Key Responsibilities:

  • Provision of authoritative independent nuclear safety advice to the NRPA and on-site organisations, focussed on maintaining the safety of NRP, associated systems and support facilities.
  • Being a member of Authorisation Groups on site (as required), thereby seeking assurance that nuclear safety standards are being achieved and maintained.
  • Maintaining an awareness of activities on site that may affect the immediate or through-life nuclear safety of the NRP.
  • Communicating effectively with various members of the nuclear propulsion community on-site, with headquarters staff at Birchwood and with NRPA personnel at Abbey Wood.
  • Being available to support Nuclear Accident Response Organisations.
  • Contributing to the development of safety management practices.

Here's What You'll Need:

  • Degree or equivalent professional training in relevant scientific or engineering discipline.
  • Detailed design knowledge and operational experience of the NRP (including a Category A Nuclear Watchkeeping qualification).
  • Good consultancy/communication skills and the ability to work directly and effectively with the customer and other stakeholders.
  • Ability to work as part of a dispersed team.
  • Familiarity with safety standards such as NRPA’s NSMA, JSP 518/DSA02-DNSR, or ONR SAPs.
  • UK Citizenship with security clearance to at least SC.
  • UK Driver’s Licence