Senior Piping Engineer

Millbank Holdings
12 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
An assignment is available for a Senior Piping Engineer to be based in Warrington to support a large nuclear project. This role will include some travel to other client sites in the South East region.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Definition and distribution of the scope of work to ensure that all work is executed safely, on time and at appropriate levels of quality. Delivery of all design and engineering to meet the requirements of Design Reviews and HAZOPs within Project procedures. Supervision of less experienced engineering employees, engineering resource management and interviews.

Key responsibilities as a Senior Piping Engineer:

Development of designs to satisfy technical specifications, in liaison with client and project team

Check standard design calculations of designers and other engineers within the team

Actively contribute to design reviews, safety reviews (Risk Assessments and HAZOP’s

Produce design documentation throughout the design process including scope of works; design calculations; method statements; risk assessments; technical files & other technical documentation to comply with design standards; safety legislation/regulatory requirements & needs of the client

Ensure quality and delivery of design documentation throughout the design phases

Compliance with safety and statutory regulations (e.g. CDM; CE etc)

Develop cost effective technical solutions

Demonstrable competence gained in a design delivery position

Design delivery in discipline specific area through conceptual; preliminary and detail design phases

Knowledge of design standards and design-based risk assessment would be an advantage

Position of the Senior Piping Engineer within the organisation:

Reporting to Senior and or Principal Engineers with ultimate line management responsibilities being with the Chief Engineer within your discipline

Reports to Senior Engineer or Engineering Manager

Normally manage a project involving a team of up to 3 engineering staff, although team may be supplemented from elsewhere

Responsible for managing quality, progress and cost of the work undertaken by their team

Maybe responsible for managing project subcontracts

Interacts with engineers of other disciplines internally and externally

Supervises support staff

Ideally you will have the following skills, qualifications experience and attributes…


Preferably degree qualified within a relevant area of the discipline though not essential. Minimum HNC qualification or equivalent gained within a relevant area of the discipline

Membership of a discipline specific Institute (e.g. I MechE; I Structural Eng; CIBSE; IChemE etc)

Interfacing with CS&A / HVAC / Building Services / Process / EC&I / Mechanical functions

Space management, relating to installation, operation, control and maintenance of plant and equipment

Development of multi-disciplinary design packages for Design Review and HAZOP assessments

Proven track record of successfully delivering design solutions. It is also a requirement of the position to demonstrate experience gained in a similar position ideally from a highly regulated industry. This could be from but is not limited to Defence, Pharmaceutical or Oil & Gas

Good understanding of Statutory and safety Regulations and their appropriate utilisation

Proven track record within a project environment with strong organisational and interpersonal skills

Customer/client liaison and strong commercial awareness


Degree Qualified in a relevant technical/engineering discipline

Registered with discipline specific Engineering Council

Expertise in the nuclear industry

Inspection, Installation, Commissioning

Management and technical delivery of medium sized design teams in the delivery of scheme / preliminary design packages

Experience of leading teams within a project environment would be a distinct advantage

Management of sub-contractors providing niche services to the design

Millbank are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business

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