Project Engineer - Mechanical


Job summary

Babcock International
£40,000 - £49,999
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Project Engineer - Mechanical
Location: Dunbar, West Lothian
Compensation: £38,000 - £45,000 & Annual Performance Payment & Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF54243

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Project Engineer at Torness Nuclear Power station.

From decommissioning redundant nuclear facilities, through supporting the Continuous at Sea Deterrent, to supporting the operation and build of nuclear power plants, our role in Cavendish Nuclear is to clean up the nuclear legacy and create a world where nuclear plays a key contribution in protecting our nation, ensuring security of energy supply and meeting our net zero commitments.

The role
As Project Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. Day to day, you'll work within our EDF Investment Delivery team at Torness Nuclear Power Station.

  • You will deliver packages of work from initial assignment right through to close out.
  • You will manage the project using close collaboration with team members, the client and other contract partners to ensure the work is delivered in line with stakeholder requirements.
  • Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to; work planning, producing and reviewing technical documentation, review and approval of contractors, technical surveys, risk assessments and chairing meetings.

This role is full time at 37 hours per week, onsite at Torness power station. Overtime will be available at times of works delivery.

Essential experience of the Project Engineer

  • Experience of working within a highly regulated industry (for example nuclear, aviation) is preferred but not essential.
  • Experience of identifying, implementing and complying with applicable safety, environmental and quality standards, company procedures and policies and all site based legislative requirements.
  • Able to produce a turnkey package of work (Documentation, Install Supervision, testing and sign off to the client once complete)

Qualifications for the Project Engineer

  • HNC or above in an Engineering Discipline, mechanical preferred.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve CTC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International

For over 130 years Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

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