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Senior Engineering Manager

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Date: 23-Jan-2022

Location: Sellafield, Cumbria, GB, CA20 1PG

Company: Babcock

Senior Engineering Manager
Location: Sellafield, Cumbria


About the role
Here at Cavendish Nuclear we are looking to expand our teams to work across a number of projects based out of Sellafield.
As the Senior Engineering Manager, you will lead the planning and management of complex multi-discipline projects involving the management, coordination and integration of multi discipline tasks. This role leads the engineering team to deliver technical solutions to budget, targets, and estimating the engineering scope for Projects from concept design to full Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC). The management responsibilities include the identification and development of strategic capabilities (people, processes, methods and tools) to meet project and task objectives.

What do I need to do the role?


You will have extensive demonstrable management experience, including experience in managing multi-discipline teams to deliver analysis activities on a range of project types across multi disciplines within Nuclear or another high hazard industry.


We would also like you to have experience in managing engineering scope for Projects from concept design to full Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) with excellent communication skills.


Lastly, you will need to hold an Engineering degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant engineering discipline, with significant demonstrable experience and be of Chartered Engineer status.

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.


About Cavendish Nuclear


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 life cycle.
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