hazardous).

* Provide information to Waste Advisor for Waste Clearance Forms/Waste Routing Reports.

* Act promptly on non-compliance issues/participate in investigations where required.

* Represent plant/area at Stakeholder meetings.

* Provide information for waste forecasts.

* Support other team members, sharing knowledge and experience.

* Responsible for the safe delivery of specified site-based work packages.

* Responsible for the management of project wastes in line with Waste Management Plans.

* Ability to reach SQEP status.

Requirements:

* Nuclear Decommissioning/Waste Management Experience.

* Highly motivated, proactive, and flexible in approach, must be willing to travel to work on client sites as required.

* IOSH Working Safely.

* You should have a good understanding of the waste hierarchy and an awareness of waste routing and acceptance criteria / conditions for acceptance for these routes (VLLW, Combustible, Metallic Waste Treatment, LLW, ILW and PCM).

* Interpersonal skills, able to build and develop relationships internally and externally.

* Maintain excellent relationships with our customers and suppliers.

Senior Structures Engineer

Job Advert: Senior Bridge Engineer (Design) – Penrith

Position: Senior Bridge Engineer (Design)
Location: Penrith
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Contract Type: Contract, Inside IR35
Rate: £40 – £45 per hour

About the Role:

We are seeking an experienced Senior Bridge Engineer with a strong design background to join our team in Penrith. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to high-profile infrastructure projects, providing expert design and engineering solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage bridge design projects from concept through to detailed design.
  • Ensure all designs comply with relevant standards and regulations.
  • Conduct structural analysis and design of bridge components.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to deliver project objectives.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior engineers.
  • Prepare technical reports, specifications, and design documentation.
  • Conduct site visits and inspections as required.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Bridge Engineer with a focus on design.
  • Strong understanding of bridge design principles and standards.
  • Proficient in structural analysis software and design tools.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Chartered status or working towards chartership (ICE or similar).

Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly rate within the range of £40 – £45 per hour.
  • Opportunity to work on prestigious projects.
  • Collaborative and dynamic work environment.
  • Professional development and career progression opportunities.

How to Apply:

If you are an experienced Senior Bridge Engineer with a passion for design and are looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role.

Contact Information:

07488881860

Note: This role is offered on a contract basis and falls inside IR35 regulations.

Join our team and be part of a leading organization dedicated to engineering excellence and innovative design solutions. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our Penrith office.

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