Senior Project Engineer

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    Nuclear Engineering, Project Management & Controls

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    Mike Baldwin

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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Senior Project Engineer; 12 Months Contract; Warrington; Rate £Negotiable Ltd
KEY Skills: Project Engineering, Project Management, Primavera P6, MS Project, Nuclear, BEP, Sellafield, Magnox

The Role:
Our client, Balfour Beatty is part of The Box Encapsulation Plant (BEP) Delivery Team, an unincorporated joint venture of Amec Foster Wheeler, 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, which is 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).
They require a Senior Project Engineer to manage work packages and systems in support of the successful delivery of the BEP project.

Duties will involve:
Coordination of the delivery of multi-discipline work packages including engineering design, procurement, construction and commissioning activities for Plant Areas or Systems through all phases of the project,
Responsibility for control, monitoring of progress and budget to the Area Project Manager
Assumption of ‘cradle to grave’ accountability for a work package, ensuring all changes are identified and managed, and configuration control is maintained,
Leading the package team to ensure key project milestones are met in accordance with timescale, budget and quality targets,
Informing and assisting Project Management in identifying resources required to deliver the work scope, ensuring resource levels are sufficient, realistic and achievable,
Acting as key contact for and manage interfaces with external suppliers and design houses engaged on the packages, according to contract.

The Candidate: 
You will possess the following;
Experience of managing packages of work on EPC projects or similar
Proven track record of successfully working on NEC3 projects
Experience and demonstrated abilities of working as part of a collaborative team, in a multi-discipline environment
Experience within nuclear sector
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
Solid understanding of planning software such as Primavera P6 an advantage.

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

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