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Nr Bridgwater, GB

Career Area:  Nuclear Development

Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer, Hinkley Point C (HPC), Permanent, Competitive Salary and Benefits

The Opportunity


#WeAreEDF and are leading the transition to a cleaner, low emission electric future, tackling climate change and helping Britain achieve net zero. 

The Joint Design Office (JDO) was created by EDF to reinforce Hinkley Point C’s site-based engineering capability to allow for a quicker response to on site engineering queries and problems. Among its main aims, The JDO is committed to managing the changes to Civil, Mechanical and Electrical design during construction according to safety, quality, schedule and cost. 

Created with EDF’s new nuclear engineering division (DIPNN UK) and Edvance UK, a primary benefit of this organisation is to save time on construction by having on-site reactive answers and solutions, allowing construction teams to continue their activities with minimal delay. The JDO also protects Responsible Designer teams, in France, and allows them time to focus on core engineering design. 

The Person


As an experienced Civil Engineer, you will be part of EDF’s Joint Design Office, and will support the Civils Team Lead in modifying and adapting the design of civil structures and substantiating the adapted design of the structures on the Hinkley Point C project, specifically for the Nuclear Island (NI). The Civil Engineer will be supported by a group of detailed designers. 

Your main responsibilities will be:

•    Modifying reinforced structure designs
•    Maintaining QA procedures in delivering the Civil Work design
•    Working with the CAD designers in the preparation of the design drawings/models
•    Managing engineering changes in line with company procedures
•    Liaising with colleagues in Edvance Paris (Malakoff)

The Skills


You will be able to demonstrate:

•    Degree Qualified in related engineering discipline or equivalent experience
•    Experience of large scale complex civil design projects in nuclear, energy, oil & gas or public sector works
•    Experience of working in a design office
•    Experience on projects dealing with material interfaces


•    Charted status or willingness to achieve chartered status
•    Experience using TEKLA, PDMS tools

Competitive Salary & Benefits


We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including a pension scheme, a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle, and the opportunity to earn a bonus.  

Please let us know if you require flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application.  We’re happy to talk flex in line with the requirements of this opportunity.

Why EDF?

#WeAreEDF and are leading the transition to a cleaner, low emission electric future, tackling climate change and helping Britain achieve net zero.  

We are leading the UK's nuclear renaissance, we’re constructing a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point C, with plans for new power stations at Sizewell C in Suffolk and Bradwell B in Essex.  Around a fifth of the UK's electricity is generated by our eight nuclear power stations, helping power our customers' homes and businesses.  
At EDF, everyone’s welcome. It’s a powerful statement of our intent to make sure we’re about the people who work with us – a rich and unique mix of backgrounds and experiences that’s vital to shaping a strong and fresh-thinking organisation like ours. Whoever you are and wherever you come from, we’ll embrace the difference you bring and give you opportunities to thrive and succeed.

Join us. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero.


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