Senior Engineering Manager


  • Company:
    Wood
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

Wood Nuclear is recruiting for a Senior Engineering Manager. As the demand for Wood’s services continues to grow, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Engineering Manager to join our Nuclear business in the South West of the UK, with an initial focus on the delivery of multi-disciplinary site infrastructure projects. Wood Nuclear works closely with customers and partners across the defence, nuclear and power generation industries, delivering a wide range of engineering projects and services.  Our experience of supporting the UK submarine programme and every nuclear licensee across the UK over the last 60 years means that we can offer unrivalled support and expertise to our partners, and a supportive, rewarding and enriching working environment for team members. Our business is built on long-term strategic partnerships, and a key aspect of this role will be the delivery of successful and cost-efficient projects within an evolving and collaborative programme environment. ResponsibilitiesCompetent at managing and leading large multi-disciplinary engineering teams.Familiar with project work sequence, activities and deliverables for engineering disciplines at any project phase with knowledge and understanding of a contract.Ensures the project Quality Management System supports deliverables preparation and method of execution.Able to generate and authorise key documents including those directing Engineering strategy and implementation.Understands and manages the technical scope.Ensures instructions are issued to allow work to progress and facilitates agreement between conflicting requirements and leads way forward.Able to challenge working method and deliverables and ensures project team know and comply with project scope.Develops and manages the engineering input to the project schedule and drives the Engineering Team to comply with the requirements, meet milestones and Key Performance Indicators.Ensures that requirements for design verification are identified, scheduled and resourcedUnderstands the project Health, Safety, Environment and Security (HSES) issues and ensures these are handled correctly.Identifies risk and implements mitigations.Degree qualified in a related engineering or technical discipline (or comparable experience).Have a proven track record in Engineering Management and leading multi-discipline engineering teams.Extensive experience of project delivery on civil nuclear and/or defence sites.Experience of multi-disciplinary engineering projects, design and build contracts and on-site projects.A strong understanding of applicable HSE legislation and regulations, including CDM.Commercially astute and understand the different approaches required to managing lump sum and reimbursable work.A broad technical knowledge combined with excellent leadership skills.Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com   We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.