I&C Engineer


I&C Engineer

Next-Generation Nuclear Power Design


Sector: Nuclear New Build

Category: Engineering

Join Holtec Britain, a member of the Holtec International family; a global leader in designing an unconditionally safe and secure source of clean energy. Holtec has received funding from the FNEF to advance its SMR programme, and is building its brand new team based in Bristol.

As an I&C Engineer, you’ll play a crucial role in authoring and reviewing I&C engineering documents and developing the I&C safety case chapter for submission to regulatory authorities.


  • Develop nuclear safety functional requirements for I&C systems.
  • Author I&C system descriptions and platform description documents.
  • Prepare I&C reliability and qualification reports and assessments.
  • Support the development of the I&C chapter of the Safety Case for submission in the SMR-300+ GDA.
  • Prepare and deliver presentations to internal and external organisations, including nuclear regulators.
  • Defend I&C design positions.
  • Play an active role in a project-driven and highly integrated engineering team.

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in integrated digital plant control design, particularly control and protection systems and diverse actuation systems.
  • Familiarity with applicable IEEE, IEC, ISA, and ANSI codes and standards, including nuclear-specific standards.
  • Ability to work independently and balance competing priorities.
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation, and communication skills.
  • Eligible to work under 10 CFR Part 810.

Bristol offers a vibrant community with excellent amenities, schools, and a high quality of life. It provides easy access to various attractions and is well-connected to Wales, the Midlands and the South.

This is a remarkable opportunity to contribute to the development of next-generation nuclear power technology with a global leader. If you’re seeking a dynamic role in an emerging technology and energy marketplace, apply now to be part of our multidisciplinary team.

Click the apply button now to send your CV, and we’ll reach out to discuss the role in more detail. Even if your CV isn’t updated, please send the most recent version, and let’s discuss your recent experience over the phone.

For further information contact Clare O’Brien at Thomas Thor via email at c.obrien@thomas-thor.com or call 0117 450 1125.

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