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Principal CS&A Engineer

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Sector: Engineering, Other
  • Date posted: 19/09/2018
  • Job reference: J378299A

Principal CS&A Engineer

Competitive Salary

Excellent Benefits

Permanent, Full-time

Birchwood, Warrington

I am recruiting a Principal CS&A Engineer to work on various nuclear decommissioning and new build projects on behalf of a global market leading engineering company that undertakes critical engineering work worldwide. You would support the UK's largest nuclear delivery organisation and lead some of the country's most significant nuclear projects.

This is a very exciting time to join the nuclear industry. There is a strong drive from government to show progress on nuclear projects. The projects undertaken by our multi discipline engineering team are of national importance and therefore innovation and efficient design play a key role in our approach to design and construction.

Our dedicated engineering team pride ourselves upon innovative design solutions and approaches that have received recognition from clients and regulatory authorities. We are investigating and developing the use of all available technologies and play a part in the development of technology and their applications for use in the nuclear industry.

We are looking for highly motivated people who will be given a great opportunity to develop their professional skills and contribute to our successful work within the nuclear sector. In turn, we will share our proven skills with successful candidates.

You will develop your workload through being a key interface with internal engineering teams, developing relationships with key clients through existing framework contracts and by building your own team of like-minded Engineers.

The successful candidate should have the necessary communication, collaboration and team building skills to ensure that productivity, safety and a multi discipline design approach remains the focus of any team they play a part in.

Main purpose of role:

  • Supervision of complete designs for structures and infrastructure of varying complexity, including design drawings, calculations and reports.
  • Advise on sound engineering solutions for the design of various challenging projects.
  • Carry out reviews or specific checks on design team's progress and work tasks at critical stages.
  • Establishing, leading and maintaining the engineering configuration, ensuring that the overall design intent and integrity is maintained.
  • Assessing tender returns and providing technical support in the procurement process.
  • Supervising senior engineers, technicians and specialists within same or multi-discipline teams.
  • Maintain good communications with all personnel associated with any given project.
  • Supporting the recruitment and development of a team of Engineers.

Ideal requirements:

  • Degree Qualified (BEng or MEng), Civil / Structural Engineer or Engineering degree of similar relevance to the Civil / Structural engineering industry.
  • Chartered Engineer with membership of ICE or IStructE.
  • An understanding of Nuclear Site Licence Conditions and their application in design.
  • Knowledge of BIM (Building Information Modelling) and Information Management.
  • Flexible and motivated attitude.

If you believe that you have the right skills and are motivated to progress your career with a global market leading engineering company, please contact Gemma Rogan on 0117 9309 739 or email

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