EC&I Engineer

Job Title: EC&I Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: Competitive Rates
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1712-58_1523020382
Contact Name: Rob Bush
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2018 14:13

Job Description

Sitec are currently recruiting for an EC&I Engineer for our client Cavendish Nuclear to be located at Heysham, the role will also require travel to other sites. This is a contract role for an estimated 12 months initially with the possibility to extend.

Cavendish Nuclear, a wholly owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group, is the UK's leading nuclear services company.

With a highly-skilled workforce circa 6,000, Cavendish are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and are located at offices and sites in the UK as well as internationally.

Cavendish people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost and deliver across all aspects of the nuclear energy life-cycle, from design and build, through operations and maintenance, to decommissioning, waste management and remediation.

Cavendish Nuclear put people first. A position with Cavendish is hugely rewarding and exciting; one that stretches and challenges individuals to be the best they can be. When joining Cavendish, you know that's exactly what you'll get.

When you join Cavendish Nuclear, you will have opportunities to work on projects that will have an impact on the future.

EC&I Engineer:

The EC&I Engineer will support the Engineer in Charge in delivering allocated project work from assignment to close out.


  • Manage the delivery of Projects, Jobs and Tasks while working collaboratively with other Engineers, contractors and station personnel.
  • Produce Work Order Cards, Risk Assessments, Method Statements, Quality plans, Construction Plans, Engineering Changes and other documentation required to deliver projects.
  • Ensure work is planned according to station processes and relevant parties are aware of the project and their responsibilities to facilitate successful project delivery.
  • Perform the duties of a Supervisor if required when work parties are in the field.
  • Facilitate and chair meetings such as pre and post job briefs, setting to work meetings and project readiness reviews as required.
  • Conduct safety walks on a monthly basis as a minimum and report safety concerns through the appropriate channels immediately whenever and wherever they are found.
  • Promote quality at all times.
  • Comply with Client's, Station, Fuel Route and Investment Delivery procedures.
  • Apply internal and external standards and procedures to project activities.
  • Ensure project work complies with the Stations Work Management Processes.
  • Ensure documentation, including drawings and records are kept and tracked as appropriate and are closed out in full at the conclusion of projects.
  • Attend suppliers to witness factory acceptance tests and other EDF sites to learn from experience as required for specific projects.
  • Adhere to the safety rules at all times to maintain safety from the system and be willing to undergo training to obtain Nominated Competent Person and Nominated Supervisor roles.
  • Perform walk-downs with contractors to scope out jobs and obtain quotes.
  • Review and approve contractor documentation prior to them completing work on site.
  • Act as a point of contact for specific fuel route projects.

Additionally this role involves working with a team of Graphite Core Inspection specialists who monitor the condition of the reactor core's at several nuclear power stations around the UK. This part of the role will involved supporting the maintenance, improvement and deployment of the equipment at the power stations and may involved short duration visits to other sites to support the programme.

EDF experience would be a distinct advantage.

Successful candidates for the EC&I Engineer role must meet eligibility requirements to obtain a CTC level of clearance .

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.