Spent Fuel Storage Specialist - Nuclear New Build

Spent Fuel Storage Specialist - Nuclear New Build

Job Title: Spent Fuel Storage Specialist - Nuclear New Build
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West England, England
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10530_1495637694
Contact Name: Dan Bisset
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2017 15:55

Job Description

Spent Fuel Storage Specialis - Nuclear New Build

South West

Up to £68,000 + Package


We are recruiting a Spent Fuel Storage Specialist to focus on the SFS systems on Hinkley Point C. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the first new nuclear power station in the UK for a generation. Throughout the 10-year build phase 5,600 people are expected to work on the site during core construction.

The Job

You will be providing technical oversight and act in the role of informed customer, associated with lifting, handling, transport, and storage of radioactive spent fuel throughout the fuel route.

As a Spent Fuel Specialist, you will be expected to work independently, as well as interacting with a multi- discipline workforce, HPC Team members, safety professionals and the UK nuclear regulators.

Managing stakeholders, you will be expected to address all technical issues associated with the storage and handling of intermediate level radioactive waste .

The Candidate

Candidate will be expected to have a track record in liaising with the UK regulator, specifically with regards to licence conditions (32,33,32) and Radioactive Substances Regulations.

Ideally candidates will be well versed in Pressurised Water Reactor designs and principles.

Candidates will ideal hold Chartered Engineer status, backed up with a solid track record of working within the nuclear industry.

Experience acting as an Intelligent Customer is desirable but not essential.

What's on offer?

  • A change to join the largest construction project in the UK
  • A basic salary up to £68,000
  • Benefits package

How to apply?

To apply, please call Dan Bisset on 02392 288 213 or send a copy of your CV to

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