Principal Engineer - Civil Structural

10 Jun 2021
08 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Principle Engineer to join our project in the South West!
* Responsible for ensuring the delivery of the technical aspects of the civil & structural engineering packages. Ensure systems are designed against a clear statement of compliance with defined requirements, including demonstration that the design meets relevant HSE and specified Nuclear Safety requirements. Supports delivery of structures and other civil structural engineering work packages to the required scope, quality, schedule and cost.
* Management of elements of structures package technical design package project related objectives, ensuring designer technical performance and making appropriate technical responses.
* Provide Technical design guidance and review of civil / structural design of elements for civil structures for extreme loading including seismic, impact, and blast.
* Provide Technical design guidance and review integration of structures with other design packages.
Ensure that the design documentation covers the scope of operations required by the Design Manager and Project
* Manager and is produced to agreed standards, schedule and budget.
* Plan for effective project implementation, identifying key factors and effectively contributing to the project's technical planning process.
* Ensuring effective Quality Management Arrangements operate and deliver through compliance with Babcock's Business
* Management System and Technical Manual
* Ensure that the processes and activities being managed are appropriately documented with appropriate records maintained and configuration and quality controls applied.
* Ensure that staff and contractors are familiar with the hazards and risks associated with the work undertaken by the delegated engineering team through effective management and communication of the Risk Assessment
* Knowledge and Skills:
* Experience of design and substantiation of heavy civil engineering and building structures with particular experience in dock structures preferred
* Experience in use of relevant design codes including US Concrete and steel codes, seismic design and analysis codes for satisfying Nuclear Safety Functions;
* Knowledge of construction techniques employed for Nuclear Safety related civil structures, buildings and associated plant
* A Master's Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
* Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council.
* Nuclear Introductory Course or equivalent nuclear and / or marine system knowledge.
* You must be able to obtain a minimum of SC