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Site Electrical Engineer

  • Job reference: 917544
  • Location: Kent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Date posted: 20/04/2018

Site Electrical Engineer


Duration - 3 Months

Location - Dungeness, Kent

Hours - 37 per week

Rate - Negotiable


This position would suit an electrical biased experienced, motivated individual capable of working both as a team and automatously. The role will involve working with a team of engineers and technicians in the completion of cradle to grave installations and modifications to plant and systems. Such work may include/require the following:

  • Site surveying and scope identification
  • Requirements capture and optioneering
  • Generation of health, safety and quality documentation
  • Production of specifications (Functional & Technical)
  • Engineering of solutions to given problems
  • Creation of work packs including method statements & risk assessments
  • Maintaining safety all in works undertaken in line with regulatory and compliance policies.
  • Engineering drawings utilising AutoCAD (previous experience beneficial but not required)
  • Fault finding, testing and commissioning of plant
  • Undertake and supervise mechanical installations
  • Secondary roles within the team as required by the Engineer in Charge (e.g. RoES,
  • Radiological Protection Supervisor)
  • Identifying issues/improvements/recommendations to plant and equipment
  • Working at height, in confined spaces and within radiological controlled areas.
  • Basic IT skills required (e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Flexibility with working hours will be required on occasion to fit in with the process nature of projects. This may include extended hours working, weekend working or night shift working in line with the working time regulations.


  • HNC in relevant discipline / Degree in relevant discipline beneficial
  • Demonstrative experience of previous work (EDF work beneficial)
  • Site Installation/Maintenance/Engineering experience (preferred) in Nuclear/Power Generation
  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • CTC Security Clearance
  • Ability to work in a heavily regulated, Safety Critical Environment

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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.

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