Nuclear Safety Engineer

Bristol, United Kingdom Countrywide
01 Sep 2016
25 Nov 2016
UK 0000SR
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs employ some of the UK's most experienced and skilled technical services professionals and has grown to over 9,000 people in locations across the UK.

At Jacobs we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality, and we're looking for the most talented and passionate individuals out there to be our next generation of leaders.


We currently have an opportunity for a Nuclear Safety Engineer within our nuclear team based in Bristol. The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Independent nuclear safety review of identified engineering deliverables
  • System Design Manuals, hazard studies etc
  • Critical review of design modification safety classification
  • Provision of advice to engineering personnel on nuclear safety and nuclear regulatory issues
  • Draft, review, revise and issuing procedural Nuclear Safety Mission documents
  • Routine reporting of Nuclear Safety Mission activities
  • Preparing KPI data for the Nuclear Safety Policy dashboard
  • Provision of nuclear safety-related awareness training
  • Contributing to the development of Nuclear Professionalism
  • Communicating nuclear safety-related information
  • Identifying ways of improving the level of nuclear safety awareness and staff engagement
  • Monitor and advise on international developments in nuclear safety

An engineering or science graduate with relevant post graduate experience with knowledge of nuclear safety codes and standards and experience in the application of nuclear safety principles and regulations in nuclear facility design and/or operation; knowledge and experience of reactor/ PWR/EPR station/plant design / operation /safety, and safety categorisation/modifications, and experience within a Design Authority is desirable.


  • Occasional overseas travel
  • Successful candidate must have or be able to apply for security clearance

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.