Senior Project Engineer

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Senior Project Engineer.

BAE Systems Submarines is on course to deliver apeak demand in its products and services at our ship yard site inBarrow-in-Furness. This has created a unique opportunity in the business for anumber people to be trained in one of the businesses key resources.

These are critical positions within theorganisation, requiring dedicated and motivated people with a thirst to learn.As a direct entrant to the business your ability to learn on the job will be acrucial element in your success as will your ability to adapt and evolve toyour changing surroundings.

Successful candidates can expect a high operationaltempo and excellent opportunities for advancement within the country's largestdefence contractor BAE Systems. If you are looking for a challenging andrewarding career in Project Management & Project Controls this might bejust the opportunity for you?

This is an exciting time tocome and join the team at BAE Systems, as you will be directly supporting theon time to cost delivery of our nations multi-billion-pound submarineprogramme.

You will be based on a shipyard which is undergoinga large-scale redevelopment project; BAE Systems is the only manufacturer ofSubmarines within the UK, providing you with a unique opportunity to workwithin a company which has interesting and complex products and services.

Your main responsibilities as a SeniorProject Engineer will involve:

  • Process

project-related documents and data in accordance with procedures and

produce output reports, typically to pre-defined formats and within

regular business cycles.

  • Collect,

collate, summarise and input information or data, carry out pre-defined

analyses, and provide to others for use in decision-making.

  • Provide

assistance to ensuring that project-related records in assigned areas are

complete, accurate and up-to-date.

  • Assist

in monitoring project progress and identify emerging issues and trend.

  • Handle

straightforward problems or situations and refer more difficult or

non-standard issues to roles at higher levels, ensuring resolution as

quickly as possible.

  • Prioritise

own workload in order to meet deadlines without compromising quality

standards, and check own work for accuracy and completeness.

  • Use

computerised systems to collect, summarise, analyse, input or extract

data, maintaining own capabilities in use of software or programs, and

ensure data is safely recorded and stored.

  • Document

and record management.

  • To

be able to access, have a clear understanding of and apply the Quality and

HS&E Management System documentation e.g. Process Instructions,

Workmanship Standards, Risk Assessments etc. applicable to your particular

work scope and to obey all HS&E rules and control measures.

Your skills and qualifications:


Excellent IT Skills, particularly withMS Office Packages

Either a good academic background orwork history that demonstrates personal growth and achievement

What we are looking for in you:

You will need to buildrelationships with a variety of stakeholders across the business to besuccessful in this role, so strong communication skills are essential. Youshould also be able to demonstrate a keen ability to problem solve and possessa tenacious and positive attitude. We encourage individuals that show a growthmind-set and take responsibility for achieving their personal goals to apply asthis opportunity will provide you with a brilliant career.

Location: Barrow-in-Furness,Cumbria

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Ouremployees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitivepension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed ShareIncentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexibleworking, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local andnational employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annualincentive.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarines business has been safelydelivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.

The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy withits largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We areresponsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of thesestate-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, eachweighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguardclass of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to theRoyal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s.Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complexengineering challenges.

We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton,Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employingthe best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of somethingimportant; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer.We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from allbackgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of thecommunity which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, includingwomen, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use anypersonal information relating to your background at any stage of theapplication process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAESystems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions.These restrictions mean that factorsincluding your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/oryour place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for theorganisation.