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Senior Project Engineer

  • Location: Devonport
  • Salary: Negotiable contract rate
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Infrastructure
  • Contact: Daniel Wolstenholme
  • Contact Email: dwolstenholme@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP (security clearance depending)
  • Expiry Date: 14 February 2021
  • Job Ref: 1034322
Our client, an industry leading defence contractor, is currently looking to recruit a Senior Project Engineer to support projects at Devonport Dockyard, Plymouth.

Principal Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring the requirements of conventional Health & Safety Legislation are met by compliance with Project procedures.
  • To ensure a plan of key activities and milestones is in place, which consistently represents the programme to be achieved for the package.
  • Support the Project Manager / Package Manager in development, monitoring of progress.
  • To ensure that effective cost control and monitoring is planned and implemented.
  • To provide regular reports on progress, for inclusion in the project monthly report.
  • To ensure that the work package construction proceeds in accordance with the Project programme whilst meeting the requirements of the Project quality goals and safety case requirements
  • To ensure that the design and associated safety cases meet the work package programme and is correctly interpreted with the minimum of change, whilst remaining fit for purpose.
  • To identify and manage specifically those areas that represent significant risk to the work package through proactive planning, i.e. interface management.
  • To closely liaise with the required stakeholders to ensure all set to work, commissioning and operational requirements are identified without prejudicing the programme.
  • Receive and distribute documents i.a.w. Company & project procedures.
  • To liaising with sub-contractor and Babcock Document Control sections regarding the issue and receipt of drawings and documents.
  • Establish and maintain a tracking register of all documents and drawings and revisions on CDMS.
  • To receive and issue preliminary drawings, documents and schedules to ensure that the sub-contractor/partners have up to date information for planning and construction purposes.
  • To act as the project archivist by liaison with the Document Control section in the maintenance of listings of appropriate project documents.

Experience:
  • Demonstrable experience working in a Project.
  • Demonstrable experience and knowledge structures or services.
  • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems.
  • To be able to demonstrate Project Engineering in a Nuclear related field.
  • Effective writing and presentation skills.

Education:
HND (or equivalent) in engineering / project / construction management or a related field