Safety Case Engineer


EDF
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Salaries starting from £47,700 per annum

Job Highlights
  • EDF has a number of opportunities for Safety Case Engineers across all of our licensees.
  • You will provide technical leadership to define and deliver safety case requirements to ensure compliance within a regulated environment.
  • There is a comprehensive Safety Case Engineer/Case Officer and technical training programme as well as Behaviour-led Technical Leadership training available to help you bridge knowledge gaps to support your growth.
Job Requirements/Description

A career that will deliver change. Together, we will help Britain achieve net zero

Location: Our offices are located in Gloucester, Bristol, London and Glasgow, with options for base location dependent on role. Flexible and blended working arrangements are also available.

Gloucester is a base location for all licensees. Bristol is also a base location for Hinkley Point C. London is also a base location for Sizewell C. Glasgow is also a base location for EDF Nuclear Operations.

Employment basis: Full time/Part time. Our teams are set up to work flexibly. We provide a full suite of IT equipment to ensure that our employees can adopt a blended working arrangement.

Salary: We offer competitive packages with salaries starting from £47,700 depending on experience, plus a market-leading pension scheme and a wider range of other benefits. Specific contract details vary between our different licensee contract terms and conditions.

The Opportunity… 

EDF has a number of opportunities for Safety Case Engineers across all of our licensees. These include roles within our Nuclear Operations business, supporting our generating and defueling power stations, as well as our Hinkley Point C and Sizewell C businesses, where we’re building a new generation of nuclear power stations.

Join our Nuclear Operations team and support the continued safe generation at our existing PWR and AGR fleet of power stations. Projects are centred on safety cases to optimise and extend generating lives, driving towards Net Zero, with opportunities in both reactor and fuel route safety case areas. Defueling safety cases present new challenges and the biggest step change in AGR operation for over 30 years. This is an exciting opportunity to build skills, experience and expertise in supporting operating nuclear power stations and having an immediate contribution to the UKs current and future energy and environmental ambitions.

Pay, benefits and culture…

Alongside a salaries starting from £47,700 depending on experience we offer a competitive benefits package, including a company pension scheme, a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle, and the opportunity to earn bonus.  

What you’ll be doing…

  • The Design Authority (DA), as part of the licensee organisation, is responsible for developing the nuclear safety case and maintaining its integrity throughout the full lifecycle of the nuclear power plant.
  • If you join as a Safety Case Engineer working in a new build Design Authority (HPC or SZC), you will play an important role in the development and maintenance of the safety case. You will provide technical leadership in resolving challenging issues to support the construction, commissioning and the safe operation of the Nuclear Power Plant. You will have opportunities to gain experience and work in a variety of different aspects of the safety case from developing the main Safety Report through to safety justifications to support modifications. In your role you will be supported by and need to engage with a variety of disciplines within the wider organisation, while also working with OEM designers/suppliers and internal/external regulators.

Who you are…

Key attributes you should be able to demonstrate:

  • A motivated, self-starting, dynamic individual who is able to work with multiple disciplines and organisational levels to drive the development and maintenance of the safety case;
  • Someone who is able to understand the bigger picture, have the ability distil a range of source data and analysis to define, scope and strategically plan the delivery of the safety case;
  • The ability to understand a broad range of technical analysis, identify and lead pragmatic solutions as well as challenge current strategies and integrate technical knowledge into clear, concise and coherent information;
  • Someone who thrives in working in high profile, dynamic, time critical projects with the ability to identify and focus on resolving key issues and able to hold a technical position in a challenging environment;
  • Someone with excellent organisation skills, who can work autonomously and works well in teams.

There are minimum of a HNC or equivalent in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or a similar technical discipline is advantageous and may be mandatory for certain roles.

EDF
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Salaries starting from £47,700 per annum

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