Job Vacancy Reliability Engineering Manager Atomic Weapons Establishment


Job title: Reliability Engineering Manager

Company: Atomic Weapons Establishment

Job description: What if you could work with remarkable people on extraordinary things? What if the end result was something a little bit special? What if your role was mission critical?

For nearly 70 years, AWE has been at the forefront of nuclear weapons research and development. We have a critical mission: to provide the warheads for the UK’s ultimate deterrent – Trident. We also use our unique skills to provide wider UK government with counter-terrorism and nuclear threat reduction solutions.

It takes a special sort of person to work at AWE. What if that person was you?

The UK Atomic Weapons Establishment is embarking on a Replacement Nuclear Warhead programme, to ensure the UK continuous at sea deterrent.

This is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to be part of such an important mission and this key role will play a vital role leading our maintenance and reliability teams across multiple projects applying an asset management framework to a national critical mission with a developing infrastructure.

The right candidate will have a passion to inspire engineering excellence and foster collaborative and successful working relationships.

Reliability Engineering Manager

Location: Reading / Basingstoke area

Package: £55,450- £85,000 (depending on your suitability and level of experience)

AWE (one of the best 25 big companies to work for in the UK) offers an attractive array of benefits which include:

Market leading contributory pension scheme

Generous holiday entitlement 270 hours a year (inclusive of Bank Holidays) plus every other Friday off

Flexible working hours

Salary sacrifice scheme

Consideration for either full time or part time hours. Just let us know on your application if you wish to work part time

Relocation package available (terms and conditions apply)

Leading teams of Engineers, your role will be to ensure optimal delivery of Reliability Maintenance and Engineering services to ensure plant and facility availability using an Asset Management Framework. It will involve collaborating with both internal and external stakeholders and ensuring due governance and management practices to meet relevant regulations, legislations, and codes.

Though not to be considered a check list, we will be looking for candidates to demonstrate:

Previous experience leading multi-discipline teams through the engineering lifecycle

Asset Management Experience

Ability to articulate technical complexities to a range of stakeholders

Excellent interpersonal, engagement and presentation skills

Delivery of an engineering / reliability engineering capability across a manufacturing and / or research environment

An understanding and ability to apply applicable legislation and standards relevant to safety within engineering

Degree qualification, and ideally Chartered, in an engineering discipline or have proven experience working in a similar environment

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.

Experience working in a nuclear environment under licence conditions is desirable but not essential

Please note that you must be a British National to apply for a role at AWE.

AWE plays a crucial role in the defence of the United Kingdom, by providing and maintaining the warheads for the country’s nuclear deterrent. We are a centre of scientific, engineering and technological excellence, with some of the most advanced research, design and production facilities in the world. Our unique expertise also assists the UK Government in developing and delivering a range of innovative and integrated support services, including national nuclear security and counter-terrorism solutions.

AWE is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at AWE, including women, BAME and people with disabilities.

Expected salary: £55450 – 85000 per year

Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire

Job date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 01:25:33 GMT

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