Project Engineering Manager

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Cumbria | Flexible Working
Starting Salary £:
54000 - 61000
Job Description

Nuclear Waste Services is looking for a Project Engineering Manager to join our busy team.

Our Nuclear Waste Services, Engineering Team is embedded within the Repository Asset Care Enhancement and Remediation Programme (RACER). We are responsible for reporting to the Lead Project Engineering Manager.

As part of this role, you will organise and coordinate multi-discipline design engineering teams. You will manage supply chain designers to deliver fit for purpose engineering solutions meeting project requirements. You will interface between Engineering and the Repository Asset Care Enhancement and Remediation Programme (RACER).

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Leading the development of the engineering Projects scope, schedule and budget to ensure RACER projects are delivered
  • Establishing status and performance of engineering work is accurately and timely reported and corrective/recovery actions are implemented
  • Ensuring all necessary documentation is generated to meet nuclear licensed site safety and legal requirements
  • Supporting the development of strategies and plans in line with the overall technical function of the project
  • Specifying, overseeing and reviewing engineering work performed by supply chain contractors ensuring approval within project scope
  • Accepting engineering work performed by supply chain organisations on behalf of RACER team
  • Taking account of the implications of our Environmental Safety Case on engineering and maintenance activities
Experience Required
  • Have experience managing risks within your scope of work in compliance with the company risk management procedures
  • Demonstrate experience in a relevant discipline in Engineering or equivalent appropriate professional qualification
  • Have experience serving in a multi-discipline design team with responsibility for the delivery of design engineering packages
  • Experience of working in project teams during multiple project phases with schedules and cost estimates
  • Be able to effectively manage supply chain contractors during design and execution phases
  • Have excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate complex information to a wide range of audiences
  • Have experience of serving with an Intelligent Customer and Design Authority role
  • Display knowledge or experience of NEC 3/NEC 4 contracts
What is in it for you

Aside from the huge professional scope at Nuclear Waste Services, the personal benefits are excellent, these include:

  • Very competitive salary
  • Generous bonus scheme
  • Holiday allowances
  • Attractive pension schemes
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Sick pay
  • Group life assurance scheme
Equality Diversity Inclusion

We value the unique differences that each of our colleagues bring to work every day and are committed to creating an environment where everyone feels respected, included and able to perform at their best. At Nuclear Waste Service we are committed to creating a workplace that is diverse and inclusive. We value the diversity of our people and actively seek to have a workforce that represents the rich diversity of the communities we support. Currently we are underrepresented in some areas, and would particularly welcome applicants from Women, Black, Asian and Ethnic Minorities, LGBTQ+ and candidates who have a disability.

In promoting equal opportunities, Nuclear Waste Service welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We select people according to their abilities and our needs. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet all of the essential criteria for the vacancy. In cases where we have a high volume of disabled candidates who meet all of the essential criteria, Nuclear Waste Service will interview the best candidates from within that group. 

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