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Head of Nuclear Island Buildings Team

  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Emma Bainbridge
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 05 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82503_1716554158

Are you an experienced Head of Nuclear looking for your next opportunity? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you…

My client is an international leader in nuclear energy with a strong reputation for innovative solutions and high-value technologies. They are currently working on a number of industry leading power generation projects and as such as are looking to expand their talent team here.

The Nuclear Island Buildings Manager is the senior manager responsible for managing their Buildings Integrated Team and the delivery of all associated design activities for the secure project to safety, quality, design maturity, time and cost requirements.

You will be responsible for:

  • The overall Products integration within the Integrated Team scope covering all disciplines within the buildings e.g. civils, layout, MEH, equipment, steelworks, transverse/hazard studies, technical integration
  • The overall delivery to the project safety, quality, schedule, cost and design maturity requirements of all Products in scope of the integrated team;
  • The delivery of all Post-CS2/post-delivery activities associated with the Nuclear Island Buildings scope;
  • Being the main point of contact for the HPC Project for all day to day operational management of HPC Nuclear Island Buildings design delivery;
  • Ensuring the timely and quality resolution of technical topics and open points associated with the scope of the integrated team;
  • Management and reporting of all Risks & Opportunities (existing, updated, new) for Nuclear Island Buildings Team;
  • Management of the interfaces with other integrated teams for the HPC project;
  • Management of the relationship with all internal and external stakeholders and the client.


  • Degree Level or equivalent in a relevant subject;
  • At least 5 years' experience in senior engineering / leadership / project management;
  • Nuclear New Build, EPR or PWR experience;
  • Robust knowledge and extensive experience of the EPR design and engineering processes;
  • Project and delivery management experience;
  • Good understanding of requirements and expectations of UK laws, regulations, nuclear industry operating experience and best practices;
  • Leadership experience in a highly regulated, technical environment;
  • Excellent communication, organisational and people engagement skills;
  • Ability to build strong, collaborative relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders;
  • Exemplary team and pastoral management skills;
  • French language skills (highly desirable)

The package:

  • You'll receive a very competitive salary (£££ offered depends on level of experience) and other benefits including pension, life assurance and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

How to apply:

  • This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.

*** Please note this role require UK security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***