Higher Activity Waste Programme, Technical Integrator

Company Information
Company Name: 
RWM Waste Management
Company Contact Name: 
Helen Kendall
Company Phone: 
01925 802832
Vacancy Information
Job Purpose/Role: 

Overall purpose
The overall purpose of this newly created role is to provide effective project management and technical support to a number of work packages and tasks within the RWM Higher Activity Waste Programme.

Key deliverables include:

Provision of technical input to the HAW programme including the areas of;

  • Waste package specifications and guidance documents.
  • Project management support to the Project Manager – HAW programme.

​This support is provided through a range of activities including, but not limited to;

  • Writing Contract Technical Specifications, setting up work under Frameworks, managing contractors and managing tasks through to delivery.
  • Document production (for example waste package specifications, Gated strategy papers, and meeting minutes).
  • Organising and running meetings and workshops.
  • Communication to internal and  external stakeholders including the NDA, Site Licence Companies, Radioactive Waste Management Limited, waste producers, regulators, Government and international sister organisations.

Qualifications and skills
Essential:

  • Good degree in science or engineering subject.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with a wide variety of stakeholders.
  • Proven ability to distil complex information and communicate it to a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Proven ability to produce clear, concise written technical work.
  • A pragmatic, problem-solving approach, in particular the ability to identify the key issues and distinguish the essential from the ‘nice to have’.
  • Willingness to work as a team member and learn new skills.
  • The ability to work on parallel tasks, often to tight deadlines.

Desirable:

  • Chartered membership status (or working towards it) in relevant professional institute.
  • Knowledge of the inventory of higher activity wastes.
  • Programme/Project management involvement.
  • Good understanding of radioactive wastes and their disposal solutions including geological disposal.
  • Experience in writing Contract Technical Specifications.
Salary: 
c£40k depending on experience/capabilities
How to apply: 
CV and covering letter
Location: 
Harwell
Contact for Applicants
Closing Date: 
Fri, 12/10/2018