Steel Work Engineer

Perm / Staff

Job Description

This role is a member of a large integrated team seconded into Client team focused on providing high quality design, engineering knowledge & expertise.

Assignment Scope:

An experienced steelwork engineer is required to support the steelworks (SW) pilot in the delivery of the SW programme. 

As part of the SDLT (Site Design Liaison Team), under the Lead Engineer, the Steelwork Engineer will be responsible for modifying and adapting the design received from the Back Office, substantiating the adapted design of the secondary steel platforms within the Nuclear buildings of a Nuclear New Build Project. 

Working closely with the Client and the Clients Tier 1 Civils Contractor.

Main Activities:

As part of the Steel Work (SW) team, the engineer will assist in:
Modifying steelwork platform designs compliant with the ETC-C, other relevant codes
Maintaining Client QA procedures in delivering the SW design
Working with the CAD designers in the preparation of the design drawings/models
Managing engineering changes in line with company procedures
Liaising with colleagues in Paris (Malakoff), France




Degree qualified in appropriate technical discipline
Experienced structural steel design engineer
Experience in the design of seismically qualified steel platforms and structures from concept to detailed design delivery
Experienced in the use of 3D modelling and structural analysis tools
RSTAB (or similar)
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


Knowledge / Understanding of PWRs would be an advantage
Experience in previous EPR or other nuclear projects 
Experience of working in a fast pace engineering project environment
French language skills – written & verbal

Software & Tools:

RSTAB (or similar)
MS Office & Outlook