Senior Project Engineer

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    Plymouth, Devon

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    £30.00 - £40.00 per hour

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    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Location: Plymouth
Rate: £30.00 - £40.00/hr (ltd)
Duration: 6 months
Project: 14 Dock Readiness Project


  • HNC/HND or equivalent in an engineering related discipline.
  • Currently hold, or able to attain, SC Clearance.

There is a requirement to modify a number of services and structures within the Submarine Refit Centre, in order to provide a sustainable submarine de-fuelling capability in Devonport Dockyard for both the Swiftsure Class (S-Class) and Trafalgar Class (T-Class).
This docking facility will provide the requirements within the overall strategy for the dismantling of 'out of service' nuclear submarines.

The key objective of this programme is to safely deliver a reliable and sustainable PWR1 de-fuelling capability where the Senior Project Engineer can coordinate, direct and oversee some of the projects and activities necessary to safely deliver the above outcome to time cost and quality.

Senior Project Engineer
The primary purpose of the Project / Senior Project Engineer is to assist the project / package manager in the delivery of project scope. This will include the likes of the following;

  • Support to planning and scheduling of project activities.
  • Management and delivery of distinct controllable tasks / activities.
  • Development of control of work information.
  • Production of Risk Assessments / Method Statements and ensuring that all tasks are undertaken in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Management / liaison with sub-contracts in support of delivery of contracted works.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences

  • Demonstrable experience and knowledge of engineering works, e.g. civil works, mechanical or electrical systems / services.
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience working in a project environment.
  • Have effective writing and presentation skills.

For Further information and to discuss this role further, please contact Stephen Slade on 0161 924 3959.