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Principal Process Engineer

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Date: 12-May-2022

Location: Bristol, Bristol, GB, BS16 1EJ

Company: Babcock

Job Title:        Principal Process Engineer 
Location:    Bristol, GB, BS16 1EJ
Compensation:         £55-65k
Role Type:        Full time / Permanent
Job ID:             43901 


About us:

Cavendish Nuclear is the UK's leading nuclear services company, with a highly-skilled workforce and a growing international presence. Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost across all aspects of the nuclear energy lifecycle.


Our Specialist Services business harnesses the expertise of established departments to maximise our offering across a wider customer base. Our strategy is to grow the consultancy, products, and services business to play a leading role in nuclear generation and new build. The clean energy market and developing reactor technologies will provide real opportunities for Specialist Services to build on their successful relationships with Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE), Sellafield, Dounreay, Magnox and Devonport Royal Dockyard.


Whether customers engage us for Laboratory Services, Radiological Protection, Hazard Management or help in developing next generation technologies; Specialist Services provide a collaborative, responsive and customer focused approach.

What will you be doing?
We have a new opportunity for a Senior Process Engineer/Principal Process Engineer to join us at our Bristol office working across various projects, primarily for Devonport and Magnox. The successful candidate will spend part of their week in our Bristol offices whilst being able to work remotely on other days.   

What a role with Cavendish Nuclear offers:
•    Generous holiday entitlement and occupational sickness cover
•    Agile working conditions 
•    Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
•    Job satisfaction working together for a sustainable environment for future generations
•    A tailored personal development and training programme as well as professional membership Subscriptions
•    Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.

The experience you’ll bring:
•    Previous experience within a Senior Process Engineer role
•    Chartered (IChemE)
•    A relevant degree (ie. Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering, System Engineering) or equivalent experience. 
•    Strong communication skills and experience in a customer facing role 
•    Desirable - Previous experience working in the Nuclear or Defence Sector or within an alternative highly regulated Environment for example: Oil and Gas, Rail, Pharma Etc.
•    Eligible for SC level security clearance. 

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Application Guidance
All applications should be made online.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


Closing date: 26th May 2022

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