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Electrical Engineer

  • Job reference: 930621
  • Location: Dunbar, East Lothian
  • Salary: Up to GBP288 per day + Ltd Co
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Electrical Engineering
  • Date posted: 02/04/2020


Electrical Engineer

Torness Power Station

Contract - 12 months

Rate - £36 per hour Ltd Co

Orion Group are working alongside a nuclear engineering company in order to recruit an Electrical Engineer. This position is initially for a minimum of 12 months based at Torness Power Station, on a contract basis.

As the Electrical Engineer you will be responsible for and duties will include:

  • Ensure compliance by personnel and subcontractors with the requirements of the clients Project Safety Plan, The Nuclear Health, safety, Environmental and Welfare Plan and associated documents and legislation.
  • Ensure that work is undertaken to specification by the implementation of safe working methods.
  • Actively assist with the production and delivery of documentation for the work-pack.
  • Ensure personnel are appropriately briefed to safely undertake the duties within their control.
  • Ensure that the work is supervised, checked and accepted in accordance with the relevant specifications, drawings and standards of workmanship.
  • Liaise with designers and / or technical experts to ensure correct interpretation of their requirements and obtain authorisation for modifications as a consequence of local conditions.
  • Ensure the implementation of the Project Execution Plan (PEP)
  • Improve safety performance to meet Company targets
  • Produce, and maintain in a timely manner, the documentation required for their part of the works. This includes Implementation Quality Plans, Method Statements, and Risk Assessments etc.
  • Identify the need for 'in-service' training, for him/herself (and those under his/her control) and to advise management accordingly. Such training will be relevant to both specific tasks and projected career development.
  • Comply with the rules and regulations, permit systems and safety requirements in force and to promote these requirements within working parties.


  • You will be an experienced Electrical Engineer.
  • You will have Nuclear / Power Station experience.
  • You should be qualified to at least HNC level or above.
  • Good communication and team building skills.
  • Will need either CTC/SC clearance.

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.