|Location||Bootle, Cheltenham & London|
|Salary||£67,931 - £80,787 (plus an additional £3,992 London Weighting Allowance if the successful individual is London based)|
|Close date||23 Nov 2018|
The Nuclear Safety Inspector role
Nuclear Inspectors are expected to be capable of undertaking a variety of roles:
The role of a Nuclear Inspector is varied and you are likely to undertake a range of duties during your career. Some Inspectors concentrate on undertaking planned and reactive inspections on site, while others will mainly assess safety submissions or manage discrete intervention projects.
However, the focus is on working as teams to ensure compliance with the law, reassure the public and improve safety standards. When Inspectors find shortcomings in compliance they initially provide advice but may take formal enforcement action if appropriate. The powers available to inspectors enable them to serve Enforcement Notices and ultimately initiate prosecutions. There is also a wide range of powers available under nuclear license conditions.
What is the role of an Inspector in ONR?
ONR’s regulatory function is delivered primarily through the engagement of its operational and specialist inspectors with Licensees, dutyholders and stakeholders. In order to secure the efficient and timely delivery of its regulatory and other functions, the deployment of our operational inspectors is organised into programmes and much of our work is delivered through the application of programme management practices.
Our operational inspectors engage with licensees and dutyholders across the full breadth of the nuclear industry and, consequently, their work is varied, exciting and challenging. The core aspects of their regulatory activities include:
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