Remote Handling Operations Engineer - 2016

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Sector: Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Sam Davies

Remote Handling Engineer

Remote Handling Engineer needed for a Global and leading Nuclear organisation based in Oxford who are looking to employ a Remote Handling Engineer with experience working in a mechanically-biased environment, with hands on experience, ideally working with automated or robotic systems.

The successful Remote Handling Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

* Salary: £32,000 - £37,000 per annum
* 30 days annual leave + bank holidays
* Variable annual bonus (up to 7%)
* Excellent Pension Plan
* Career Progression
* Flexible working hours
* State of the art working environment
* Cycle scheme
* Life assurance

Some of the main duties of the Remote Handling Engineer will include:

* Feasibility assessment of potential remote handling sub tasks
* Derivation of an operational method for remote handling tasks
* Specification of requirement for physical and virtual mock-ups
* Specification and issue of sequence descriptions and remote handling operating procedures using the RH Operation Documentation System and related Human Machine Interfaces
* Specification of requirement for physical and virtual mock-ups
* Deputise in the shift management of remote handling and manual operations inside the torus
* Deputise in the supervision of operating personnel during all remote handling operations
* Reporting and presentation of feasibility assessments and operating procedures Development engineering in support of RH technology diversification programme

What you need to be the successful Remote Handling Engineer:

In order to be the successful Remote Handling Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:


* Recognised qualification in engineering at HND level (or equivalent) OR equivalent practical experience.
* Previous experience in managing and supervising technician level staff.
* Experience in generating formal operations documentation.
* Experience in specification and manipulation of Virtual Reality models.
* An understanding of Written Safe System of Work and its use to control plant and personnel risks.
* Experience in using MS Access, MS Excel and MS Word.
* Ability to work as part of a team.
* Fluency in English.


* EngTech registration will be desirable
* Experience in the operation of remote handling equipment would be beneficial however training will be provided.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Remote Handling Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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