Senior Process Engineer

Job Description

Job Title: 5x Senior Process Engineers

Location: Flexible Location - Report into closest office hub on occasion

Compensation: £55,000 + Benefits

Role Type: Permanent & Full time

Role ID: SF44967

Cavendish Nuclear, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group is the UK's leading nuclear services company, with a highly-skilled workforce and a growing international presence. Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost across all aspects of the nuclear energy lifecycle.

As part of our Engineering, Technical and Specialist Capability team within our Specialist Services Capability, the Senior Process Engineer manages the delivery of engineering and technical activities through the application of process, domain knowledge and experience.

We are looking for people who are collaborative and can bring their processing experience across a range of projects within the organisation. Growing as a business, we have a broad range of diverse and interesting projects stretched across all of UK and Scotland, so location isn't an issue. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team approach, this an extremely exciting time to join.


1. Working in accordance with the Being Cavendish Nuclear Principles.

2. Ensuring that procedures, codes and standards are correctly identified and applied to engineering and technical activities.

3. Producing calculations, analyses, drawings, models, design base documentation and technical reports and supervising trainee staff in production of same.

4. Supervising designers in the production of drawings and engineering models.

5. Producing Technical Scopes of Work.

6. Producing technical specifications, assessing tender returns and providing technical support to those packages throughout the design, construction, installation, commissioning, operation and decommissioning phases of the project to ensure that the Design Intent is maintained.

7. Carrying out design risk assessments.

8. Reviewing design changes.

9. Assessing concessions and technical queries.

10. Raising design quality plans for single discipline work packages.

11. Preparing designs for hazard identification and HAZOP studies.

12. Ensuring that adequate Reviewing, Verifying & Approval is undertaken on all their deliverables.

The Senior Engineer should have a high level of developed knowledge in a specialist subject area, resolves specific technical issues and problems,

At this level, the Senior Engineer understands how to compiles technical reports and accompanying presentations, provides, reviews and adheres to specifications in accordance with stakeholder requirements. Coaches, mentors and assists others on matters pertaining to their own discipline, developing business awareness, builds strong working relationships with stakeholders, works independently with limited technical direction or as part of a small team.

Typically, Chartered Engineer status and member of IChemE or significant demonstrable engineering experience and capable of registration with the Engineering Council at CEng level. They shall also have an Engineering degree or equivalent qualification in relevant engineering discipline, with significant demonstrable experience.


Engineering degree (or equivalent qualification) in relevant engineering discipline, with significant demonstrable experience
Member of relevant institute or significant demonstrable engineering experience and capable of registration with the Engineering Council
Demonstrable experience in managing small teams to deliver analysis activities on a range of project types
Demonstrable experience in covering a variety of tasks across a range of complexities
Excellent communications skills and the ability to interface with other disciplines

Experience in managing engineering scope for Projects from concept design to full Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC)
Breadth and depth of experience in a range of commercial or defence projects


Engineering degree (or equivalent qualification) in relevant engineering discipline, with significant demonstrable experience


Cavendish Nuclear is an international services company and travel may be required to fulfil the responsibilities of the role


We strive to treat everyone at Cavendish Nuclear equally, both in the recruitment process and throughout their working life.

We believe that making the most of the differences in our workforce is key to the success of our business. A diverse mix of individuals brings a wealth of experience and knowledge, which helps in solving complex problems and achieving our business goals.

So when you apply for a role you'll be assessed purely on merit, regardless of your age, gender, race, religious beliefs or background.

We promote an environment that fosters dignity and respect through our Respect Working Groups and 'Altogether different' message, backed by our Respect and Inclusion Charter.

This explains our approach to ensuring respect, inclusion and success for all our employees and external stakeholders, including suppliers, customers and statutory bodies.

As members of WISE (Women Into Science and Engineering) we're actively involved in a variety of initiatives to improve the workplace for women.

As a Cavendish employee, you'll be able to get support both in and out of work, through professional and personal learning and development.

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