Decommissioning Technician

This job is no longer open for applications.
​Please see similar jobs below:

  • Location

    Newbury, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Zaida Bhana

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Morson International are currently working with a key client in the Nuclear Sector who have a requirement for Decommissioning Technician to be based at their site operations in Berkshire. These are longer term contract roles offering excellent rates to suitably experienced applicants.

Candidates should ideally have a background of working in mechanical/electrical environments and have experience of decommissioning redundant nuclear facilities.

The Nuclear Decommissioning Technician will:
* Report to the WSO or his nominated deputy for administration and/or technical matters.
* Comply with Site/Client nuclear sensitive operating procedures pertaining to the project.
* Comply with all rules, regulations permit system and safety requirements in force for this project and to promote these disciplines within his/her areas of responsibility.
* Record any emergent problems encountered during the project, and report the details to the Foreman/Supervisor at the earliest opportunity.
* Only undertake tasks that they are trained and authorised/competent to do so.
* Perform any tasks involving the use/wear of RPE, PBAS (Pressurised Breathing Air Suits) and Respirators following the appropriate training.
* Operate Cutting, Lifting and hand held equipment as required.
* Ensure that RPE and PPE is in good condition and appropriate for use at all times.
* Maintain housekeeping standards before, during and after any operational/ maintenance activities, clean up spillage's etc.
* Assist as required during any maintenance activities.
* Ensure that portable equipment is in calibration before use.
* Compliance with Site/Project Safety Plan, the Health, Safety Environmental and Welfare Plan (HSEW), and all documents and legislation associated with the project.
* Be willing to take an active role as a representative in employee safety attending client/Site Assurance Meetings.

Due to the nature of the work involved in this assignment, applications are invited from individuals with a current SC Security clearance or those eligible to undergo SC if selected.