Senior Project Engineer


Senior Project Engineer

Nuclear Decommissioning Opportunity


Sector: Nuclear Decommissioning & Waste Management

Category: Engineering

Senior Project Engineer

Hear from the Hiring Manager

“My team has a unique place in Magnox, as we are responsible for delivering the designs for compliant concrete disposal packages and demonstrating the packages meet their design requirements for their 500-year life.

This involves working closely with the site-based project teams filling the package with ILW, the disposability team who are responsible for ensuring the packages can go into the UK’s Geological Disposal Facility, and Magnox’s Radioactive Waste Transport Team, as these packages will need to meet IAEA IP-2 Transport Requirements.

I am looking for a creative engineer with a strong civil bias; with experience in design and design substantiation to be the Lead Engineer for package design and the civil specialist providing guidance to the concrete box manufacturer.

Key Deliverables

  • Provide guidance to the concrete box manufacturer
  • Identify disposal package functional requirements and ensure these requirements are met
  • Produce and approve project technical specifications
  • Provide engineering solutions to complex problems
  • Carry out technical assessment and approval of contractors work

Qualifications and Experience

  • Civil Engineering qualification
  • Experience overseeing concrete production and pouring
  • Experience in design and design substantiation

Benefits Package

  • Flexible working – where possible.
  • Equivalent of 25 days (185 hours) annual leave plus Public Holidays (59.2 hours per year) – option to buy or sell up to one week each year.
  • Flexible benefits scheme – including cycle to work and reduced gym membership fees.
  • Participation in Company Bonus Scheme (up to £5,250 per annum based on corporate objectives).
  • Employee Assistance Programme including 24-hour telephone support & personal assistance service and access to an online wellbeing App.
  • Up to 13.5% employer pension contribution depending on individual contribution amount.
  • Access to training and development through the company performance management arrangements, supporting you in maintaining your personal Continuous Professional Development.

Lisa Morgan

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Lisa Morgan


Lisa is a Search and Process consultant, based in Finland, specialized in the UK nuclear market. Experience in successfully placing engineering, technical and administrative personnel on both permanent and contract assignments across different countries.

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