AECOM Nuclear Structural Engineering Graduate - Westlakes, Cumbria in Westlakes, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Cumbria, Westlakes
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The AECOM Nuclear team, based in our Westlakes Office, provide multi-disciplinary consultancy to the nuclear industry in both the nuclear new build and decommissioning sectors. In the new build sector we are providing engineering support to the Developers of the UK’s fleet of new nuclear power stations. In the Decommissioning Sector, which requires considerable new build to enable decommissioning, AECOM provides support to the entire Nuclear Estate, including: -
Multidisciplinary design support at Sellafield
Early stage development of the Deep Geological Repository
Design and development of waste storage and disposal facilities
Multidisciplinary design support to defence projects.
Graduates commencing their careers with the AECOM are engaged into teams and paired with an experienced engineer who will guide and mentor them through the initial stages of their career whilst working on live projects. Typically these include:
Preparation of Structural element design in a variety of materials, mainly steel and concrete
Preparation of design documentation; basis of design, design method statements, specifications
Develop an understanding of highly regulated industries
Develop an understanding of Safety Cases and the supporting documentation
Develop an understanding of risk and the preparation of designers risk assessments
Liaison with project team and in particular with technicians that translate working designs into construction drawings
Under supervision complete site surveys
Please attach your up to date CV, and cover letter demonstrating your desire to work in the Nuclear Structures industry and how your skills & experience make you the ideal candidate for this position.
MEng in Civil or Structural Engineering 2:1 (or equivalent ) at an accredited university
Preferably a final year project or modules related to structures and/or nuclear structures
Enthusiastic, hard-working, technically proficient, with ambition and drive
Basic computer skills essential (Word/Excel)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Preferably Full UK driving license or equivalent that permits driving in the UK
Able to meet the requirements for security clearance in the UK
What We Offer
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Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 214971BR
Clearance Required Yes
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.