Area Engineering Manager

Job Description

For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Together with our customers, our 6,000 employees innovate on a daily basis and contribute to accelerating energy transition throughout the world. They support the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, digital and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 13 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).

Assystem provide end state focused nuclear engineering services both individually and as part of an integrated design community the largest nuclear design house in Europe - delivering major projects, infrastructure, waste, fuel management and safety case solutions. This mission is critical to the upkeep of the UK's long term nuclear infrastructure.

Join us and develop your career alongside a dedicated, delivery focussed, world class engineering team.

As an Area Engineering Manager The role will typically involve the following,

  • AEM leading the multidiscipline teams, responsible for estimating, scheduling, forecasting and the production of the agreed design deliverables.
  • Management of the DSA teams in production of deliverables
  • Development of the safety case(s), including attendance at HAZOPs, support to safety assessment, review of ES, production of substantiation documentation.
  • Resource identification of additional resource demand where required to ensure all deliverables can be originated and checked in accordance with the project schedule dates
  • Interfacing with other Project Discipline leads within the project(s)
  • Interfacing and engagement with Site clients and stakeholders.

  • Demonstrable track record of full project lifecycle delivery and the use of SL management systems.
  • Demonstrable excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrable evidence of strong leadership and organisation skills.
  • Experience of managing a team of (internal and external) engineers and designers (across various locations/sites)
  • Pragmatic approach (FFP) to problem solving and ability to apply engineering judgement.
  • Programme and estimate preparation and forecasting to provide underpinned robust project & task estimates.
  • Understanding and working knowledge of safety cases
  • Working knowledge of Mechanical Handling systems and General Mechanical Design
  • Understanding and experience of relevant legislation, standards and procedures relevant to mechanical equipment and Mechanical Handling



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Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.