Civil Engineer

Somerset, United Kingdom
  • 1
2 + Years Experience

Company: Jacobs
Skills: Civil Engineering
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Somerset, United Kingdom

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About the opportunity:

A Civil Engineer is required to support the Civils Team Lead. As part of a team, under the Team Lead, the Civil Engineer will be responsible for modifying and adapting the design received from the Back Office, substantiating the adapted design of the reinforced concrete structures on the Hinkley Point C project.

The Civil Engineer will be supported by a group of detailed designers. They work closely with the Client and the Clients Tier 1 Civils Contractor.

The civil work design is made on TEKLA and used as a deliverable directly for construction activities for different tasks.

Main Activities:

As part of the Civil team, the engineer will assist in: -
• Modifying reinforced concrete structure designs compliant with the ETC-C, other relevant codes
• Maintaining the clients QA procedures in delivering the CW design
• Working and reviewing with the designers in the preparation of the design drawings/models modified
• Managing engineering changes in line with company procedures
• Liaising with colleagues in Edvance Paris (Malakoff) or Bristol

Key relationships:
• Building layout teams
• Piping layout team
• Civils team (Paris & Bristol)
• Client (HPC Site)

Level of experience:
• Engineer/Chartered Engineer

• MS Office & Outlook


Note1: This job description is not an exhaustive list of the responsibilities & activities that the job holder may be required to undertake

Note2: Based on our Client site Monday to Friday - 40 hours per week (Current remote working due to COVID-19)

Note3: Travel and Subsistence weekly allowance would be paid for this role (not paid if residing in the Bridgwater area)

Note4: Service Incentive - on completion of 12-month continuous service in post - there is a salary uplift of 5% paid

Note5: There is no parking available at HPC site. Free buses are supplied from either Bristol City Centre or from the Park & Ride facility located off the M5 Junction 23

Note6: Please provide travel plan undertake this role / salary expectation / current notice period on Cover Letter with this application


Here's What You'll Need:
• Engineering with recognised civil engineering degree
• Engineer with a minimum of 2 years' experience
• Experience in Nuclear civil work OR complex structure
• Experience in design of concrete structure
• Experience in detailed design or conceptual design in an office or on a civil construction site
• Experience on project dealing with material interfaces
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work in a team as well as on own initiative
• Results focused with the ability to meet commitments & deadlines
• Highly organised with attention to detail
• Ability to identify continuous improvements
• Fluent in English - written & verbal

• Experience with on site design support
• Experience in previous EPR or other nuclear projects
• Experience of working in a fast pace engineering project environment
• French language skills - written & verbal

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