Project Engineer (Power & Electrical)

  • Location

    Gloucester, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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    Zaida Bhana

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Project Engineer (Power & Electrical) , Permanent, Gloucester

The purpose of the post is to support the Lead Engineering Manager - Power & Electrical with the engineering management of the integrated engineering delivery by Clients Designer, approval or acceptance by Design Authority (DA) of allocated systems within the Power & Electrical Facilities.


  • Work with the Lead Engineering Manager - Power & Electrical to manage the integrated engineering delivery (by Horizon Nuclear Power's Designer), approval or acceptance of technical deliverables for a group of systems within a delivery area Power & Electrical facilities in accordance with required schedule and budget.
  • Interface with the other stakeholders in the Engineering Management Team as per the Interface Management Plan and support the activities of the Cross-Functional Project Engineers.
  • Ensure Requirements (specified by the DA) and design information requirements are communicated to the Designer.
  • Monitor compliance of the Designer with Horizon's Design Management Procedure. Monitor compliance of Designer with its own Procedures. Agree recovery plans to resolve any non-compliance. [Note: This activity to be coordinated with Horizon's Supply Chain Oversight team].
  • Support the Lead Engineering Manager - Power & Electrical where required to manage the overarching Engineering resources required for the design review, approval or acceptance of Power & Electrical allocated Systems.
  • Support the Lead Engineering Manager - Power & Electrical to establish, maintain and communicate the Power & Electrical engineering design, approval and acceptance schedule and budget within the constraints agreed with the business. Monitor performance and develop recovery or mitigation plans where there are variances.
  • Support value engineering activities in accordance with targets set by the business.
  • Monitor and manage performance of Supply Chain (where required) delivery of required outputs in the Power & Electrical facilities and systems.
  • Provide or manage input into the Project Execution Plan where required by the Lead Engineering Manager - Power & Electrical.
  • Provide or manage input to the Quality Plan where required by the Lead Engineering Manager - Power & Electrical.
  • Ensure engineering design risks are identified, management plans agreed and implemented. Monitor and report on delivery.
  • Support Configuration management and design change control through enabling and utilising the Configuration management team processes.
  • Reporting on all activities as required by the business, TOU and EMT.

Mandatory requirements :-

  • A relevant degree in an engineering, science or related subject.
  • Chartered professional, or corporate membership of a relevant professional body/institution.
  • Proven track record supporting delivery of complex construction projects, multi component and multi-disciplinary ideally delivered in nuclear.
  • Experience of critically reviewing and appraising engineering documentation/specifications within a complex programme environment.
  • Experience of managing significant and complex supply chains with clear evidence of influencing delivery and driving value.
  • Experience of engineering management of a workstream, project or delivery area in an engineering / construction environment.
  • Demonstrates a track record of success, achievement and learning in career to date, adding value within relevant positions.
  • Experience of construction practices within the UK industry, and a strong understanding of UK H&S Regulations, CDM Regulations, Quality and Environmental Control, Risk and Contract Management