Are you an experienced mechanical / electro-mechanical engineer with excellent communication and influencing skills?
Do you have a background in heavy industrial engineering with a relevant degree or equivalent qualification? Do you have substantial knowledge and industry experience working on large rotating machines (generators / motors)?
The UK Atomic Energy Authority have an excellent opportunity for an electro-mechanical engineer to join their team within the Electrical Engineering Department.
The team consists of circa 18 employees who are responsible for the operation, maintenance and refurbishment of magnet power supplies, including 2 off 775t flywheel generators.
Key accountabilities / responsibilities include :
At UKAEA we strive to make everyone feel welcome and fully supported. Our Ambassadors are actively promoting and advancing diversity and inclusion in the organisation to help make our Organisation an employer of choice.
UKAEA has a graded career structure and our mentoring scheme will enable you to reach your true potential.
The UKAEA hosts and manages the JET nuclear fusion energy experiment on behalf of the EU and is also home to the UK s MAST-
U fusion energy experiment. UKAEA also works with industry and other third parties to develop new technologies currently in Remote Handling and Materials research.
Following recent UK funding two new centres of excellence in tritium fuel handling and component testing and validation are being built.
The culture at UKAEA promotes research, innovation and leading edge technological excellence, whilst investing in its people.
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Knowledge skills and experience
Essential- Degree in mechanical engineering or a related discipline (or equivalent)
Desirable- Relevant experience in heavy industry
Special requirements : - This role will require you to work early / late shifts
Please note all employees working at the UK Atomic Energy Authority will be required to complete an online Disclosure Certificate application as part of their clearance -
The Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks will show the details of all current criminal convictions (convictions considered unspent under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974) or will confirm that there are no such convictions.
Selection Method(s) :
time working / job share / home working). Flexible working may be available with this role.