Senior Civil Engineer – UK Nuclear New Build


Role: Senior Civil / Structural Engineers – Large Concrete (and Steel) Structures – Hinkley ‘C’ Nuclear Power Station project


Location: Hinkley ‘C’ site near Bridgwater, Somerset


Salary: £50000 – £70000 + benefits including £500/week travel allowance, 10% client pension contribution and private healthcare


Start: February 2022 onwards (due to need to obtain security clearance – client happy to wait for candidates to serve appropriate notice period)


An exciting opportunity exists for Civil / Structural Engineers with (ideally large) concrete structures design and analysis experience and knowledge of relevant civil engineering Eurocodes to work in support of EDF’s Hinkley ‘C’ nuclear power station construction project.


The roles will be based at the client’s head office in north-west Bristol close to the M4/M5 junction, though some home working (up to 2 days/week) might be considered.


Prior nuclear industry experience would be useful but is not essential – other large project/structures experience would be acceptable


Main Activities

  • Clarification of schedules and, more generally, design deliverables
  • Review of construction non conformances and proposed solutions made by others;
  • Review of construction modifications and proposed solutions made by others;
  • Participating in collaborative meeting with designers, constructors and project managers;
  • Collaborative activities with detailed designers


Qualifications and Experience


  • Good Civil / Structural Engineering design experience
  • Civil engineering design office experience, particularly in the design of industrial reinforced concrete structures
  • Experience in detailed design
  • Prior nuclear industry experience would be advantageous


For the right candidate, our client can offer a competitive salary and benefits package, combined with the opportunity to work for a highly respected company at the forefront of the UK nuclear new build industry offering excellent prospects for future career development and advancement.


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