Mechanical & Piping Construction Engineer

Salary: Negotiable

Industry: Nuclear

Job Type: Contract

Location: North West

Reference: 27741-rp

Expiration date: 20 October 2017

Project: Working on site at Sellafield full-time delivering a multi-million pound project.

Job Role:

  • Mechanical Piping Engineer reporting to the Piping Installation Manager to support the overall implementation of the
  • installation strategy and framework for the designated project. The construction engineer will be required to:
  • Manage materials, plant and labour.
  • Ensure all systems, design information, procedures and quality systems are effectively communicated.
  • Support the project delivery teams, verifying the work of others, providing technical support.
  • Lead or support assurance on projects through conducting audits and regular meetings with project teams.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with relevant customers including technical consultants and suppliers, managing their input in the design, development, pricing and delivery of technical solutions on site.
  • Provide coaching and motivation to the project team.
  • Ensure that the engineering is efficiently managed so that it is fit for purpose from conception right through installation and maintenance.
  • Ensure the efficient operation of procurement, material control policies and procedures; providing assistance in producing accurate and current procurement schedules and cost information/reports.
  • Ensure the customer requirements are clearly understood and that Quality Control mechanisms are in place that provide assurance that the asset and/or service delivers as designed/required 
  • Contribute to the accurate and efficient provision of progress and productivity reports weekly and monthly to senior management.
  • Provide concise and accurate feedback on project performance against estimate to the estimating function.
  • Seek to understand and implement the appropriate digital tool sets to support the project execution.


  • Previous engineering experience and a subject matter expert in the discipline of engineering discipline are required.
  • A valid CSCS card is required.
  • Focused and thorough with the appropriate skills to advise senior management when something needs immediate redress together with the tenacity and drive to ensure that the necessary action is taken. 
  • Previous management experience within the construction or relevant support services industries, together with a strong understanding of technical issues and trends in the relevant sectors, including specialist markets is required.