Work Control Engineer

Posted 10 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
DisciplineEngineering Skilled Trades Recruitment
Contact NameStewart Bryson

Job description

Contract Length: 24 months

Location: Annan (4-day week, Monday-Thursday, 9.25 per day)

IR35: Inside

Client qualify for GIS: Yes (Disability Confident Scheme and Armed Forces Covenant

The main duties and responsibilities of the Work Control Engineer would be to:

  • Demonstrate safe, effective and ethical working behaviours.
  • Adhere to management system requirements for engineering activities.
  • Deliver engineering tasks to schedule, budget and quality requirements.
  • Maintain and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security and quality and be a great team player.
  • Identify and escalate business risk arising from condition of engineered systems and structures.
  • Demonstrate adherence to management system requirements and relevant technical standards.
  • Engage with company delivery and administrative requirements; report own and team progress honestly and clearly, communicate in an engaging manner, support performance management.
  • Optimise the delivery of Operations Engineering.
  • Interface with other government departments
  • Work with team leaders
  • Provision of specified services to internal and external customers, to agreed standards.
  • Maintain awareness of developments in own trade and apply to own workplace where appropriate.
  • Provision of timely reporting for key stakeholders.
  • Comparison and analysis of trends within the Project and identification of risk and opportunities
  • Review, acceptance and integration of cost estimates and forecasts provided by Contractors and suppliers.
  • Adherence to governance and Cost standards and procedures
  • Ensure all Project documents, Sensitive Nuclear Information, is correctly marked, and protected in accordance with policies and procedures.


  • Demonstrable Planning experience
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in a Co-ordinating role
  • Experience working with multiple departments
  • The ability to be flexible in your work
  • Understanding of Maximo (Desirable)
  • Knowledge & experience of MS Project (Desirable)

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
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.