Senior/Principal Safety Engineers Jobs in Plymouth – England – UK at Babcock

Title: Senior/Principal Safety Engineers

Company: Babcock

Location: Plymouth – England – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Management

Salary: Salary 36509.45 GBP Yearly GBP 36509.45 YEAR

Senior/Principal Safety Engineers, Nuclear Infrastructure

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Help us to create the naval base and dockyard of the future, supporting the Royal Navy’s current submarine fleets and ready to receive the next generation of naval platforms. We are looking for safety engineers who are confident at designing complex, high-value assets and projects. In return, you will receive a competitive salary, good benefits package and the unbeatable quality of life that comes with living in one of the most beautiful corners of the UK.

* Subject to qualifications and experience

Western Europe’s largest naval base

For more than three hundred years, engineers have been shaping the dockyard to ensure it supports the fleet and protects the nation. We need you to help continue this tradition, transforming, sustaining and improving Devonport to meet the demands of the Royal Navy for the next hundred years.

Comprising of 14 dry docks, four miles of waterfront and 25 tidal berths, Devonport is the base for numerous surface vessels as well as the base and refit centre for the Trafalgar-class nuclear-powered submarines. Devonport has also recently been selected as the base port for the Navy’s new Type 26 frigates and will become the maintenance centre for the future submarine programme, including Astute and Dreadnought class.

Your role in Babcock

You will be responsible for providing Babcock’s operations with specialist knowledge and support relating to nuclear and radiological safety, including radiological protection and human factors, and to ensure Babcock’s ongoing compliance with regulations. We are looking for individuals to support both new-build infrastructure as well as projects relating to the development of existing dockyard and naval base assets.

Duties could include

Provide nuclear and radiological knowledge and support to the business.

Ensure compliance with statutory legislation and the terms of the site licence.

Deliver nuclear safety cases and licencing plans

Develop and implement nuclear safety processes and standards

Provide technical advice on nuclear safety assessment processes and policy

Skills and qualifications

Qualified to degree level in a relevant engineering or scientific discipline

Chartered Engineer or able to attain chartership status

Nuclear safety policy and methodology

Safety case development leadership

Nuclear facility licensing and authorisation

Experienced in leading, motivating and supporting design teams.

W hat you will get from Babcock

A job that matters

– the opportunity to play a role in our nation’s security


– complex projects in a unique environment


– not the view from your average office window

Great work/life balance

– long-term prospects in a beautiful part of the country

A chance to leave your mark

– help us to write the next chapter in our 300-year history


At Babcock we’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. You will receive a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You’ll benefit from excel…

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