Moor Row, Cumbria
£50.00 - £55.00 per hour
about 1 month ago
We have an opportunity for a Principal EC&I Engineer based at Westlakes, Cumbria
This person must be capable of working without direct supervision and have the ability to translate a client requirement into a meaningful engineering solution. Good communication and negotiation skills are essential and the aptitude to drive a team of engineers is crucial. Engineering design experience is fundamental and nuclear experience is preferable but not essential.
Responsibilities will include:
Responsible for the Engineering Quality of the project delivery, ensuring compliance with client specifications and engineering standards. The role works alongside the Project Manager to ensure scope changes and time are managed.
Responsible, in co-operation with Client Project Engineers, for the technical quality of all conceptual designs, design schemes and detail drawings and associated design documentation.
Maintains compliance with Engineering Standards and applicable legislation
To participate in Design Reviews and, where appropriate, organise such reviews. Ensure that subsequent design meets the projects requirements.
Maintain the technical capability of the delivery team, identify and cover capability shortfalls.
Ensuring the confidentiality and security of data and information received from clients
Ensuring the requirements of the Health & Safety of Work act, CDM, Machineries Directive, and the COSHH regulations are understood and complied with
Report to the Project Management Team when project risks have been realised, or additional risks arise.
To be the principle focal point for liaison with Client Engineering Management Personnel
Maintain effective discipline.
Maintain an overview of the project and provide direction on project process, communications and consistency of approach
Promote a good working relationship
Educated to HNC / HND or degree in a relevant engineering discipline or a chartered engineering & member of an appropriate institute.
Has current RE status
Currently BS or SC security cleared.
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