Senior Electrical Engineer

Senior Electrical Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear & Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £54000 per annum, Benefits: 28 days holiday, up to 15% employer's pension contribution, life assurance

  • Contact:

    Shereese Doyle

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8923

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Are you currently working within nuclear yet looking for a different type of challenge?

Are you passionate about technology and delivering work to benefit society?

Then this role could be for you!

You’ll be joining an organisation where their solutions solve real-world problems.

Due to the level of technical development and investment within the nuclear power sector, our client is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to support their continued growth and success. This role will be working as part of a multidisciplined team and will be expected to provide solutions to engineering problems and issues encountered on the plant during normal operations, maintenance and breakdown phases of facility plant operations.


- Provide specialist design services to internal / external customers

- Production of design deliverables (e.g. drawings, reports or calculations) to agree standards of
safety, cost, quality and time

- Contribute to the economic design of systems and equipment

- Oversee the work of others and develop the skills and abilities of others for the benefit of the company

- Provide advice and guidance on issues appropriate to discipline

- Actively participate in the development and application of appropriate technical and managerial processes and systems in the area of work

- Organise, supervise, monitor and develop the team to deliver successful outputs.

- Identify major technical uncertainties and refer them for decision by higher authority

- Comply with all legislative, regulatory and company policy standards and processes applicable to the role.

Essential skills/background of the successful applicant

- Degree / HND in an Engineering discipline or closely related subject together with a good level of design office experience

- Proven knowledge and experience in system and component fault finding in operational active and non-active nuclear facilities, preferable on the Sellafield site

- Proven knowledge and experience in the design, build, testing, installation, and commissioning of new plant systems and components, and modifications to existing systems and components, in active nuclear facilities

- Proven knowledge and experience following an accredited design process to deliver an assured designed that meets all required statutory site and national safety standards

- Ability to achieve SC level clearance

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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