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Engineer Process Technology

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    Rachel Rizzotti

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    about 2 months ago

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​​Ensuring plant designs and as-built configurations meet Urenco’s design and engineering standards as defined by the Design Authority throughout the entire life cycle of the lifecycle of the assets. These standards consist of (nuclear) safety requirements, local site license and national legislation, Urenco qualified systems and best practices.

Reporting to the Group Design Authority Manager you will be responsible for supporting the delegated Design Authority on Process Technology (expertise area), including operations technology, process system designs and plant performance analysis. You will providing governance and oversight in design development, project execution, operations and decommissioning of the facilities/assets. Please be aware that regular travel to various Urenco facilities worldwide will be required. The main areas of responsibility will include:

  • Actively promote a pro-active safety culture and perform analysis to create a learning from experience behaviour.

  • Ensure advanced plant designs comprise safety features based on best industrial practice and lessons learnt from the (nuclear) business.

  • Support the delegated design authority in the review and approval process of designs concerning the expertise area Process technology by performing design reviews.

  • Providing governance an oversight concerning detailed design and supplier manufacturing processes on request of site or group project managers.

  • Establish, control, and maintain Group Reference Design and safety case standards and requirements. Group Reference Design includes: core UF6 enrichment, critical core UF6 support system requirements, relevant UF6 de-conversion requirements, and all design and safety case requirements in support of UTD activities.

  • Support Post Implementation Reviews in to establish the feedback loop to Design Authority - from a safety/license compliance, operational and asset management perspective

We are now looking for an individual who can make a difference and add value to our existing Team. The following skills and experience will provide an indication of the types of Team Players we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Process Technology/Engineering/ Operation Technology/Advanced Technology

  • Additional post university degree/training in science/engineering relevant to the expertise area (preferred, however not essential)

  • Demonstrable capability to analyse and model complex technical design problems and define advanced design solutions

  • Ability to model and simulate complex stationary and dynamic integrated process systems with respect to process and mechanical requirements, design starting points

  • Proven experience in design and engineering

  • Recognised experience in expertise area

  • P&M expertise in (nuclear) process industry

Urenco is committed to becoming a more inclusive and diverse organisation. Female candidates, candidates from racial/ethnic minority backgrounds and candidates who identify themselves as having a disability or health condition are currently underrepresented within the Design Authority team and are particularly encouraged to apply so that we have the widest pool from which to choose the most suitable candidate.

This role is a full time, permanent role and can be based at either our Capenhurst, Gronau, Almelo or Eunice site. For more information or to apply, please contact the recruitment team at