Role description

Civil Maintenance Engineer

Hear from the hiring manager:

“The team is made up of knowledgeable and experienced professionals that provide sound engineering advice to all of our customers and ensure that the Plant & Apparatus remains available, compliant and safe. We are looking to welcome an individual that can bring their experience and knowledge to further develop and innovate our offering to the business.

Maintenance Engineering is a specialist team made up of highly skilled individuals across the full range of Engineering disciplines, i.e. Mechanical, Electrical, Civil and EC&I, with the responsibility of maintaining an appropriate Asset Management strategy.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the management and oversight of a range of civil engineering asset management projects and defects and will become a valued addition to a dynamic and pro-active group of Maintenance Engineers.”

Magnox is an exciting place to be, and this role is the perfect opportunity for you to be part of our challenging mission – to safely and successfully manage the UK’s civil nuclear legacy on behalf of the nation. To deliver our commitment, we need people like you who want to perform at an industry leading standard and be part of a team that continues to develop, innovate, and even exceed our greatest achievements.

At Magnox, we understand, and acknowledge the value of an inclusive working environment, and celebrate the diversity this brings to our workplace. Without this approach, we wouldn’t be in the position that we are now, being able to safeguard and secure the future of our organisation.

As a Civil Maintenance Engineer, you will join a is a specialist team and will be responsible for the management and oversight of a range of civil engineering asset management projects.

  • To provide civil engineering expertise in the investigation and rectification of plant and equipment defects.
  • To provide technical support, including the preparation of design and technical specifications for current and future Asset management projects and for civil engineering maintenance tasks.
  • To be a customer-focused individual to support delivery within your range of skills, knowledge, experience, and competence.

Skills and Experience

  • Educated to HNC or Engineering Degree, National Qualifications Framework (NQF) level 5/6
  • Membership of a relevant Engineering Institute with Incorporated or Chartered Status
  • Questioning attitude and willingness to research in situations where information might not be readily available

Click the apply button now to send over your CV, we will call you to discuss the role in more detail. Even if your CV is not up to date then please send the most recent version, and we can discuss your recent experience on the phone.


  • Flexible working – where possible
  • 25 days (equivalent) annual leave – option to buy or sell up to 5 days each year
  • Participation in Company Bonus Scheme (up to £4,500 per annum based on corporate objectives)
  • 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

Please be aware this role holder requires security clearance, or the ability to obtain said clearance

We value the unique differences that each of our colleagues bring to work every day and are committed to creating an environment where everyone feels respected, included, and able to perform at their best.

At Magnox we are committed to creating a workplace that is diverse and inclusive, we therefore particularly welcome applications from Women, Black, Asian and Ethnic Minorities, LGBT+ and candidates with a disability as they are all underrepresented in our workforce.

We are happy to talk flexible working where possible.

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

Lisa Morgan