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Secondary Facilities Design Manager

  • Location: Plymouth, PL1 4SG
  • Salary: Depending on experience
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Joe McDermott
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: 2022-05-05
  • Expiry Date: 04 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1040969

NRL are currently recruiting for a Secondary Facilities Design Manager to work remotely with Devonport as a base site.  This position will play a key design lead role in the support of new submarine facilities at Devonport.


  • Leading and managing multiple technical design packages and associated teams

  • Interfacing with the primary design teams to provide secondary facilities services, systems, and infrastructure.

  • Supporting development of published user requirements by translating them into candidate stem requirements for the start up phase (and beyond) of the project.

  • Planning for effective project implementation and ensuring that design documentation covers the required scope of operations and as produced to the agreed standards, schedule and budget.


  • Degree qualified in an engineering discipline

  • Chartered Engineer status (preferred)

  • Experience of the design support to construction and operation of conventional and nuclear facilities

What’s in it for you?

  • Long term contract

  • Negotiable rate

  • High profile project

Why work with NRL?

NRL connect global engineering companies with the right people to bring their projects to life. As we progress your application our team of talented recruiters will be on hand to support you to secure your next role.

We welcome applications from every walk of life and are committed to driving diversity and inclusion within the industries we support. That’s why our Member Committed to Diversity status with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies is so important to us.

For temporary workers and contractors opting to work with us through our Pay as You Earn (PAYE) payroll service, we’re delighted to offer a wealth of benefits including access to virtual and telephone GP appointments 24/7, health and wellness resources, gym discounts and retail savings.