Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Bridgwater


We are currently seeking the following Multi Disciplined Project Engineer to work at Hinkley Point A Power Station in Gloucestershire.

You will be working within the Solid Waste Department on one of four projects.

The Projects are due to run until March 2021 and will be paying inside IR35

Purpose of Role

To provide fit for purpose engineering solutions for projects or engineering support on more complex projects.

To ensure that design authority standards and configuration control are applied appropriately.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Identify project functional requirements and stakeholder needs for assigned project.

Contribute to production of Project Execution Plan including design, safety case and commissioning strategies.

Support project optioneering process.

Develop concept design and fit for purpose engineering solution for projects

Produce and/or approve project technical specifications.

Manage detailed design activities in accordance with design authority standards.

Prepare modification proposals as required, acting as a Nominated Responsible Engineer where appointed.

Carry out technical assessment/approval of contractors work instructions/method statements/risk assessments.

Provide technical supervision of construction/deconstruction activities to ensure compliance with design intent.

Approve as built drawings.

Specify and provide technical supervision of commissioning and/or decommissioning.

Manage hand over to systems/operations ensuring that all drawings, instructions and training have been supplied as required.

Liaise and consult with system engineers and other stakeholders throughout project life cycle to ensure efficient and effective project delivery.

Maintain site configuration control throughout project life cycle.

Comply with all Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality policies, procedures, work instructions and risk assessments and support the continuous improvement of Health, Safety, Environment and Quality on Site.

As a customer-focused individual, the post holder will be expected to support delivery within his or her range of skills, knowledge, experience and competence.

Review of on-site and off-site events and root cause analysis to promote improved working practices.

The post holder may be required to undertake delegated responsibility for the Design Authority and act as a site intelligent customer

Contribute to the effective development and delivery of training within own area of specialism.

The post holder may be required to undertake emergency scheme duties.


Appropriate HNC, degree or National Qualifications Framework (NQF) level 5/6

Membership of a relevant Engineering Institute

Chartered Status


Experience in a practising disciplined Engineering role (Mechanical, Electrical, C & I or Civil) on industrial plant.

Experience of nuclear and/or conventional project engineering

Understanding of relevant Company and/or national engineering standards

Working knowledge of the Safety Rules and working knowledge of risk assessment methodology

Understanding of relevant Site Licence and Quality Management System requirements

Working knowledge of CDM Designer role

Contract Management experience

Project delivery experience

  • designer
  • ms project
  • safety and security