United Kingdom
Oil, Gas, & Petrochemical
£35000 - £70000 per annum
WASTE CONSULTANT (Nuclear - All levels)

Our Client is a European leader in radioactive waste management, as well as the decommissioning and the dismantling of nuclear facilities.

They successfully deliver commercial decommissioning and waste services in the market and offer Consultancy, Waste Treatment and Decommissioning services via a nuclear-licensed waste treatment facility in Cumbria and international facilities in Sweden and France.

Due to an increase in workload opportunities have arisen for Waste Consultants at all levels to join their team in Cumbria on a permanent basis.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Successful delivery of assignment Projects within the time, cost and quality constraints imposed.
Provide relevant input into business development elements as required.
• Work as a member of a team or where appropriate lead Consultancy and decommissioning
projects in accordance with Company arrangements, as well as the requirements of clients.
• To provide technical environmental, waste management and characterisation services in support
of all aspects of the Company’s business and fulfil specific contracts, in particular in support to
Strategic Decommissioning planning.
• Management of individual disposability assessments including scheduling, resourcing, costs and
customer expectations.
• Expert waste management advice and guidance to customers on the production of waste
inventories and waste packages
• Ongoing engagement with waste packagers in support of the disposability assessment schedule.
• Effective communication of identified requirements contributing to and managing resolution.
• Confirming application of required controls on waste package product quality through audit of
relevant management systems and technical conformance.

Key Skills and Qualifications

• Degree in a science or engineering subject
• Waste management experience
• Knowledge of radioactive waste packaging process and UK waste packaging plant, and of options
for packaging of legacy wastes and potential wastes from new reactors.
• Experience of working with Magnox/ NDA/ EDF decommissioning would be an advantage
• Experience in managing multiple parallel projects.
• Experience of regulatory processes as applied to operational process plant and construction sites.
• Resilience and proven ability to behave professionally in challenging and confrontational
• Technical report writing to a good standard of English.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Capable of obtaining (or currently holds) UK Nuclear industry clearance

Salaries range between £35k up to £70k plus car allowance and other benefits.

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

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