About the role

Balfour Beatty have a fantastic opportunity for a Sub Agent, to work on our BEP project in Sellafield, Cumbria.

The Box Encapsulation Plant project is one of the most important construction
projects at the Sellafield Site, the plant will play a vital role in Sellafields 100-
year clean-up programme by taking nuclear waste recovered from the sites
original wasteplants and encasing it in concrete so it can be stored in a modern
building. The plant is primarily designed to deal with waste from the Magnox
Swarf Storage Silo, one of four legacy waste plants prioritised for clean-up by
Sellafield Ltd.s owner, the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA). Alongside
that work, the plant will also receive certain wastes from the other three legacy
waste stores, the First-Generation Magnox Storage Pond, the Pile Fuel Storage
Pond, and Pile Fuel Cladding Silo.

The BEP Joint Venture project will safely design and deliver a Plant and the works in
accordance with the requirements of the contract to enable conditioning of wastes
from the various donor plants, carried out in line with the Employers needs and to
the satisfaction of stakeholders in the Box Encapsulation Project (BEP).

As a Sub Agent, you will report to the CS&A Construction Manager, providing engineering and site managerial support for civil, structural and architectural work scope for delivery of the BEP Project

What you'll be doing

Some other key areas will include: -

  • Produce short term programmes for site works and report site progress to CS&A line managers.
  • Undertake temporary works reviews and produce temporary works briefs for issue to the temporary works manager.
  • Produce QA/QC control plans for site works and manage those plans to the completion through the LTR files.
  • Produce method statements, risk assessment, and undertake periodic reviews.
  • Daily management of the engineering teams and supporting those teams during onsite works scope.
  • Management of the requirements set out in the work scope.

Who we're looking for

You will have the following:

  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Site based Civil Engineering/Construction background
  • Commercial knowledge
  • Experience in supervising sub-contractors
  • Ideally nuclear new build/nuclear decommissioning experience

There will be a requirement for a BPSS security clearance check.

lf you are still interested, then come and become colleagues with 26,000 staff and join a business which recorded 8.6bn in revenues last year, achieved industry leading customer satisfaction scores and has unrivalled employee engagement statistics.

An excellent range of benefits awaits the successful candidate: -

  • An attractive / negotiated salary
  • Company Car
  • BEP Sellafield
  • 42 hours per week
  • Pension savings schemes
  • A whole host of other BB staff employee bens (discounts, exclusive offers etc)
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Scores of other Balfour Beatty opportunities available as well via our www.balfourbeatty.com portal

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

Balfour Beatty Major Projects have delivered some of the UKs most complex and iconic infrastructure projects, including Blackfriars Station, the Olympic Aquatics Centre and the Olympic Stadium transformation. We have the proven expertise to deliver large-scale projects safely and successfully, from consultancy and design, to all aspects of construction and maintenance. Through our expert capability, we work closely with clients to use the latest technology, machinery and innovative solutions to meet their engineering and construction needs.

At Balfour Beatty we are committed to creating a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture where everyone can be themselves and reach their full potential, not only because this is the right thing to do, but because it makes us a better business. To ensure we deliver on this commitment, we have a UK Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan which sets out the wide range of targeted, proactive, measurable steps we are taking to make this a reality. You can read our UK Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan in full at www.balfourbeatty.com/value_everyone

To help and support us with our desired commitment to create an inclusive culture we are members of WISE, enei, Business Disability Forum and Women into Construction. In 2020, we signed the Audeliss and Involve Open Letter to demonstrate our commitment to taking key long term and sustainable actions on Black Inclusion. Balfour Beatty is also a Gold Award holder in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

As a Disability Confident Employer, we are committed to working with people who have disabilities and long-term health conditions to remove barriers for them in obtaining employment. We are also committed to offering applicants with a disability an interview if they meet the minimum requirements for the role.

Further information on Disability Confident can be found at: https://disabilityconfident.campaign.gov.uk/

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