Senior Engineer/Senior Designer

  • Location

    Whitehaven, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £55.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Troughton

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


We have an opportunity for a Senior Engineer/Senior Designer based at Albion Square in Whitehaven, Cumbria

Job Role

To lead and produce design package across the portfolio, under the management and supervision of the responsible engineer. Candidates will be required to

Apply the principles of the Sellafield gated process to all tasks and activities for which they are involved in.

Determine Engineering Requirements.
Produce or check outline designs and documentation.
Produce or check detailed designs and documentation.
Deliver tasks for which they are accountable to project cost and schedule.
Produce high quality documentation, drawings and project deliverables.
Assist the Responsible Engineer at design reviews with clear presentation of the tasks design deliverables to all attendees.
Guide and mentor graduates, apprentices and other team members
Able to demonstrate understanding of the main laws and regulations that affect the safety, design and operation of plant and equipment including, Nuclear Installations Act Site Licence Conditions, Health & Safety at Work Act and various regulations including Safety of Machinery, EWR CDM, LOLER, Pressure Systems, DSEAR, Ionising Radiation.

Minimum Monitored Worker
Design Tools Experience - AutoCAD, Amtech, Client IT Systems - MS Office, Cimage, etc

Desirable Experience
Check Approve Work Course D03770 Completed within last 3 years
Design Change Course D03760 Completed within last 3 years
B229 Active / Non-Active Inducted
Experience of B229 Facility
Respirator fit test trained.
Knowledge of the Sellafield Ltd Management System (SLMS).