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Employment Type:  Full/Part Time
Employment Period:  Permanent
Salary:  £35,000 - £75,000 depending on experience

Gloucester, GB Flexible, GB London, GB

Career Area:  Nuclear Development

Safety Case Engineers (Sizewell C)

A career that will deliver change. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero.


Location: Gloucester (flexible working arrangements available) 

Employment type: Permanent

Employment basis: The role is expected to be a full- time position however we are open to discussing a more flexible or part- time approach where possible

Salary: £35,000 - £75,000 depending on experience, plus bonus and other benefits  

The Opportunity


Are you looking for a career which is rewarding, at the cutting edge of project development and where you can really make a difference? Come and join our expanding Sizewell C (SZC) team and work on one of the most exciting projects in the UK, whilst being at the forefront of the UK’s climate change agenda and energy policy. The SZC Project is a ~£20bn nuclear new build project in Suffolk which is currently seeking planning approval and financing from HMG and investors, with a view to start construction in 2023. When completed, it will provide dependable electricity to 6 million homes for 60 years, which along with renewables, will support Britain to achieve Net Zero by 2050.

We now have a fantastic opportunity for several Safety Case Engineers to join the SZC Design Authority (DA), in either the Safety Case Programmes Branch or the Maintain Design Integrity Branch, with applications from candidates with various levels of experience welcome. 

Our teams are set up to work flexibly. If you’re able to travel to the office to collaborate with your team and stakeholders when required, you can be based anywhere in the UK. We provide a full suite of IT equipment to ensure that our employees can work from home comfortably and effectively. 

The Role


You’ll help ensure nuclear safety and maintain design integrity for the SZC project within the Design Authority - responsible for managing the production of the SZC safety reports, the configurations of the safety case, and performing technical studies including internal and external hazards. 

As an intelligent customer, you’ll advise the SZC project teams and the Responsible Designer on the adequacy of safety case and safety case deliverables. 

Ultimately, you’ll understand the Licence Condition and design change processes for the project, in order to support the development of changes to the safety case. 

The Skills


You’ll have a technical understanding of safety case management and production, ideally within the nuclear industry. 

If you’re a Chartered engineer or working towards Chartership, that’d be strongly desirable as would a degree or equivalent experience in a related discipline. 

If the above sounds like you then we’d love to hear from you!


A full job description is available on request. 


Power in Diversity


Sizewell C is a great place to work, where everyone is welcome.

To fulfil our commitment of doing the power of good for Britain, our ambition is to have a workforce which reflects and benefits the society we are part of and serve.  Every worker on SZC, wherever they are, should help to create and experience the right environment where everyone on the team understands, respects and embraces diversity with a culture where everyone is treated with equal respect and are all given equal access to opportunities.  By valuing the different points of view and experiences that having a diverse team brings, and by fostering an inclusive climate, we will create a great place to work and a more successful project. 

We create the right environment where people feel able to bring their whole selves to work. Whilst working together there is mutual trust and appreciation created through the building of meaningful relationships with one another.

Everyone is able to get the most from their work and the workplace, and in return, give their best.

Competitive Salary and Benefits


We’re dedicated to offering flexible benefits that support our people across all aspects of their lives and we’re delighted to offer a range of benefits to support our employees’ physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. 

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a market-leading company pension scheme, paid holidays and a range of flexible benefits, such as: a company incentive bonus plan, health cover, cycle to work scheme, discounts and employee pricing.

Please let us know if you’d like to discuss flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application.

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