Role description

Duties and Responsibilities

· Define and maintain the Safety Database comprising all design incident scenario’s that forms the basis of Integrated Safety Analysis, Plant Safety Cases and License safety justifications;

· Contribute to development of the Safety Case in new/modification projects;

· Develop and maintain in-depth knowledge of facility’s process design and licensing basis regarding human, industrial and in particular nuclear safety;

· Lead safety assessments, i.e. HAZID/HAZOP/FMEA;

· Evaluate ReAct/BCI events, manage learning from experience program within DA organisation;

· Perform technical and quality reviews of a wide array of engineering and technical products. Advanced experience levels also perform reviews of non-typical documents and situations. Including license and legislation reviews (and maintaining such qualifications);

· Develop resolution of technical problems in accordance with established procedures and available vendor documents (including but not limited to: Non-conformance Evaluations, Operability Determinations, and Quality Level determinations);

· Apply industrial safety and radiological safety practices in the performance of all field activities and engineering functions

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

Experience required:

· Facilitator in safety assessments such as HAZOP, FMEA, Failure Tree Analysis, SWIFT

· SIL analysis and impact analysis.

· Demonstrate nuclear engineering capabilities in process technology and/or safety; Understanding of design (safety) standards and norms and its application in process/nuclear industry.

· Multiple years of experience in computational physics/mathematics.

Specific knowhow and technical skills:

· Understanding of basic principles and laws in nuclear physics and criticality/dosimetry safety.

· Ability to model and simulate complex stationary and dynamic integrated process systems with respect to criticality and radiological physics.


· Essential: Bachelor’s Degree in Physics, Process Technology, Nuclear Science or a Professional Engineer (PE) license obtained by accredited examination in associated areas.

· Preferred: Master’s Degree or PhD from an accredited college or university in Physics, Chemistry, Advanced Technology, Mechanical Engineering or Nuclear Engineering

Behavioural competencies:

· Driving for Results: Focuses on new and better ways of achieving goals; makes changes that produce a noticeable improvement.

· Focus on performance: Demands high performance and quality, makes known the consequences of non-performance.

· Customer Orientation: Understands the customer’s business and needs and works to find appropriate solution to make the difference, ahead of the competition.

· Going Beyond the Data: Analytical skills to understand complex issues and to see patterns and trends and find solutions.

· Working Collaboratively: Promotes works collaboratively with Design & Engineering Teams Group-wide.

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