Engineering Lead, Civil and Structural

Job Title: Engineering Lead, Civil and Structural
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Salary: D.O.E
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1809-89_1537883376
Contact Name: David Gillard
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 25, 2018 14:49

Job Description

Sitec has an exciting requirement for two Lead Engineers (Civils and Structures) for its clients site in Plymouth. This is a contract role for an estimated 6 months initially. This may also suit a candidate seeking a Permanent Staff role as the client is looking to fill the role with either a contractor or a permanent staff candidate.

Main Purpose of Role

As the Responsible Engineer for Civil & Structural Systems; the successful candidate will ensure systems are designed against a clear statement of compliance with defined Requirements, including demonstration that the design meets relevant Health Safety & Environmental and specified Nuclear Safety requirements.

* Lead and manage one or more technical design packages agreeing project related objectives, managing technical teams producing the designs and making appropriate technical management responses.
* Ensure that the design documentation covers the scope of operations required by the Project Manager and is produced to agreed standards, schedule and budget.
* Plan for effective project implementation, identifying key factors and leading the project's technical planning process.
* Ensuring effective Quality Management Arrangements operate and deliver through compliance with Babcock's Business Management System and Technical Manual.
* Ensure that the processes and activities being managed are appropriately documented with appropriate records maintained and configuration and quality controls applied.
* Ensure that staff and contractors are familiar with the hazards and risks associated with the work undertaken by the delegated engineering team through effective management and communication of the Risk Assessment.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences The candidate should have:

* Experience of design and substantiation of heavy civil engineering and building structures to relevant seismic codes for satisfying Nuclear Safety Functions; particular experience in dock structures preferred;
* Knowledge of architectural design of industrial buildings;
* Knowledge of construction techniques employed for Nuclear Safety related structures and buildings.

This role reports to the Facility Design Manager.

A Degree in an appropriate engineering discipline.

Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council.

Nuclear Introductory Course or equivalent nuclear and / or marine system knowledge.

A range of client specific courses will be required, such as the following;
* Site Induction
* Fire Safety
* Diversity
* Anti-bribery
* Data Protection

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.