Authorising Engineer - Aldermaston - Technojobs

Authorising Engineer



Listed on

10th July




£37,860 - £51,000



AWE is now recruiting for Authorising Engineers to join our Engineering Safety Organisation, who provide complex professional engineering judgement for the effective implementation of technical engineering safety.

Please note - we are recruiting for Authorising Engineers with either Electrical OR Mechanical engineering backgrounds.

Location: Aldermaston, Berkshire

Package: £37,860 - £51,000 (depending on your suitability and level of experience)

As part of our People Promise, AWE (one of the best 25 big companies to work for in the UK) has a range of benefits to suit you. These include:

  • Time to recharge your batteries with 270 hours (including Bank Holidays) of annual leave - plus every other Friday off work!

  • Consideration for flexible working arrangements so that your work may fit in with your lifestyle. Just let us know on your application if you wish to work part time

  • Opportunities for Professional Career Development that include funding for the annual membership of a relevant professional body, access to mentors and training

  • Employee Assistance Programme and Occupational Health Services

  • A generous defined contribution Group Personal Pension (we will pay between 9% and 13% of your pensionable pay depending on your own contribution)

  • Life Assurance

  • Discounts - access to savings on a wide range of everyday spending

  • Special Leave Policy including paid time off for volunteering, public service (including reserve forces) and caring for your family

  • A host of voluntary & core benefits to suit your health and wellbeing - more information available on our careers site

  • Free on site parking

What will you be required to do?

  • Advise and undertake plant shutdowns and isolations

  • Ensure baseline configuration related to safety

  • Provide supervision of nominated and instructed persons undertaking safety work

  • Apply technical knowledge for engineered systems and structures

  • Interpret and deliver requirements from the order book which may include troubleshooting, quoting, reporting, design, commissioning and handover as required

  • Identify and escalate business risk where applicable to plant and engineered systems

  • Make evidence-based engineering decisions to solve technical challenges

What will you need to be considered?

  • A recognised Engineering-related qualification (ONC/OND/HNC/Level 4 RFQ etc)

  • Knowledge and experience of safety engineering and associated regulations

  • Understanding of relevant British Standards and Industry Standards

  • Proven ability to deliver across industrial/manufacturing/construction/research environment incorporating infrastructure facilities, plant and equipment

  • Experience of delivering facilities engineering and maintenance services across the life of an asset

  • Experience of working on large civil construction projects - desirable

Candidates must be willing and able to obtain and maintain the necessary security clearance for the role.

Contact Name: AWE

Reference: TJ/10458/R23740_1720595523

Job ID: 3330928

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