Waste Engineer - Nuclear

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Waste Engineer - Nuclear


Hinkley Point A

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Waste Engineer - Radioactive

We are looking for a Waste Engineer with experience of nuclear waste Management. This is more of an office-based role, carrying out investigations and continuous improvement by preparing safety cases and work instructions. You will be restarting a comms project, to look at fingerprints, categorisation of waste & manage/discuss the waste team on route of waste

Based at Hinkley Point with regular travel to Oldbury.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

- Provision of technical support within the Waste Management organisation.
- To provide technical support to projects and relay the clear expectations of waste management.
- Provide technical support to current and future project design and implementation.
- Provide authoritative advice for internal and external stakeholders.
- Carry out timely investigation of events as required and identify improvements.
- Commit to continuous improvement of waste programmes/strategies.
- Contribute to the effective development and delivery of training within own area of specialism.
- Design, delivery and evaluation of training, acting as coach and mentor.
- Support colleague`s learning and development through knowledge sharing, task instruction etc.
- As a customer-focused individual, the post holder will be expected to support delivery within his or her range of skills, knowledge, experience and competence.
- Comply with the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality policies, procedures, work instructions and risk assessments.Support the continuous improvement of Health, Safety Environment and Quality.
- Support the effective deployment of company-wide policies, processes, systems and procedures ensuring that at all time the business remains compliant. This includes, but is not limited to, the need to comply with the company`s Equality and Diversity Policy and undertake identified associated learning and development activities.
- The post holder may be required to fulfil a role in the Site Emergency Scheme.

In addition, a Waste Engineer at a site has the following responsibilities:

- Collate technical waste performance information for analysis against waste management performance objectives and schedule for the Life Time Plan.
- Assist in preparation of safety cases under the plant modification procedure.
- Assist in specification of work instruction, documentation and processes.

Essential qualifications:

- HNC/HNC in a scientific, environmental or engineering discipline
- Knowledge of environmental issues including practices, policies, legislation and stakeholders relating to radioactive and non-radioactive waste management
- Relevant experience in nuclear industry in areas of waste management


- Experience in developing waste inventories together with records management
- RWA certificate
- Dangerous goods safety advisor certificate
- International movement of dangerous goods certificate

As well as the specific experience required above you will have the necessary qualifications, skills & experience to take control of this requirement from its inception to its completion.

If you meet the experience above please call/mail me asap for more info. Thank you


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