Construction Engineer- CON30223

Job Category:  Engineering
Contract Partner Company:  MEH Alliance
Employing Company:  Cavendish Nuclear

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 Construction Engineer

The MEH Alliance - Cavendish Nuclear 

Location:            Hinkley Point C
Compensation:  Competitive salary + Accommodation/allowance provided if required
Role Type:          Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:               SF52147 / CON30223



The role
As a Construction Engineer, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. Accountable to deliver Discipline Specific Construction Work Pack scope of works to support the MEH construction activities.


Day to day, you’ll be accountable to deliver Discipline Specific Construction Work Pack scope of works to support the MEH construction activities.


  • Enable the use of the Procon system to support the construction works and progress reporting of the MEH Alliance
  • Support the Mechanical Construction Coordinator in the day-to-day construction planning, engineering and works progression of your specific allocated building(s).
  • Engage with the constructability of the construction of your specified building(s) using the building engineers as required to facilitate sequencing of installation that maximises efficiency.
  • Ownership and driving of deliverables from conception to A-Accepted status >90% first time accepted criteria
  • Ensure compliance with all nuclear safety and site licence requirements

Essential experience of the Construction Engineer:


  • Proven experience or safely delivering large scale construction or engineering projects including working at a management level of authority. Experience in the heavy industry or nuclear sectors is beneficial as is experience in working with Joint Ventures.
  • Competent in the use of AutoCAD 2D drawing and Navisworks 3D modelling programmes.
  • This is a full-time permanent position based onsite


Qualifications for the Construction Engineer:


  • Relevant degree in construction or mechanical engineering or HNC in relevant construction discipline or mechanical engineering with extensive experience working in this type of role or Proven experience in a site management role
  • IOSH Managing Safely preferred
  • CCNSG Safety Passport


The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS security clearance for this role.


Our Benefits


  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity




For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.