Nuclear Structural Engineer

Location: Bristol, England Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Nuclear Structural Engineer - Based in Bristol - Permanent position

I am looking for a talented and motivated engineer to strengthen my client's multi-disciplinary team, providing consultancy services to one of their key clients in the nuclear industry. I am looking for graduates, or engineers with up to 5 years' experience, with a focus on the structural assessment of safety critical components.

Required skills for the successful Nuclear Structural Engineer

  • You will be working towards, or will have, a good degree in a Mechanical Engineering, or other structural assessment related discipline.
  • An appreciation of, or experience of, finite element analysis, pressure vessel and pipework design codes, creep rupture and/or defect tolerance assessments.
  • A desire to work in the nuclear industry.

It is to your advantage if you meet any or all the following additional requirements:

  • Previous experience working in the nuclear industry.
  • Some programming or software experience.
  • An aptitude for, or experience, building client relationships and generating business.
  • An appreciation of, or experience in safety case development or nuclear safety legislation, regulation and policy.

This is an opportunity to work on a wide variety of challenging, structural assessment projects and be part of a team striving to keep existing assets safely generating nuclear power. You will learn and apply key technical skills, which will be equally applicable to a wide range of industries, whilst also developing business development and project management expertise.

Please note that the successful candidate must be eligible to obtain high level government clearances.

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