Design Engineering Manager

Posted 07 November 2023
Salary £67.81 - 67.81 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Utilities, Power & Telecoms
Contact NameTheo King

Job description

I am working with one of the most prestigious defense companies in the UK to provide a Design Engineering Manager to one of the most exciting projects in sector. The Design engineering manager will be responsible for maintaining a live safety case for the facility and the production of engineering design including assessments of existing assets through the facility.

Job Role - Design Engineering Manager

Location - Reading and Hybrid Opportunities

Contract Length - 18 Months

Pay Rates - £67.81 Hour Umbrella

Skills and Experiences:

  • Design or operational experience in a regulated environment - Nuclear
  • Experience of working in a highly regulated environment with responsibility for ensuring the quality and timely delivery of engineering design and outputs which underpins continuous safe operations
  • Experience of working in a multi-discipline environment with responsibility for the engineering design and guardianship of high integrity assets through the whole life cycle
  • Experience of articulating technical complexities, able to direct work and team to meet the programme
  • Knowledge of legislation and standards relating to safety and safety maintenance within engineering e.g. HSAWA, CDM and their application if needed
  • Experience of configuration and change control: governance, and implementation on a Nuclear licensed site. Including line of sight from maintenance results to the engineering schedule
  • Experience of Maintaining a live safety case
  • Experience of conducting assessments to support the Periodic Review of Safety

Minimum Requirement:

  • Be responsible for maintaining a live safety case for a facility which will include managing the production of engineering design
  • Demonstrate that new and existing assets (facilities, infrastructure, plant and equipment), are safe to operate and are compliant with legislation, Nuclear Licence Conditions, standards and requirements throughout the asset lifecycle
  • Provide management of a professional engineering service in support of the  Programme and the company's strategic goals
  • Able to work across functions, providing a supportive interface between the Facility, Safety Case Subject Matter Experts and Technical Authorities

This role will require current active clearance so please bare this in mind when applying.

If you are interested in this role, please call me on 02393876037 or email me at