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Nuclear Safety Manager

  • 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: BBBH82504_1716540057

Are you an experienced Nuclear Safety Manager 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.

They are looking to recruit a Nuclear Safety Manager on a permanent basis who will be responsible for the overall coordination of activities for the Team and overarching delivery of Safety activities for the power generation projects.

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring the operational management of the Safety Team to secure delivery of Safety activities against the contract with the Client, on time and right first time,
  • Ensuring that the safety activities schedule is consistent with the project needs and resources required are appropriately staffed,
  • Ensuring that possible design changes are suitably analysed and technical issues identified and resolved by the relevant safety technical expertise,
  • Managing the interfaces with stakeholders across the Responsible Designer and Client organisations, in particular to secure the replication justification activities,
  • Overseeing the formal review of technical deliverables produced by the Safety team and approve them,
  • Reporting on Safety Team progress across multiple Project forums and accounting for any gaps in hours/costs for Safety as required.


  • Degree qualified Engineer (in an appropriate scientific or engineering discipline),
  • Strong knowledge of Nuclear Safety generally and EPR or PWR designs in special
  • Over 5 years of experience in a relevant position such (preferably from a highly regulated industry),
  • The ability to take a strategic view with good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate at all levels,
  • Motivated and disciplined with an ability to work to deadlines and prioritise work across multiple workstreams,
  • Ability to review technical documents which present complex arguments clearly,
  • Strong organisational and communication skills, able to liaise between multiple stakeholders and maintain a clear overview for specific topics,
  • 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 ***