Safety Case Engineers

Bristol and Bridgwater, UK
£40,219 - £54,699
13 May 2022
11 Jun 2022

Our mission at Magnox is safely to manage the UK’s civil nuclear legacy on behalf of the nation. To deliver our commitment, we need people like you who want to perform at an industry leading standard and be part of a team that continues to develop, innovate and even exceed our greatest achievements.

Safety Case Opportunities in Civil Nuclear Decommissioning
South West England

  • Senior Safety Case Engineer (Hinkley Point A, Bridgwater, Somerset) £47,104 - £54,699
  • Senior Safety Case Engineer (Magnox Hub, Bristol) £47,104 - £54,699
  • Safety Case Engineer (Magnox Hub, Bristol) £40,219 - £46,779

Hear from the Hiring Manager:

"This is an exciting opportunity for capable and motivated scientists and engineers to join a team of Safety Case professionals within the Waste Programme. The purpose of these roles is to deliver nuclear safety cases and associated documentation supporting the installation of plant and equipment to retrieve, package and store nuclear waste materials located at our decommissioning sites. To achieve this, we work closely with project teams, site-based staff and central technical functions. Occasional travel to Magnox sites and other locations, for example to view plant layouts, is an essential part of these roles."

Key Deliverables:

  • Prepare nuclear safety cases in accordance with Company Standards.
  • Prepare supporting documents such as fault grouping reports, safety case strategy statements and radiological dose assessments.
  • Provide safety case advice and guidance to colleagues.
  • For the Senior roles, develop and implement strategies for complex safety cases.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • A degree in a suitable technical subject, for example Physics or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Experience of working within a highly regulated industry.
  • Demonstrable ability to assemble, present and communicate safety arguments in a clear, well-structured manner.
  • For the Senior roles, experience of preparing safety cases or similar safety-critical documentation.

Benefits Package:

  • Progression is available within the pay bands which does exceed the higher end of the ranges provided.
  • Flexible working – where possible.
  • Equivalent of 25 days (185 hours) annual leave plus Public Holidays (59.2 hours per year) - option to buy or sell up to one week each year.
  • Participation in Company Bonus Scheme (up to £4,500 per annum based on corporate objectives).
  • Up to 13.5% employer pension contribution depending on individual contribution amount.
  • Access to training and development through the company performance management arrangements, supporting you in maintaining your personal Continuous Professional Development.

Additional Information:

Each role holder requires security clearance, or the ability to obtain said clearance.

At Magnox we are committed to creating a workplace that is diverse and inclusive, we therefore particularly welcome applications from Women, Black, Asian and Ethnic Minorities, LGBT+ and candidates with a disability as they are all underrepresented in our workforce.

Hinkley Point A site operates a 4-day working week.

To apply or for more details, please contact Fletcher Callaghan at or 07599 102540.