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AECOM Nuclear Reliability Consultant Engineer in Warrington, United Kingdom

Job Summary

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

The Reliability Consultant Engineer is required to provide advice and support at all levels on the safety aspects of design, maintainability and product quality so that systems comply with the relevant client and code requirements established in the input documentation and specifications.

Co-ordinates ARM and all associated reliability activities on allocated programs or projects. Provides advice to Business and customers on reliability and safety. Influence product designs by providing safety design advice to others so that product and systems designs are compliant.

Have a sound theoretical and practical knowledge of generic plant and equipment associated with production facilities and the safety lifecycle defined in IEC 61511 (2nd Edition).

Be conversant with SIL determination to set SIL targets using approaches such as LOPA and Fault Tree Analysis and be capable of chairing workshops for HAZOP and SIL.

Responsibilities include:

  • Function Specifications.

  • Compiling and checking design substantiation.

  • Lease with the safety case team and discuss engineering responses and reasoning

  • Be able to perform SIL verification.

  • Have a track record of performing staged functional safety assessments in accordance with the requirements of IEC 61508 and 61511 (Edition 2).

  • Have knowledge of the design and development of safety related logic solvers is desirable.

  • No financial responsibility.

  • No direct reports.

  • Will discuss Safety and Reliability issues directly with Customers on allocated programs.

Minimum Requirements

This position is ideally suited high level professionals with many years of reliability knowledge and plant experience who can demonstrate the following:

  • Provide ARM leadership to allocated programs or projects.

  • Supports Business Development team on ARM related matters in bid proposals.

  • Provides advice and guidance on the safety, reliability, maintainability and testability aspects of the design of products at equipment as well as systems level.

  • Delegates or produces the ARM deliverables (i.e. documentation and analyses) for allocated programs, working closely with the relevant Lead Engineers to achieve the customer milestones for each allocated project.

  • Leads on the performance of the various analyses such as the Failure Mode, Effect and Criticality Analysis (FMECA), Reliability Predictions, Common Mode Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis, etc.

  • Delegates or produces the ARM documentation on each allocated program (FMEA, MTBF Predictions, Failure Analysis, etc.)

  • Discusses Safety and Reliability issues with Customers on the allocated programs.

  • Performs Risk Assessments as required by the Business for potential safety issues.

  • Provide relevant safety advice to others to enable product designs to be requirements compliant

  • Deliver the Safety and Reliability documentation and perform relevant analyses to meet customer's schedule and requirements.

  • Working independently to deliver Work Packages for both ARM and Systems liaising with Project Managers and Design Engineers as necessary.

  • Thorough understanding of the safety process and related analyses.

  • Good understanding of the Systems Engineering processes.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree qualified in Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical, Systems or other appropriate professional qualification with significant working experience within the Oil & Gas, Utilities or Energy industry working in a Functional Safety role.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 258764BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.