Jacobs Safety Case Engineer and Senior Safety Case Engineer in Gloucester, United Kingdom
Critical Mission Solutions
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Our Critical Mission Solutions business – we are invested in you and your success. Everything we do - whether Aerospace, Defence, Intelligence, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Nuclear, Automotive, or Telecommunications - is more than just a project. It is our challenge as human beings, too. That is why we bring a thoughtful and collaborative approach to every one of our partnerships.
It is our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.
About the opportunity:
Hinkley Point C is a nuclear site, based in West Somerset, 15 miles from Bridgwater. The NNB ambition is to build two major EPR nuclear plants. The first new nuclear power station to be built in the UK in over 20 years; Hinkley Point C in Somerset will provide low-carbon electricity for around 6 million homes, create thousands of jobs and bring lasting benefits to the UK economy.
Construction and operation of Hinkley Point C will create 25,000 employment opportunities, up to 1,000 apprenticeships and 64% of the project’s construction value is predicted to go to UK companies. There are currently over 3,100 workers on site.
Marking a significant milestone in the revitalisation of our nuclear power industry, Hinkley Point C will make a major contribution to the UK’s move to reduce carbon emissions. The electricity generated by its two EPR reactors will offset 9 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions a year, or 600 million tonnes over its 60-year lifespan.
The role is part of the Safety Case Team in Maintain Design Integrity. Primarily the role will be supporting Pre-Commissioning safety case production, before moving to the operational safety case, with the successful candidate having already a first level role in safety case production, covering some elements, including authoring the safety case documentation itself. The role is part of a multi-disciplined Safety Case Branch of around 15 professional scientists and engineers providing support to the HPC project.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Degree or similar qualification in science or engineering or related field
2 to 10 years of experience of the development and management of nuclear safety cases.
Awareness of UK context nuclear safety cases that span multiple disciplines;
The ability to develop strong and effective working relationships within the team and with other branches across NNB and the Technical Client Organisation;
Strong awareness of QA procedures in a safety case context and an ability to manage QA arrangements under the guidance of technical leads;
A thorough understanding of the design of PWR reactors
An awareness of the HPC safety case
Ability to work in a high-pressure project environment
Experience in hazards analysis
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