Senior Process Engineer – Nuclear New Build – Warrington in Atkins at Warrington, England, United Kingdom

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This listing is about Atkins in Warrington, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

Join us in building a carbon-free future.

You might know us for the great work we do across our wide variety of projects. We’re proud to say it’s thanks to our people’s diversity of thought, expertise and knowledge. And when you join us, you’ll be a part of this genuinely collaborative environment, where everyone’s voice is valued and treated equally.

We’re passionate about what we do, but not at the expense of life outside of work. Simply put, this a great place to be. So, when it comes to your life outside of work, ask us about our flexible and remote working policies designed to help you get the most out of life.

Your Purpose

Are you a senior process engineer with exceptional interpersonal skills who thrives on working on exciting projects and has interest in the Nuclear sector? If so, then we want to hear from you.

We are looking for senior process engineers to join our growing Systems Design team to support a wide range of nuclear projects (from Hinkley point C to fusion research projects!). You will be working closely with our clients, completing exciting site secondments or bidding and delivering projects in-house. This is an exciting time in the Nuclear Industry with large projects such as Hinkley Point C due to start commissioning soon, and other Net Zero and nuclear projects in the pipeline.

Read more about the Power New Build business here: Power New Build | Careers at SNC-Lavalin, Atkins, Faithful + Gould (

What you can bring?

You will enjoy working with others, sometimes directly at client sites, sometimes from our offices.

You’ll be client focussed – being able interface with clients, understand their needs and convert opportunities into successful workstreams.

In addition to building excellent relationships with our clients, you’ll also be able to build excellent relationships within the team, being able lead a team within a project, or take ownership of the delivery of technical work.

In addition to having strong communication and leadership skills, other key requirements include –

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Chartered Member of the IChemE or IMechE.
  • An appropriate level of relevant industrial experience which could be derived from research and development, project engineering, operations or contract or consultancy field.
  • Demonstrable ability to be able to communicate well, especially with the written form.

You May Also Demonstrate The Following Desirable Requirements –

  • Relevant nuclear sector experience and/or the desire to work in nuclear.
  • An enjoyment of proposals and bidding is a bonus.

Why work for Atkins?

The UK is the first major economy to legislate for a Net Zero target by 2050. To achieve this, our Energy Teams are ensuring a mix of secure and sustainable energies that can meet our industry and lifestyle demands today, and in 30 years’ time. We help to power our world through exciting new technologies and intelligent cybersecurity systems on projects that vary greatly in size, scope, and scale. So, you’ll be creating the right safe and resilient systems across nuclear power, renewables, decarbonisation development, new builds and energy efficiency.

We value your diversity and believe that everyone deserves to thrive – no exceptions. You’ll be part of a culture committed to finding new talent from underrepresented groups. We’re Disability Confident, an Inclusive Employer, and support STEM Returners. We also want to see more women in senior roles at Atkins. In the energy sector, we’ve signed up to the AXIS Pledge, promising to make equal pay, equal leadership, and equal opportunities a reality.

Read more about our Vision for Women.

Meeting Your Needs

When you start with us, you’ll enjoy “Total Reward,” a package that can be tailored to your lifestyle, career and personal needs. From flexible holidays to life assurance, health & wellbeing benefits, and career planning for the senior stage of your career.

Making sure you’re supported is important to us. So, if you identify as having a disability, tell us ahead of your interview. And let’s talk about any adjustments you might need.

Read more about ‘Total Reward’.

More About Us

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is a leading global consultancy with over 80 years of design and engineering expertise. With us, you’ll be surrounded by the skills, knowledge and support to help you succeed. Together, we can deliver projects which have a positive, sustainable impact on the world.

Check out some of our recent, most exciting projects.

Additional Information

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview. If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. To help embed inclusion for all, from day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

Company: Atkins

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Job Location: Warrington, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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