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Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: £45.00 - £55.00 per hour + No Benefits
Start Date: ASAP - Subject to Clearance
Reference: 1902-43_1557833241
Contact Name: Amanda Taylor
Contact Email: amanda.taylor@sitecgroup.com
Job Published: May 14, 2019 12:27

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit a Senior Electrical Design Engineer for a nuclear MoD establishment in Reading (private organisation). The post is an estimated 6 month contract and paying competitively on a Ltd, Umbrella or PAYE basis for a 40 hour week.

Successful applicants will be required to be Security Cleared to top secret level prior to appointment and due to the nature of the projects with this client, Sitec can only accept applications from those resident in the UK for the last 10 years who hold a full British Passport. Dual nationals may be considered for certain roles.

The Senior Design Engineer (Electrical) shall undertake the production of PRS shortfall closure justifications and detailed designs in accordance with regulatory design guides and standards.

The Senior Design Engineer (Electrical) shall work amongst a multi-discipline Engineering team under the direction of the Principal Engineering Manager.

Roles / Responsibilities:

Production of Engineering justification / shortfall closure statements:
* Review Design Assessment Reports (DAR) to establish PRS shortfall context
* Identify Specific Safety Functional Requirements (SSFR) associated with shortfall context
* Identify Specific Safety Component(s) (SSC) associated with shortfall context
* Undertake plant walk-down surveys to establish baseline form, fit, function of SSC
* Liaise with Assurance and Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH) to define SSC specific shortfall
* Perform technical assessment of SSFR / SSC shortfalls in order to justify extant system function
* Lead stakeholder peer reviews and author / manage justification statements to sign-off closure

Production of Engineering design solution to close-out shortfall
* Review Design Assessment Reports (DAR) to establish PRS shortfall context
* Identify Specific Safety Functional Requirements (SSFR) associated with shortfall context
* Identify Specific Safety Component(s) (SSC) associated with shortfall context
* Undertake plant walk-down surveys to establish baseline form, fit, function of SSC
* Liaise with Assurance and Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH) to define SSC specific shortfall
* Develop design solutions (options, concepts, detailed, implementation strategies, validation methods)
* Produce Minor Alteration and Addition (MAA) documents (including calculations, drawings)
* Produce Design Assessment Reports (DSR) documents (including calculations, drawings)
* Lead technical design reviews and manage stakeholder comments and acceptance
* Support Asset Change Board (ACB) submissions

Skills:
* Extensive knowledge of legislation and standards applicable to engineering design
* Working within multi-discipline groups producing designs across the life of an asset

Essential Qualifications:
* ONC/OND or equivalent in relevant engineering discipline.

Experience Required:
* Experience of working in a highly regulated environment

Regulatory Requirements:
* Able to work on a nuclear licensed site and explosives areas

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.