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Senior Section Engineer

Dunbar, East Lothian

£48000.00 - £50000.00 per annum


Sector: Nuclear

Posted: 16/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23782_1697444269

Senior Section Engineer - Nuclear
£48,000 - £50,000 DOE
About the role:

Astute's Nuclear team is exclusively partnering with the leading provider of support services in the UK to recruit a Senior Section Engineer to work on power stations across the UK.

The Senior Section Engineer is essential to providing leadership to staff on site during outages and project activities. The role comes with a salary up to £50,000, pension and more.

If you're a Section Engineer with experience of leading a team and are looking to work for an organisation that believes their people are the key to success, then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
As the Senior Section Engineer you will:
  • Lead and manage a site team of Section Engineers during maintenance, outages and projects activities
  • Co-ordinate sub-contractors to execute site activities work scope in a safe manner
  • Work to the required quality standards and in a cost-effective way
  • Drive performance and productivity maximising contract value
  • Complete safety audits and monitoring
  • Ensure that any employee of industrial relation problems are managed and resolved within company procedure
  • Communicate all relevant information regarding site activities to Section Engineers and Sub-contractors
  • Full engagement with Improvements Observation process.
  • Observe hazard awareness and ensure hazard and risk awareness within the team.
  • Ensure that post job assessments are carried out for all personnel in line with event completion dates.
  • Sharing of lessons learned and best practices via IQ process
  • Any other duties as required
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Minimum level 3 Mechanical Qualification
  • Ideally CTC Cleared - (minimum - ability to obtain)
(Counter Terrorist Check, more advanced SC clearance or similar would also be considered)
  • IOSH and CCNSG highly desirable
  • 2 years' experience as a Section Engineer
Personal skills:
The Senior Section Engineer role would suit someone who is:
  • Respectful of others and builds good working relationships within the team.
  • Adaptable to change and accommodates change objectives
  • Continuous improvement mentality
Salary and benefits of the Senior Section Engineer role:
  • Salary up to £50,000
  • Opportunity for progression and growth
  • Pension, benefits package
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 023 92 288 209 to speak to Gemma who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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