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  • Title:

    Principal Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £45 - £52 per hour

  • Contact:

    Chris Stevenson

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Principal Engineer

Ref 10832

Inside IR35

Sitec a Belcan Company have a requirement for a Principal Engineer to be based on a Defence and Military Dockyard Plymouth. This is a contract role with an estimated duration of 6 months with the potential to be extended. Candidates must have valid SC Clearance as you will be needed on Site from Day 1.

Principal Engineer Responsibilities;

Lead and manage one or more technical design packages agreeing project related objectives, managing designer performance and making appropriate technical management responses

Ensure that the design documentation covers the scope of operations required by the Project Manager and is produced to agreed standards, schedule and budget.

Plan for effective project implementation, identifying key factors and leading the project's technical planning process.

Ensuring effective Quality Management Arrangements, operate and deliver through compliance with Client's Business Management System and Technical Manual.

Ensure that the processes and activities being managed are appropriately documented with appropriate records maintained and configuration and quality controls applied.

Ensure that staff and contractors are familiar with the hazards and risks associated with the work undertaken by the delegated engineering team through effective management and communication of the Risk Assessment.

Qualifications and Experience Requirements

A degree in an appropriate engineering discipline.

Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council.

  • Design of high and low voltage electrical distribution systems;
  • Design of control & instrumentation systems;
  • Design of Communications and data systems;
  • Design of electrical building services;

Experience of substantiation of SIL and high integrity systems for justification of Nuclear Safety functions.

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan