Senior Engineering Program Engineer – Nawah Energy Company , UAE

Job Description
Job Purpose
Develop, implement and execute engineering programs as well as support governance, oversight, and control of these programs to provide for safe and reliable Barakah Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) operation.

Engineering Program Development
Develop engineering programs in accordance with the regulatory requirements and licensing basis to support safe and reliable operation of BNPP.
Develop the engineering, operational, inspection, and maintenance actions that control, within acceptable design limits, the effects of physical degradation of components occurring over time or with use to optimize the length of service of the subject equipment.
Participate in developing long-term plans for engineering programs, as well as policies, processes, procedures, guidelines, arrangements, and activities subject equipment performance management or issues at BNPP to enable consistent execution of the programs.
Incorporate adjustments to engineering program documents and delivered procedures based on the reference plant or industry best practices as appropriate to verify that they meet BNPP objectives and specific unique conditions and ensure organizational excellence.
Develop software tools as required to support engineering programs and verify the input baseline data in the related database to ensure data security and governance.
Review the corresponding programs for the reference plant, Shin Kori Units 3&4, to ensure that they meet BNPP objectives and specific unique conditions.
Support the development of the engineering program’s procedures/guidelines as required to ensure that Maintenance and Operations personnel have references for how to executive the program correctly.

Engineering Program Implementation
Provide technical expertise to support plant personnel in implementing the engineering program.
Provide support to plant personnel in gathering and communicating engineering program results to ensure accurate outcomes.
Implement new concepts and techniques to improve equipment reliability or compliance with changes in engineering codes and standards.

Engineering Program Execution
Review the execution of the engineering program including monitoring equipment or material performance to verify that it is being executed properly.
Conduct regular assessments of the execution of the engineering program at the plants to identify areas for improvement.
Conduct independent research reviews studies and analyses in support of technical projects aiming at improving the engineering program.
Outage and Emergency Response Organization (ERO) Support
Support outage and/or the ERO, as assigned, to ensure safe, reliable and continued operations; this may require shift work/off-hours support.

Staff Training and Qualification
Provide training feedback on program effectiveness with an evaluation of operator performance to enhance training and qualification program quality.
Health and Safety and Security
Follow all relevant company’s Health and Safety policies, processes, procedures and instructions to ensure compliance in all aspects of work as per sound management practices. Apply these policies and procedures to self and others to ensure reasonable care of the health and safety of the employee; the environment; and various individuals who may be affected by the employee’s acts or omissions at work.
Follow all relevant Security policies, processes, procedures and instructions to ensure security compliance in all aspects of work, by applying them on self, others and Corporate assets.
Ensure compliance with corporate requirements for adherence to policies, procedures and instructions related to Crisis Management and Business Continuity in order to continue mission critical activities.

People Management
Contribute to the development of UAE National employees in a manner which supports the objectives of the corporation and its Emiratization strategy.
Contribute to knowledge dissemination/sharing in a way that assists with building internal capabilities of UAE Nationals where applicable and maximize their effective performance.

Excellence and Quality Management
Ensure commitment to a culture of continuous improvement by eliminating waste, following operations procedures, practicing innovation, problem-solving, and teamwork; complying with Quality Management System policies and procedures; providing and receiving constructive feedback, and striving to meet quality standards and stakeholder expectations.
Ensure Commitment to the Nawah Fundamentals.

Skills
Academic Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma (or Equivalent) Degree in Engineering or related Science.
5 years of relevant experience, out of which:
1 year of Nuclear Power Plant engineering experience.
Preferred
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, with pressurized water reactor (PWR) nuclear engineering experience.
Technical Competency
Ability to conceptualize, plan, develop, and manage the assigned programs for a multi-unit station.
Understand nuclear power plant design and modification.
Understand license basis requirements.
Understand the responsibilities with regard to the plant modification and work control requirements of a nuclear power plant.
Understand regulatory requirements relative to the modification of a nuclear power plant.
Knowledge of nuclear power plant modification programs and standards.
Knowledge of nuclear power plant engineering and maintenance programs and standards.
Education
Engineering or Science

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