Structural Engineer

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).

Make your contribution towards the UK achieving our net zero ambitions Hinkley Point C (HPC) will be supplying 3,200 MWe of carbon free electricity within the next decade.
Assystem are a key multi-framework engineering partner helping to design, construct, and commission the UK's first large-scale nuclear power station in 30 years.
You will be joining our expanding team of over 7000 delivering innovative engineering across a spectrum of digital, energy transition and Nuclear technologies such as fusion and modularisation alongside key global large-scale critical Infrastructure projects.

We are excited to be recruiting for several experienced Structural Engineers with Steelworks experience to join our Review & Acceptance teams working on Hinkley Point C, the largest construction site in Europe.

The roles would suit experienced professionals, with stakeholder management skills, as you will be contributing to the review and acceptance of engineering queries for all the steelworks installed across the plants and interfacing with several parties.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responding to General Queries, Non-Conformances, Change Request, and Exemption Requests originating from the Contractors off site (during manufacturing phase) or on site (during the installation phase) with the support of the Responsible Designer or site Experts when needed.
  • Perform surveillance of manufacturing documents.
  • Provide adequate oversight to ensure the Nuclear Safety requirements are met.
  • Contribute in the resolution and closure of Open Points.
  • Assesses technical risk and subsequently addresses this risk.
  • Report operationally to an Engineering Lead.

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Degree educated (or equivalent qualifications or experience) in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience of structural engineering on a multi-disciplinary project
  • Knowledge of the construction/installation industry
  • Ability to influence a diverse range of stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently, be proactive, report on and escalate relevant issues
  • Experience in the nuclear industry would be a benefit, but is not essential