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Our Vacancy

Civil/Structural Engineer

  • Defence
  • Permanent /
  • Glasgow
  • 11/05/24
  • On site

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

Every day, our 7,500 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

Your Role:

Become a pivotal member of our team at the Defence Infrastructure project team in Glasgow as a Civil/Structural Engineer. Your key responsibilities include:

🛠️ Identifying project requirements and stakeholder needs.

🛠️ Providing engineering support and aiding in project optioneering.

🛠️ Reviewing project documentation and overseeing detailed design activities.

🛠️ Conducting technical assessments of contractors’ work and supervising construction activities.

🛠️ Specifying and supervising commissioning/decommissioning processes.

🛠️ Collaborating with stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle.

🛠️ Ensuring compliance with Environment, Health, Safety, Security, and Quality standards.

🛠️ Contributing to the development and delivery of training.

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🔹 HNC in Civil Engineering.

🔹 Basic health and safety training for site visits.


🔹 Chartered Engineer (MICE and/or MIStructE) status.

🔹 Nuclear safety case training.


🔹 Civil/structural engineering expertise.

🔹 Design and assessment of industrial steel, reinforced concrete, and maritime structures.

🔹 Knowledge of relevant codes, UK standards and Euro codes 0,1,2,3 and 8

🔹 Experience across concept design, detailed design, and construction stages.

🔹 Security clearance required; Sole UK national or ability to gain 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.

💥 2 days remote work per week.


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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