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Date: 25-Mar-2021

Location: Heysham, Lancashire, GB, LA3 2XQ

Company: Babcock

Job Title: Site Manager
Location: Heysham
Business Unit: Cavendish Nuclear
REF: SF33703
Job Purpose

Cavendish Nuclear are looking to recruit an experienced Site Manager to lead our team on Heysham A Nuclear Power Station site and to deliver projects, tasks and services as required by EDF.


You will be the focal point for Cavendish Nuclear on the project site - establishing and maintaining effective communications between Cavendish Nuclear and the client, responsible for managing multi-disciplined teams, carrying out various activities, which may include installation, operations, maintenance, commissioning and decommissioning depending on the project site and responsible for leading safe delivery of projects tasks and services to the required time, cost and quality.

You will lead and coordinate Health, Safety, Security, Environmental, and Quality and ensure that all employees are aware of their health and safety responsibilities and that the company’s and client safety procedures are effectively deployed and implemented.

You will also be responsible for the mentoring and development planning of employees, the recruitment processing and competency evaluations.

You will plan and monitor project performance in accordance with the company processes and procedures, producing reports to Cavendish Nuclear to demonstrate project time and cost performance are controlled ensuring any project issues are mitigated to minimise impact.

You will also fulfil a site engineer role and will be required to deliver allocated project work from assignment to close out as part of the HY1 EDF organisation. This will require close collaboration with the client, other team members and contract partners.


Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications
You should be degree educated with NEBOSH or IOSH health and safety qualification, you should also have strong interpersonal skills and effective communicator.


We would also like you to have the following:
• Experience of Primavera P6
• MAPM (preferred)
• Experience of managing and delivering projects within a complex environment
• Experience of deploying teams safely within the engineering construction industry
• Experience working on an EDF station (Preferred)

What else do I need to know?
• All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.
• We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview


Application Guidance

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to ensure that our recruitment processes are regularly reviewed and adapted, as required, to ensure we’re compliant with the latest government advice. We are striving to protect both our current and future employees by acting in a responsible way which reflects the restrictions we face.

Babcock are continuing with essential recruitment activity but implementing relevant recommendations to ensure that this is done in a responsible way with consideration of the unprecedented circumstances we are facing.

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

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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.

This advice is valid at the time of publication and changing government advice and Babcock working practices take precedence at any particular time.


Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.


Closing Date: 16th April 2021




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