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Head of Commissioning

£60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
31 Jan 2017
28 Feb 2017
Tom Dugmore
Clearance Level
Job Type

Head of Commissioning - Plymouth

An FTSE 100 Defence Organisation is currently looking for a Head of Commissioning within the Submarine Support Directorate with appropriate qualifications and experience to be based at Devonport in Plymouth.

This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced professional engineer, responsible for delivering the required commissioning services to support the submarine fleet in Devonport.

The main responsibilities of the role are as follows:

  • To lead the Commissioning Group
  • To provide the necessary assurances that the testing of submarine and warship systems has been adequately conducted and that all acceptance criteria have been met
  • To ensure the operation of plant and processes under his control are conducted safely and in accordance with the Site Licence Conditions
  • To develop the organisational capability of the Commissioning Group to ensure that there is sufficient capability and capacity to meet increasing submarine and warship programme demands in the future
  • To ensure the correct professional standards, statutory compliance and best practice are maintained across the Commissioning Group.
  • To control and regulate the Commissioning Group budget and expenditure within the limits prescribed by the Corporate Plan.

The successful candidate will display the following skills and experience:

  • In-depth knowledge and experience of Submarine Operations / Commissioning / Upkeep within a nuclear regulated environment
  • Educated to degree level in an Engineering discipline
  • Chartered Engineer

What's on offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Competitive pension contribution
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme

If you would like to be considered for the aforementioned position please submit an application or contact Tom Dugmore on 0117 9309 775