Civil Designer

Rolls Royce
Barnwood, UK
08 Oct 2019
14 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Civil Designer to join Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear team in Bristol. You would be employed directly by Rolls-Royce but would be based in the Edvance UK Bristol office. Edvance is the new name for Sofinel, which is the UK nuclear new build organisation.

Hinkley Point C in the South West will be the first in a new generation of UK nuclear power stations, marking a significant milestone in the re-vitalisation of the UK's nuclear power industry and providing a clean, secure and affordable source of electricity for around five million homes.

You will be responsible for checking the 3D model and drawings from the supplier against the 3D model which has been provided. You will also create the PDMS-3D model and produce 2D and 3D deliverables based on the input data provided and in accordance with the applicable design procedures and instructions. You will be assigned to one of the buildings on the nuclear island and your activity is coordinated by the Civil and Layout Engineers.

At Rolls-Royce, we pioneer the power that matters to our customers, to society and to the planet.

Our civil nuclear business provides nuclear reactor vendors and utility operators with integrated, long-term support services and solutions spanning the whole reactor lifecycle, from concept design through to obsolescence management and plant-life extension. Safety-critical systems have been supplied to around 50% of the global nuclear power plants in service and we've been a key player in the nuclear industry for more than 50 years.

Key accountabilities:
  • Performing 2D-3D-Checks or 3D-3D-Checks (3D-Model check against other 3D model, Formwork drawings, reinforcement drawings),
  • Creating and modifying of the PDMS 3D-Model, by modelling components and equipment, civil structure, steelwork,
  • According to the input data and drawings provided and ensuring that the tractability is maintained throughout the model.
  • When requests for changes are issued by the various engineering teams, the Designer will incorporate the changes into the 3D model, having checked for technical consistency.
  • In the event of any technical problems or deviations, the CAD Designer informs the Building Layout/Civil Leader, offers technical advice and makes corrections to the 3D model. They will produces 2D drawings associated with layout engineering (general layout drawing division into fire safety zones, etc.).
  • Performing component introduction, installation or maintenance simulations; preparing layout studies.

  • Civil Engineering Technician OR higher education or equivalent,
  • Design office experience with knowledge in production or surveillance of drawings: General arrangement, Formwork, Reinforcement,
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD 2D
  • Must be fluent in spoken and written English. Native/bilingual proficiency or near fluent level of French is highly desirable,
  • Have good knowledge and understanding of general civil rules,
  • Knowledge of the technical constraints associated with civil design and should be able to manage and work with design and layout constraints

We offer excellent development, a competitive salary and exceptional benefits. These include bonus, employee support assistance and employee discounts.

Pioneer the performance of the future. Join us and you'll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for brilliance and innovation.

Beyond tomorrow

We are an equal opportunities employer. We're committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we'll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.

You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy here .

At Rolls-Royce we also support requests for flexible working arrangements wherever possible

Closing date: 15.10.2019

Job Category

Component Engineering

Posting Date

07 Oct 2019; 00:10

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