Technical Coordinator – 2 Year FTA

Overview of Responsibilities

Who are we looking for?

UKAEA is seeking two enthusiastic and self-organised Technical Coordinators with a broad range of administrative and disciplined skills to join us on a 2-year FTA.

As a Technical Coordinator, you would be working within the H3AT Department; H3AT (Hydrogen-3 Advanced Technology) is a world-first Tritium Research Centre. We are pioneering the fuels that will supply future fusion reactors.

Within our dynamic team, the Technical Coordinator role will assist the UK effort to apply novel technologies to all our challenging activities and in the advancement of industrial collaboration. You will be expected to carry out activities with minimal supervision and undertake tasks associated to support the delivery of all activities of the entire group.

What will you be responsible for?

  • Holding post as local information manager (LIM) for the assigned project
  • Taking accountability for the creation and management of key documentation for the project, project controlled database, the project changes/deviation database and the NCR
  • Supporting the Group Leaders, PMs and engineers with the many technical and co-ordination duties involved with a project
  • Ensuring that project or task-relevant procedures are followed and proactively work with these procedures
  • Administering project Controlled Documents
  • Acting as a requisitioner for the groups: Technical Secretary duties including organising technical meeting, taking minutes and actioning the follow-up
  • Producing technical reports, specifications, tender documentation, manipulating technical data using Microsoft Excel
£27,899 to £29,761 + excellent benefits including outstanding pension
Type of Employment

Additional Information

What we offer

Our comprehensive benefits package includes a vibrant culture committed to being fully inclusive, an Employee Assistance Programme and trained Mental Health First Aiders, Flexible working options including family friendly policies, Emergency paid leave, Generous annual leave allowance (30.5 days) increased with length of service, wide range of career development opportunities, outstanding defined benefit pension scheme; Corporate bonus scheme and a Relocation allowance (if eligible).

We welcome applications from under-represented groups, particularly from individuals from black and other ethnic minority backgrounds, including nationality and citizenship, people with disabilities and women. The Executive team with support from our ‘Equality, Diversity and Inclusion’ (EDI) Partner and Inclusion Ambassadors, is actively promoting EDI and taking steps to increase the diversity of our people through reinforcing best practice in recruitment and selection, and revaluating approaches where it is clear we can remove barriers to success.

Please be advised that this vacancy is due to close on 31/08/2022 . We may close earlier than this date if large or sufficient numbers of applications are received.

Please note all employees working at the UK Atomic Energy Authority will be required to complete an online Disclosure Certificate application as part of their clearance – The Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks will show the details of all current criminal convictions or will confirm that there are no such convictions.

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What can I expect from the application process at UKAEA?

Once you have submitted a formal application via our website, all CVs will be reviewed shortly after the closing date of the advert.

  • Submit online application

  • Phone interview

  • Face-to-face or virtual interview

  • Other assessments

Company Description

By 2050, the planet could be using twice as much electricity compared to today. Are you interested in contributing to shape the future of the world’s energy? If so, read on.

Fusion, the process that powers the sun and stars, is one of the most promising options for generating the cleaner, carbon-free energy that our world badly needs. UKAEA are at the forefront of realising energy from fusion, working with industry and research partners to deliver the ground-breaking developments that will underpin tomorrow's fusion power stations with the aim of bringing fusion electricity to the grid.

As we work towards our mission and goals, UKAEA has devised values that capture the spirit of how we work. These values include being: Innovative, Committed, Trusted and Collaborative.

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