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Security Advisor

Job Category:  Other
Contract Partner Company:  BYLOR
Employing Company:  Bylor

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Security Advisor – Bylor, HPC Site


Bylor is a joint venture between Bouygues and Laing O'Rourke to build the new nuclear reactor site at Hinkley Point, Hinkley Point C (HPC).
This post will work under the guidance of the Bylor Security Manager who has security responsibility for the Bylor project.  The focus of the role is to assist in the development and maintenance of security solutions which protect Bylor’s people, physical assets, information and reputation within the HPC site. The role is site based and will operate at an operational level across Bylor’s platforms and work areas within the HPC site.



  • Work closely with the Bylor Security Manager to ensure security compliance and standards are maintained at an operational level
  • Have an in depth understanding of all HPC site security related policies and procedures Provide detailed weekly reports to the Bylor Security Manager as required and/or specified
  • Become the first point of contact within Bylor for any operational security related issues, incidents or emergencies with Bylor’s areas of responsibility
  • Promote security compliance and awareness amongst the entire Bylor workforce
  • Forge and maintain a close working relationship with onsite Nuclear New Build (NNB) Operational Security Team and onsite Avon & Somerset Police officers
  • Work within the HPC site Tier 1 security community to enhance security cultureMaintain strategic and tactical threat and risk assessments to the Bylor project and monitor effective control measures to manage them
  • Develop appropriate strategies that proactively contribute to the safety and security of our workforce, visitors and contractors, the reduction of harm, loss and damage to our physical assets, data, information, reputation and business resilience
  • Monitor security compliance against the Bylor site security management plan including access controls, people protection, security of plant, equipment and materials
  • Develop and deliver professional security-related briefings, presentations and training on key security related topics
  • Conduct reviews of site area specific security plans and develop action plans which will respond to any deficiencies or shortcomings as appropriate
  • Carry out security related compliance audits on all Bylor work areas including office spaces

Candidate Profile


  • Relevant security experience/qualifications essential.  Minimum of 3 years security experience in the construction and engineering industry (or a similar industry – oil, gas, mining, international retail or FMCG)
  • Intellectual depth – must be able to demonstrate commitment or willingness to continuous professional development.
  • Language skills: English (fluent spoken and written), articulate and confident  presenter in meetings
  • Personal and professional integrity of the highest caliber; must undergo rigorous pre-employment screening, site vetting process and successful site induction
  • An effective communicator with good interpersonal skills; must have a collaborative style and the ability to influence across the operational areas of the project and achieve buy-in
  • IT Skills: must be computer literate, MS Office programs and ready ability to learn in-house systems
  • Be able to self-deliver and work independently, adjusting priorities in rapidly changing circumstances
  • Security experience/qualifications although preferred are not a pre-requisite for this position.  This is an opportunity to learn from the Bylor Security Manager and other HPC site security professionals.   The successful candidate will be expected to attain relevant security related qualifications to be discussed further with the Bylor Security Manager


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.