Principal Civil Engineer

Employer
Babcock
Location
Dunbartonshire
Salary
£55000 - £65000/annum
Posted
Jan 06, 2022
Closes
Jan 17, 2022
Ref
2791832216
Specialty
Other
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Job Title: Principal Civil Engineer
Location: HMNB Clyde, Helensburgh, GB, G84 0EH
Compensation: £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
Role Type: Full Time Permanent
Job ID: SF40952

The Principal Engineer provides leadership in the delivery of engineering and technical activities through the application of process, domain knowledge and experience.

Who are we looking for?
At this level; an experienced engineer, has a breadth of engineering knowledge & experience, resolves a range of technical issues and problems, compiles technical reports and accompanying presentations, provides, reviews and adheres to specifications in accordance with stakeholder requirements. Coaches, mentors and assists others on matters pertaining to their own discipline, developing business awareness, builds strong working relationships with stakeholders, works independently with limited technical direction or as part of a small team.

What will you be doing?
This is the level for an experienced engineer working as a subject matter expert in a specialist subject area (e.g. an engineering sub function). Understands concepts and principles, shapes, designs, developments and determines a solution to functional issues personally undertakes the most complex work within the subject area. Extends their business knowledge base in the subject area. Provides help and direction to less experienced team members to support both their effective working, and their development, provides coaching and assistance to others.

The experience you'll bring
Essential:
* Engineering degree (or equivalent qualification) in relevant engineering discipline, with significant demonstrable experience
* Chartered Engineer status
* Demonstrable experience in managing teams to deliver analysis activities on a range of project types
* Demonstrable experience in covering a variety of tasks across a range of complexities
* Excellent communications skills and the ability to interface with other disciplines

Desirable:
* Member of relevant institute or significant demonstrable engineering experience and capable of registration with the Engineering Council
* Experience in managing engineering scope for Projects from concept design to full Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC)
* Breadth and depth of experience in a range of commercial or defence projects

What a role with Cavendish Nuclear offers?
* Generous holiday entitlement
* Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
* Share ownership scheme
* Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
* A tailored personal development and training programme.
* Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.

About Cavendish Nuclear
Cavendish Nuclear is the UK's leading nuclear services company, with a highly-skilled workforce and a growing international presence. Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost across all aspects of the nuclear energy lifecycle.

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Application Guidance
All applications should be made online.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

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Closing date: 13th January 2022