AWE is currently recruiting for a number of High Voltage (HV) distribution system Commissioning Managers. The role will underpin an exciting phase of Capital new build projects in support of the company’s strategic goals.
Location: Reading area
Package: £44,990 – £69,000 (depending on your suitability and level of experience) + allowance
Closing Date: 31st January 2024
As part of our People Promise, AWE (one of the best 25 big companies to work for in the UK) has a range of benefits to suit you. These include:
Time to recharge your batteries with 270 hours of annual leave (plus every other Friday off work)
Consideration for flexible working arrangements so that your work may fit in with your lifestyle. Just let us know on your application if you wish to work part time.
Opportunities for Professional Career Development that include funding for the annual membership of a relevant professional body, access to mentors and training.
Employee Assistance Programme and Occupational Health Services
A generous defined contribution Group Personal Pension (we will pay between 9% and 13% of your pensionable pay depending on your own contribution)
Discounts – access to savings on a wide range of everyday spending
Special Leave Policy including paid time off for volunteering, public service (including reserve forces) and caring for your family.
A host of voluntary & core benefits to suit your health and wellbeing – more information available on our careers site.
What will you be required to do?
Provide management and governance to maintain and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security and quality across all areas of engineering with specific specialist knowledge within Commissioning and, where required, the nuclear environment
Be responsible for the professional development, performance and ethical standards of the staff within their responsibility and reporting chain.
Appropriately organise Commissioning Teams and ensure key personnel are demonstrably competent to undertake their roles safely and securely.
Ensure that commissioning activities follow the appropriate Project Delivery Map from design support through to handover and completions to end user.
Where applicable ensuring safety systems and user requirements are verified to defined acceptance criteria
Ensure commissioning records are maintained to support project handover.
Be responsible for task management to meet the professional standards, performance and integrity of the work and reporting information necessary to support the project and business objectives.
Whilst not considered a checklist, candidates should be able to demonstrate:
Project and Commissioning Management experience of commissioning and practical commissioning in HV Distribution projects
People management skills and process experience
Commissioning experience within High Voltage electrical distribution discipline
Experience of managing and working with teams’ contractors and supply chain partners
Strong stakeholder communication skills
Membership of an appropriate professional institute as an incorporated engineer with equivalent academic or vocational certification (Desirable)
Candidates must be willing and able to obtain and maintain the necessary security clearance for the role and be willing and able to work in designated areas.