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Asset Optimisation Engineers

Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE)
England, West Berkshire, Berkshire
Closing date
18 Nov 2021

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Role- Asset Optimisation Engineers

Location - Reading / Basingstoke Area

Salary: £33,850 - £50,800 (dependent on experience)

AWE (one of the best 25 big companies to work for in the UK) offers an attractive array of benefits which include:

  • Market leading contributory pension scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement (270 hours a year plus every other Friday off)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary sacrifice scheme
  • Consideration for either full time or part time hours. Just let us know on your application if you wish to work part time
  • Relocation package available (terms and conditions apply)

You will provide technical expertise in the delivery of the Asset Optimisation programme to developing optimised maintenance strategies for AWE's assets, in order to provide appropriate availability and reliability to meet programme demands.

Successful Candidates will be responsible for:

  • Relevant asset related data is captured, accurate & configured within the Asset Platforms to enable operational, tactical and strategic decision making.
  • Prepare technical documentation and reports to support findings and recommendations during the delivery of the optimisation process.
  • Extract data analyse and author reports and data extraction to support asset performance analysis.
  • Identify critical spare requirements to support the availability of key assets & identification of obsolescence risk.
  • Facilitate RCM/RCA/FMEA workshops & provide technical input to ensure key asset failures and consequence is identified and mitigation action recommended.
  • Provide technical expertise in the application of the maintenance optimisation process.
  • Support root cause analysis for complex plant and equipment performance issues.
  • Ensure continuous Improvement of processes and procedures through review, learn and improve

Whilst not to be considered a check list, candidates should be able to demonstrate some of the following:

  • ONC/HNC in Engineering Discipline.
  • Understand the internal & external environment in which company operates.
  • Working knowledge of Facilitation and change management.
  • Active stakeholder management.
  • Ability to identify problems, evaluate options and execute solutions.
  • Good understanding & knowledge of regulation and legislation with regards to engineering and maintenance.
  • Safety case dependencies on engineered systems.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office (Word and Excel especially)
  • Desirable: Working knowledge/experience of ISO55000 and previous knowledge of working with EAM systems (Infor, SAP, Maximo etc).
  • Desirable: Degree in an Engineering Discipline. Member of Professional Institute i.e. IEng/CEng or Membership of Institute of Asset Management at any level.



We’re looking for talented and ambitious people to join us in our work at the forefront of nuclear defence engineering, science and technology.

To work at AWE is to play a valuable part in keeping our country safe and secure.

Working at AWE gives you access to exceptional technologies, facilities and projects no ordinary company can provide – and the support of world-class professionals at every stage of your career.

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