Principal Process Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Defence

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  • Salary:

    c£55/hr Umbrella

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Principal Process Engineer - Stoke Gifford - Duration 6 months+ Rate c£55/hr Umb
Key words / Skills: Process Engineer, Nuclear, Principal, BPSS.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Cavendish Nuclear in order to recruit a Principal Process Engineer to work on contract at Stoke Gifford for an initial period of 6 months+.
As a Principal Process Engineer your duties and responsibilities may include:
Substantial demonstrable experience post degree qualification covering a range of engineering and/or technical topics including design, analysis, specification, safety case support, installation, commissioning, and supervision of staff/contractors. This would ideally be covering a variety of tasks or projects across a range of complexities.
Nuclear industry or other safety or regulated industry preferred.
To provide or deliver engineering conceptual and detailed design, drawings, modelling, calculations, and technical solutions in the delivery of customer funded tasks and/or projects. Will likely be the Technical Lead or Functional Lead on tasks or projects and hence will manage teams to deliver engineering and technical solutions. Supports peers and more junior members of staff, may have line management responsibilities.
Chartered or Incorporated Engineer or Scientist. Note that some science institutes may work to different “professional accreditation” models.
Corporate member of one or more relevant professional institutions. Fellow preferred.
Engineering or Science degree.
Working in accordance with the Being Cavendish Nuclear Principles.
As well as performing tasks outlined in the Key Result Areas of a Senior Engineer, a Principal Engineer will undertake the following:
Assessing and approving concessions and technical queries.
Establishing, leading and maintaining the engineering configuration, ensuring that the overall Design Intent and integrity is maintained throughout design development and subsequent changes.
Preparing quality plans for single and multi-discipline work packages.
Leading and preparing discipline answers and estimates for bids.
Supervising senior engineers/technical specialists within same or multi discipline teams.
Ensuring that adequate Reviewing, Verifying & Approval is undertaken on all their deliverables and for those under their direct control and supervision.
Leading and providing peer assistance of bids, tasks, designs or projects.
Representing the discipline to customers, regulatory and external bodies.
Independent assessment of the technical basis of claims and disputes.
Reviewing industry best practice for implementation.
We will add in the management responsibilities

You will be an experienced Process Engineer - Principal or Senior.
BPSS clearance.
You will have at least 5-10years experience in a similar role.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

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