Jacobs Piping Design Engineer / UK EPR (Nuclear) in Bristol, United Kingdom

Piping Design Engineer / UK EPR (Nuclear)


Jacobs employ the UK's most experienced and skilled technical services professionals and has grown to over 7,000 people in locations across the UK.

At Jacobs, within the Nuclear and Defence division, we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality, and we offer capable and committed individuals the opportunity to shape their careers how they wish.

The Piping Design Engineer is responsible for detailed design of pipes (including supports) which involves coordination and verification of work performed by CAD designers.

Main accountabilities:

Accountabilities may include:

  • Checking design in the 3D model

  • Checking support calculation reports

  • Coordinating final checks on the model to be provided to contractors for fabrication activities

  • Leading a team of CAD designers and planning the activities

  • Managing follow-up of modifications and relations with the other sections (layout and piping calculation mainly) and the piping team in France

Key relationships:

The Piping Calculation Engineer reports to the Piping Design Group Leader.

They work collaboratively with piping calculation engineers, piping CAD designers as well as with the layout & systems teams in the UK and France.


Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

Qualification, training & experience :

Mechanical Engineering degree

Experience in piping engineering (design or site monitoring).


Junior Engineer


Knowledge and technical skills:

Good knowledge of piping layout and detailed design/

Good knowledge of 3D model.

Software and tools: Microsoft Word/Excel. Good knowledge of PDMS (navigation and reporting).

Language(s): Fluent in English, French desirable.

Key competencies:

Ability to meet commitments and deadlines

Very good interpersonal skills

Stakeholder management skills

Ability to take a strategic view

Write clearly-expressed, well-presented reports

Logical thinking


JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Bristol

Req ID: UK 00010U