Senior Engineer - Nuclear Safety Regulatory Compliance & Interface
Would you like to work within a team of specialists who provide advice and guidance across all levels of the business? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Engineer – Nuclear Safety Regulatory Compliance & Interface at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.
As a Senior Engineer – Nuclear Safety Regulatory Compliance & Interface, you will provide independent advice and guidance to the business, on compliance with statutory and contractual obligations. You will provide advice and support on the requirements of the nuclear site licence, site authorisation and environmental permits, managing all aspects of regulatory inspections, correspondence, issues management & meetings between the business and the external nuclear regulatory authorities (ONR, DNSR & EA).
This role will provide you with the opportunity to influence business management arrangements and ways of working by interfacing with a broad and diverse range of internal and external stakeholders and authorities.
Your main responsibilities as a Senior Engineer – Nuclear Safety Regulatory Compliance & Interface will involve:
Providing advice to the business so that nuclear and radiation safety principles are applied appropriately to the development of business wide standards and processes
Supporting and advising on the framework of arrangements to demonstrate compliance with all relevant legislation, regulations, principles and standards governing nuclear and radiation safety and associated protection of the environment
Supporting the track and review of changes to Licence Conditions, Authorisation Conditions, Permit Requirements, other related legislation and regulations to advise the business
Supporting the ongoing development, review and maintenance of management arrangements and documentation
Representing the company at external meetings associated with safety and regulation of nuclear sites as delegated. Capturing best practice from across the nuclear industry and applying this across the business area to comply with current legislations
Attending the company’s formally constituted forum, committee and authorisation groups with respect to regulatory compliance and interface issues
Providing advice and support for inspections, correspondence, issues management & meetings between the business and the external regulatory authorities (ONR, DNSR & EA)
Developing, supporting and mentoring members of the Regulatory Compliance and Interface team as required
Your skills and qualifications:
Experience of technical / report writing and persuasive written argument
Experience of providing technical advice to senior stakeholders
Experience and or knowledge of the Nuclear or other highly regulated industry
Specific knowledge of licence conditions, authorisation conditions and permit requirements
knowledge / experience of nuclear and radiation safety principles
Ability to understand and interpret regulatory requirements
Engineering or Science (suitable discipline) degree
What we're looking for in you:
You will have excellent communication skills with the ability to influence at all levels, both verbally and in writing, and work proactively to a structured methodology, you can manage your own portfolio of work with minimum supervision.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
Maritime – Submarines
Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.
The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.
Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.
We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.
We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.
We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.
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