This job has expired

Senior Utilities Engineer - Electrical

Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE)
Berkshire, England
£44990 - £60000 per annum
Closing date
1 Jun 2023

Job Details

AWE is looking for a Senior Utilities Engineer.

Location - Reading / Basingstoke Area

Salary: £44,990 - £60,000 (dependent on experience)

Closing Date: 26th May 2023

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 deliver professional engineering services to enable Facility Engineering Team Leader to deliver utility services to facilities, assets and equipment required by AWE.

  • Apply extensive domain and technical knowledge for design, as built standards and through life system performance for relevant network plant and equipment.

  • Prioritise new / remedial works in conjunction with Network Manager and provide specialist engineering resource to enable task delivery.

  • Provide specialist engineering knowledge for design. Installation, commissioning and troubleshooting on network plant equipment and infrastructure.

  • Have understanding of equipment lifecycle and be a key stakeholder in the strategic replacement plan.

  • Identify and escalate business risk associated with the condition and performance of network plant equipment and infrastructure.

  • Optimise the delivery of Utilities Engineering services.

  • Ensure maintenance activities are delivered in line with AM (PE) standards.

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

  • Technician Apprenticeship or HNC/HND with suitable additional experience.

  • Ability to lead engineering capability across relevant networks, comprising a range of infrastructure facilities and associated plant and equipment.

  • Primary Mechanical Bias with experience across multiple disciplines.

  • Leading delivery of Utilities engineering intelligence for relevant networks.

  • Experience in utility / building service delivery over a large portfolio of buildings.

  • Leading multi-disciplined groups in the delivery of engineering services across the life of an asset.

Candidates must be willing and able to apply, obtain and maintain the required security clearance for the role.



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.

Company info

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert