Interim Electrical Design Engineer

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Interim Electrical Design Engineer
Interim Position

PSR 1JP00035601

Posted: 23rd February 2021 10:44
  • Pay Rate:

    Up to £39 max per hour pay range subject to IR35 status

  • Hours per Week:


  • 12 months

  • Cumbria
What's involved with this role:

Interim Electrical Design Engineer – PSR 1JP00035601 

Pay rate: Up to £39 max per hour pay range subject to IR35 status 

The Plant Facing Design Office (PFDO) is the organisation within SL that provides professional design support to the Plant Engineering community. The PFDO have a requirement for a CE&I Design Engineer to participate in a team that provides a design service to the Remediation and Waste Management (R&WM) areas, primarily the Effluents, Remediation & HALES OUs but also potentially other OUs as required, subject to PFDO priorities.

The role is to deliver CE&I design solutions in response to problem definitions from the OU system engineering community under the direction of a CE&I Lead Engineer or CE&I Responsible Engineer. Responsibilities will also include assisting / leading designers in the production of design packs.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Routine” design support to Plant Engineering at the request of the respective OUEM 
  • Review of PMPs, MSC papers, technical papers, commissioning test documents, etc. and attendance at the relevant Committee meetings. Processing of TQs, Concessions and Production Permits, e.g. for plant spares, etc. 
  • Obsolescence issues and specifying replacement instruments or parts. 
  • Review of Drawings and Plant discrepancies and the associated drawing records updates. 
  • Resolution of minor queries and provision of advice and guidance on design and configuration management. 
  • Design support to urgent plant breakdown issues at the request of the plant operators 
  • Attendance at Operational Decision Making meetings. 
  • Engagement with Design Capability or Project office design engineers for specialist support. 
  • Preparation of necessary design deliverables in support of plant recovery 

Essential criteria: 

  • Previous Experience as an Electrical Engineer 
  • Previous Sellafield experience advantageous – if not Nuclear or Similar (Oil, Gas, Construction, Rail) 

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

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  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours. 
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this. 
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice. 
  4. Qualifications and experience relevant to the job role – please give full details within your CV document. 
  5. Additional Requirements:  
    1. SC - security clearance. 

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable: 

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience. 
  1. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for. 


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Job Ref: PSR 1JP00035601
Interim Electrical Design Engineer
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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