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Date: 21-Apr-2021

Location: Warrington, Cheshire, GB, WA36YD

Company: Babcock

Process Engineer (Nuclear)
Location: Warrington
Salary: Competitive

Salary range is indicative and automatically generated by LinkedIn from estimated data


About the Role
Here at Cavendish Nuclear we're looking to recruit a Process Engineer to join the Process team working within our nuclear business unit in Birchwood, Warrington. We are part of the FTSE 250 defence and engineering global organisation Babcock International and are based at a number of sites in the UK and overseas.


Our business continues to win new work and grow at a significant pace; as a result we are recruiting for talented, enthusiastic and driven engineers. As a Process Engineer you'll be working on exciting large-scale nuclear design, manufacture and support projects.


You'll be responsible for ensuring that codes and standards are correctly identified and applied to engineering and technical activities. You'll produce calculations, analyses, drawings, models, design base documentation and technical reports. You'll superve designers in the production of drawings and engineering models and producing technical specifications, providing technical support throughout the design, construction, installation, commissioning, operation and decommissioning phases of the project to ensure that the Design Intent is maintained.


Other outputs will include but won't be limited to;- carrying out design risk assessments; reviewing design changes; assessing concessions and technical queries; raising design quality plans for single discipline work packages; preparing designs for hazard identification and HAZOP studies.


What do I need to do the role?
You'll be educated to degree level in a STEM discipline and have experience of delivering technical engineering support/carrying out design activities, relating to process engineering supporting nuclear facilities.


We would also like you to have the following:-

  • Relevant technical experience/background
  • Knowledge of the design lifecycle
  • Sound knowledge and experience of the general regulations, legislation and standards that are applicable to nuclear process
  • A logical approach to problem solving and provision of advice
  • A questioning attitude

Lastly, you'll have good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal, written and report writing), the ability to work with others and independently, together with a flexible approach to allow for the reactive nature of the work we carry out.


What else do I need to know?

  • All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be capable of achieving security clearance at the required level for this role.
  • 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 lifecycle.


We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


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. Please visit our website to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


All applications should be made online.  Please use a desktop PC or laptop to create your account and apply for a job. Once you’ve completed this you’ll be able to apply to jobs from mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please visit our careers page.


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.




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