Senior Piping Stress Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Design Engineering

  • Salary:

    c£55.0/hour Ltd

  • Contact:

    Mike Baldwin

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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Senior Piping Stress Engineer: 12 Months+ Contract; Warrington; Rate: c£55.0/ hour Ltd
KEY Skills: Piping Engineer, Pipe Stress, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear, Sellafield, BEP, ASME B31, CAESAR II

The Role:
Our client Balfour Beatty is part of the Box Encapsulation Plant (BEP) Delivery Team, an unincorporated joint-venture of Wood Group, Jacobs and Balfour Beatty.
The framework contract for the project was awarded in October 2014 and is being delivered as an integral part of the Magnox Swarf Storage Silo (MSSS) programme for Sellafield Ltd; tackling the clean-up of one of the most hazardous legacy facilities on the Sellafield site.
When complete, BEP will deliver the capability to treat nuclear waste recovered from MSSS, immobilise it and prepare it for storage. In addition, the BEP may also process waste recovered during the decommissioning of other Sellafield facilities including the First-Generation Magnox Storage Pond (FGMSP) and the Pile Fuel Storage Pond (PFSP).

Duties will involve:
The successful Senior Piping Engineer (Stress) will be reporting to the Discipline Lead Engineer (Piping) and supporting the Piping Lead Engineer and Senior Stress Engineer, will be responsible for the preparation, checking and assist in the management of piping flexibility analysis using CAESAR ll software, Sellafield specific, national and international code compliance.

The Candidate:
You will ideally meet as many of the following criteria as possible;
Minimum HNC Mechanical Engineering.
Minimum of 10 years’ experience of working within a highly regulated industry, 5 years of which must have been gained within the nuclear industry.
Proficient in the comprehension and application of International Codes, particularly Flexibility Analysis of Piped Systems to ASME B31 series.
Excellent working knowledge of the Piping Codes & Standards commonly used throughout Europe. 
Effective computer skills; latest editions of Microsoft Office software and CAESAR II design software package.
Working within a Joint Venture environment.

To discuss this vacancy please contact:  Mike Baldwin 0161 474 6855

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