Our Vacancy

Senior / Principal Process EngineerWarrington

  • Nuclear
  • Permanent /
  • Warrington
  • 18/09/23
  • 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

Senior / Principal Process Engineer


Permanent / Contract (Inside IR35)

The role is for a Senior / Principal Process Engineer working within the Box Encapsulation Plant (BEP) Process Intelligent Customer (IC) team to provide assurance, assistance and oversight for the full scope of process design work being delivered by the BEP Design Team (Joint Venture).

The role also includes responsibility for the update, production and ensuring the correct governance of various technical reports, assessments and specifications to support the delivery of BEP.

A Senior / Principal Process Engineer with experience of Nuclear Process Engineering design with production of key process design deliverables and technical documentation for a major new build project. The role is to provide additional support to the existing Process IC Team and report to the Process Responsible Engineer (RE). The role therefore requires the candidate to integrate with the existing Process IC team, bringing previous demonstrable experience in the delivery of full life-cycle solutions for significant major projects.

To be effective in this role the candidate will require resilience, strong leadership, communication and co-ordination skills, with the ability to manage priorities and demands.

My profile

  • Minimum BEng / BSc Process / Chemical Engineering degree (or equivalent).
  • Experience in Nuclear Design.
  • Able to achieve Baseline security clearance (minimum).
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering previous significant/major projects through all phases of design delivery and support through to finalised delivery of operating plants.
  • Ability to provide Intelligent Customer oversight to Process Engineering Design.
  • Fulfil role of ‘Designer’ under the CDM Regulations.
  • Understanding of the design process related practices and experience (preferably at all stages of design life-cycle, concept and front end through to detail design and manufacture, testing, installation and commissioning).
  • Awareness of relevant national and international codes, specifications, standards and legislation relevant to Process Engineering Design.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Pragmatic approach to problem solving and ability to apply ‘Engineering Fit for Purpose Judgement’ where appropriate.
  • Chartered Chemical Engineer.
  • Baseline security cleared.
  • Understanding of NEC3 contracts.
  • Experience of implementing R&D / technical work into plant design.
  • Design and commissioning experience of grout / powder handling   facilities.

The role holder should preferably hold SC clearance or have started their application, with the belief that there should be no grounds for this level of clearance to be denied.

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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