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Our Vacancy

Technical Assistant

  • Defence
  • Contracting / Support Functions
  • Thurso
  • 09/06/23
  • 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

Assystem Energy & Infrastructure are recruiting for a Technical Assistant to work on our customer’s site on a 9-month+ contract basis within the nuclear industry.

The Technical Assistant role supports the administration delivery of work packages.

Role details:

Job title: Technical Assistant

Location: Caithness

Industry: Defence/Nuclear

Contract Duration: 9 months +

Hours: 37 hours per week (flexible start and finish times)

Contract type: PAYE via Umbrella


Job description and Work Specification:

  • The Technical Assistant role supports the administration delivery of work packages.

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What we are looking for:

Knowledge and experience of working on a Nuclear Authorised Site and:

  • SAP Plant Maintenance, Project Systems, Purchasing and Timebooking Modules
  • Management Information System MIS
  • Microsoft Office Software packages
  • Training System
  • Workday Support

**Security clearance**


Security clearance to a minimum of SC level will be required to be considered for this role.

Whilst we encourage applications from all nationalities, Assystem within the UK are subject to security and export control restrictions due to the nature of work to be undertaken.

These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

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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