Company: Jacobs
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Cumbria, England, United Kingdom

At Jacobs, we're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of approximately 52,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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Key Responsibilities include:

The SAP mechanical will carry out a guidance/advisory role to Mechanical Commissioning Engineers and Technicians on the BEPDT project.
The SAP Mechanical is responsible for:
Ensuring Safety is the highest priority on the project with a continued strive towards Zero Harm. Ensuring that they are a role model for all aspects of safety, ensuring a proactive approach to nuclear, radiological, conventional and environmental safety
Mechanical guidance to the BEPJV commissioning team.
Appointing and auditing Process Plant and Equipment 'Nominated Persons (NP)', as well as ensuring BEPJV isolations are carried out in compliance with Clients process
Approving 'non preferred' isolations outside of NP authority
Using BEP plantwide systems and plant item knowledge as well as knowledge of the Company Safety Rules,safety rules Procedures, Company Safety Instructions, BEPDT safety procedures and any relevant Client Safety Rules to achieve a safe delivery of BEP.
Ensures the mechanical discipline is acting in compliance with Nuclear Site Licence Condition 21 and HSG 253 (The safe Isolation of plant and equipment)
Authority/Contact to commissioning on PSSR's/LOLER and how to be managed on Client sites ensuring statutory compliance.
BEPDT Client specific - familiar with client Process Plant and equipment isolations process/documentation SLP's, training requirements etc.
Liaison with Client and Competent person (PSSR's) with respect to Written Scheme of Examination compliance/handover.
Provides mechanical engineering subject matter expert (SME) input and support to the BEPJV commissioning team.
Carries out the Client nominated 'Mechanical Authorised person (AP)' role on BEP.


Required Experience:
  • Time served in the mechanical discipline.
  • PSSR/LOLER Subject Matter Expert (SME)
  • Knowledge of MSSS/BEP process systems
  • Preference for HND Mechanical Engineering or equivalent or route to achieve the qualification
  • Aware of Machinery directive, CDM, CE marking, relevant machinery build and test specifications i.e BS466, BS7121
  • Management of safety/working safely IOSH

Our Culture

At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go 'BeyondZero' by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.
We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall. We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.

When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values.
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Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.
JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.