Jacobs Senior Electrical Engineer (Hybrid Working) in Glasgow, United Kingdom
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About the opportunity:
We are currently recruiting for EC&I Engineer’s with extensive experience in the nuclear and defence industry to join our Defence & Security business. This role will ideally be based in our Glasgow office, but can be based from our other locations throughout the UK. There will be a need for periodic visits to client sites as projects require.
The Defence & Security business provides an exciting mixture of consultancy, design and engineering support, along with delivery of challenging Defence projects, to major clients in the UK across the nuclear and defence industries, including HMNB Clyde, HMNB Devonport, BAES Barrow and AWE Aldermaston. Overseas, we are delivering similarly interesting and exciting projects across the globe including projects for clients in the Middle East and Australia.
We are very proud to have supported these clients for many years, and our partnering arrangements will enable us to sustain and enhance this support in the long-term.
Applications for both staff and contract will be considered.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
In-depth knowledge of the electrical engineering discipline.
Experience in HV generation/distribution systems (50&60Hz) and associated control and protection systems.
Experience in HV/LV cable sizing and design and using cable sizing software (ETAP/AMTECH).
Experience in LV systems and electrical building services.
An understanding of working on Nuclear Safety Implicated systems.
An understanding of working with and implementing Safety Case requirements.
Due to the nature of the work, applicants must be eligible for UK Security clearance which includes recent 5 years residency in the UK.
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