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Our Vacancy

Area Engineering Manager

  • Nuclear
  • Permanent /
  • Warrington
  • 06/06/24
  • On site

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.


Every day, our 6,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.


We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.


Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.


To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all


Job Description

Area Engineering Manager

Location: Warrington
Type: Permanent / Contract

Join our team as an Area Engineering Manager, leading a dynamic engineering team to deliver innovative solutions on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Solution Development & Delivery: 🛠️ Implement the Engineering Elements of the Project Execution Plan, considering full lifecycle requirements.
  • Risk Management: ⚠️ Identify and mitigate design, technical, and safety risks, collaborating across disciplines.
  • Hazard Management: 🚨 Develop and enforce a proportionate hazard management strategy.
  • Compliance & Safety: ✅ Ensure adherence to safety, environmental, and quality regulations, fulfilling Principal Designer Responsibilities under CDM Regulations.
  • Requirements Management: 📊 Define, manage, and report technical scope, overseeing product development.

My profile

Essential Experience & Qualifications:

  • Proven Track Record: 📈 Demonstrated success in engineering delivery and leadership.
  • Engineering Design Experience: 🏗️ Significant experience in engineering design environments.
  • Regulated Systems Experience: 🛡️ Recent experience in regulated, quality-assured systems (preferably nuclear).
  • Educational Qualifications: 🎓 Higher Education Qualification in Engineering (HNC minimum, MEng preferred).
  • Professional Membership: 🏅 Membership in an appropriate Engineering or Scientific Institution (Incorporated Engineer minimum, Chartered Engineer preferred).

Desirable Experience & Qualifications:

  • Industry Regulations Knowledge: 📚 Familiarity with nuclear industry regulations (or equivalent).
  • Technological Readiness: 🔧 Experience in Technological Readiness Levels and technology development plans.
  • Requirements Management: 🗂️ Knowledge of Requirements Management/System Engineering.
  • Certifications: 📜 INCOSE ASEP / CSEP certification.

Security Clearance:

🔒 Applicants must meet UK residency criteria for security clearance.

Why Join Us?

💥 Over 55 years of nuclear/Defence engineering expertise.

💥 Fantastic employee assistance programme, health and wellbeing resources, social benefits.

💥 Opportunities for career advancement with a focus on internal promotions.

💥 hybrid working/dynamic projects.

🌍 We champion diversity and believe in the power of varied perspectives to drive innovation. Bring your unique skills and help us shape the future!

Apply now to make a significant impact in a leading engineering team!

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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