We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Project Engineer to support Central Projects work at Sizewell B (SZB).

The Project Engineer holds the key responsibility for ensuring Contractor personnel work to EDF standards in Safety, Quality, Environment and Productivity. They will ensure that works are planned in accordance with the SZB work management system, where appropriate, and to the appropriate levels of rigour to ensure safe execution of the works. 


The Project Engineer will work as part of a multi-disciplined team, and as such, being a team player is key to the success of the role and the RF Programme. 


This is an exciting time to join EDF, so if this role sounds right for you, we’d love to hear from you!  


Applications for this role close: 27th March 2023


Pay, benefits and culture 


We can offer a competitive salary from £37,080 – £79,619 dependent on experience and you’ll be appointed based on the parameters outlined in the Nuclear Generation Company Agreement as well as your existing salary, competence, experience and qualifications. This is a full-time position, however we will be happy to discuss options regarding part time flexibility and job share if you would like to highlight this on your application.


At EDF, everyone’s welcome. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone has a voice and where you feel confident being yourself. We’re committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. We’d like our future workforce to have an equal gender balance, represent a broad mix of people from minority ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+, those with a disability and supporting social mobility. We’re a disability confident employer and we’ll do all we can to help with your application, making adjustments as you need.


We’ll value the difference you bring and offer opportunities for you to thrive and succeed.


What you’ll be doing 


As the Project Engineer, you’ll:


  • Perform the duties of a Field Supervisor if required.
  • Establish and maintain high standards of safety, quality and delivery.
  • Spend time in the field monitoring standards.
  • Apply internal and external standards and procedures to project activities.
  • Carry out activities that ensure the project complies with the Work Management Process, including, but not limited to:
    • Work Management module (WM)
    • Engineering Change module (EC)
    • Action Tracking module (AT)
    • Document Management module (DM)
  • Utilise Configured Document Management System (CDMS) in support of project activities.
  • Undertake setting to work for Contractors.
  • Attend factory tests.
  • Perform the duties of a Nominated Supervisor where required.
  • Where appropriate, act as point of contact for site related project issues.
  • Perform duties of a Work Specifier where required.
  • Review Contractor Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS).
  • Produce Significant Risk permits where required and authorised. 
  • Perform duties of (APSA) where required.
  • Prepare Engineering Changes and manage the preparation of supporting and affected documents as required.
  • Undertake stakeholder management in relation to the tasks they are responsible for delivering.


Who you are


As the Project Engineer, you’ll have knowledge of Health & Safety legislation including Construction Design Management, Health and Safety at Work Act and should possess a safety qualification, ideally NEBOSH. You’ll have a strong understanding of the need for Quality within the project environment and familiarity with the use and structure of Quality Assurance documentation. You will be well versed in the preparation of reports and information using packages such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


Ideally you will have relevant project experience within engineering/construction projects. This needs to include relevant experience in the design, construction/installation and commissioning of equipment in a highly regulated, operational environment. Experience of supervising and setting contractors/sub contractors to work in their roles is also key and ideally experience of undertaking safety assessment of work order cards (APSA role).


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