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I&C Commissioning Lead

  • Job reference: 931618
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Date posted: 07/08/2020

Role: Instrumentation and Controls Lead

Location: Bristol

Background: This role is for a member of a large integrated team providing high quality design, engineering knowledge & expertise.

The mission will turn to a site commissioning support activity for I&C systems. During this second phase, the I&C Commissioning Lead will be based at Hinkley Point site, either in the frame of the commissioning support or in charge of the execution of the tests. This role reports to the Instrumentation and Commissioning Lead.


  • Daily technical coordination of the commissioning documentation progress entrusted to the commissioning group located in Bristol (called ECW)
  • Management of the technical interfaces UK & France (e.g. I&C engineering, commissioning group located in France and in charge of a portion of the I&C commissioning deliverables) or suppliers (e.g. FRAMATOME delivering TXS and UNICORN safety systems) or CNEPE (in charge of the Conventional Island). It aims at making sure the commissioning set of deliverables related to the main I&C systems will meet the requirements in terms of test coverage (no gaps) and use a consistent method for their production regardless of the authors (surveillance activity)
  • Support to NNB (plant's owner) for any technical and organisational aspects related to I&C systems commissioning
  • Elaboration and/or review of some of the UK based commissioning deliverables
  • Participation in test bay tests for the execution of the PTP

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Engineering degree in automation field
  • At least one significant experience in I&C commissioning activities based on TXP plat-form
  • Experience in previous EPR or other nuclear projects
  • Knowledge of how a PWR operate
  • Experience of working in a fast pace engineering project environment
  • Sound knowledge in TXP technology eg ES 680 Engineering and Commissioning Tools, OM 690 Operating and Monitoring System, DS 670 Diagnosis system , Bus systems including Industrial Ethernet and Profibus DP fieldbus)

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to add value in this role please take the time to apply using the link below. Or feel free to contact for more information

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