Our Vacancy

Project Engineer / Manager

  • Nuclear
  • Contracting
  • Warrington / Westlakes
  • 27/05/2022
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About Assystem

For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Together with our customers, our 6,000 employees innovate on a daily basis and contribute to accelerating energy transition throughout the world. They support the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, digital and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 13 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).

Assystem provide end state focused nuclear engineering services both individually and as part of an integrated design community – the largest nuclear design house in Europe - delivering major projects, infrastructure, waste, fuel management and safety case solutions. This mission is critical to the upkeep of the UK's long term nuclear infrastructure.

Join us and develop your career alongside a dedicated, delivery focussed, world class engineering team.

Job Description

Job Title: Project Engineer / Manager

Location: Warrington

Duration: Staff / Contractor

Assystem are an Award-Winning International Engineering Design Consultancy who provide innovative and cutting edge solutions. We have a number of UK based offices and a significant, loyal client base.

As our reputation for proficient delivery of complex projects grows even stronger, we have a need for a Project Engineer or Project Manager to join the team in Warrington.

Project Engineer/Manager

The Role:

The role is to support the current project management team and take on some of the existing tasks to drive the successful closure of the design phase recognising the need to meet or exceed the challenging contract milestones.

You will work closely with the delivery team and must be able to demonstrate collaborative behaviours in your day-to-day activities whilst working within a target cost environment and managing change appropriately. 

Specific responsibilities:

  • Ability in the execution of NEC3 contracts in a Target Cost environment using earned value management, detailed reporting and CEMAR
  • Ability in resource management within a JV setting
  • A record of successful delivery, influencing professional engineers and others
  • Ability and record in developing and maintaining business relationships
  • Ability to produce quality project documents
  • Strong client facing skills for both commercial and Intelligent Customer interactions


A full job specification is available.


 Your background:

  • You will need to have experience in a Project Engineering type of role and have familiarity with nuclear industry regulations.
  • You will have a track record in a Relevant Lead Engineering Discipline, you’ll have an understanding of commercial and contract administration.
  • You’ll have the ability to work with and oversee multidiscipline and multiple tasks across projects.
  • Your experience in the nuclear industry would be a real advantage

Security clearance:

Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Apply Now:

To apply forward your CV on this advertisement, if you have any queries about the role or would like a full job spec please contact adunphy@assystem.com

At Assystem, everyone holds the reins for their own careers. Our role is to offer you the opportunities and resources you need to reach your full potential.

So why not join us and help shape the engineering landscape of the future?


We are committed to providing equal opportunities for every candidate and we celebrate all forms of diversity. At Assystem, only your skills matter!