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Electrical Engineer

  • Location: Plymouth
  • Salary: £40 - £70 per hour + Negotiable, Inside IR35 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Expiry Date: 23 November 2023
  • Job Ref: BBBH81167_1697124413

Would you like to join an international defence company to support their clients by improving the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets? Due to continued investment, this global business is currently looking for an Electrical Engineer to join their existing team in Devonport (mostly remote working) on an initial 6 contract.

The Role

As an Electrical Engineer, you will be part of the Major Infrastructure Projects Business Unit. Your responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Preparing and checking designs, analyses, reports, drawings, specifications and other documents in support of Nuclear and Non-Nuclear related plant, facility and equipment within the company's licensed, authorised and operational sites, or in support of external contracts.
  • Support development, construction, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of Facilities to ensure that they comply with the design intent and DNSP's for Nuclear related Works, together with all relevant Local and National Regulations and Legislation.
  • Support the on-site inspection of DRDL assets for their construction, maintenance and modification


To succeed within the role of an Electrical Engineer, you'll have experience in a similar position and have the following skills:

  • Experience of the design support to construction, operation, refit/repair of conventional and nuclear submarines and/or facilities
  • Demonstrate relevant knowledge and skills required in the technical management of complex design development throughout the design lifecycle
  • Sound project specification, planning, project management and budgeting experience

In addition, you should also have sound understanding of engineering design and safety practice as relevant to discipline, post and project requirements.

Please note that due to security nature of this role, candidate must have lived in the UK in the last 5 years and be eligible for SC security clearance.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Increase earning potential
  • Develop your skills
  • Be appreciated and valued

If this sounds like the role for you, apply now as a start date is fast approaching!

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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