Mechanical Scoping Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Scoping Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Romney Marsh, Kent
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RBCNL5298_1518006948
Contact Name: Robert Bush MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 07, 2018 12:35

Job Description

Sitec are currently recruiting for a major engineering company who specialise in the Nuclear industry and a seeking a Mechanical Scoping Engineer to carry out work based on Dungeness B Power Station Kent on a contract basis for an estimated 12 months initially.

The role of the Mechanical Scoping Engineer will involve working with a team of engineers and technicians in the completion of cradle to grave installations and modifications to plant and systems. Such work may include/require the following:

* Site surveying and scope identification.
* Requirements capture and optioneering.
* Generation of health, safety and quality documentation.
* Production of specifications (Functional & Technical).
* Engineering of solutions to given problems.
* Creation of work packs including method statements & risk assessments.
* Maintaining safety all in works undertaken in line with regulatory and compliance policies.
* Engineering drawings utilising AutoCAD (previous experience beneficial but not required).
* Fault finding, testing and commissioning of plant.
* Undertake and supervise mechanical installations.
* Identifying issues/improvements/recommendations to plant and equipment.
* Working at height, in confined spaces and within radiological controlled areas.
* Basic IT skills required (e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook).
* Flexibility with working hours will be required on occasion to fit in with the process nature of projects. This may include extended hours working, weekend working or night shift working in line with the working time regulations.

The primary focus of the Mechanical Scoping Engineer for this role will be to facilitate engineering scoping of projects and identification of solutions to problem areas.


HNC in relevant discipline / Degree in relevant discipline beneficial.
Demonstrative experience of previous work (EDF work beneficial).
Significant Engineering experience (preferred in Nuclear/Power Generation).
IOSH Managing Safely.
Must hold or be eligible to obtain a CTC (Counter Terrorism check) Security Clearance.
Ability to work in a heavily regulated, Safety Critical Environment.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.