ETC Limited

Career Opportunities


Process Engineer

Full Time, Capenhurst, Chester

A vacancy has arisen within Technical Services for a Process Engineer reporting to Mike Gavin, Engineering Section Manager.  The role will be based at the ETC office in Capenhurst.


  • Carry out all duties to the highest standards of health, safety and environmental requirements
  • Production of high quality written technical reports and specifications relating in particular to UF6 process system equipment performance and UF6 system definition
  • Ability to provide technical solutions to resolve technical problems/queries, providing design substantiation, design basis and underpinning calculations
  • Ability to promote/communicate design solutions to external and internal customers
  • Analyse plant process, commissioning and test data and establish validated plant equipment performance models; utilise these models to define/predict process system and process equipment performance
  • Develop and maintain specialist knowledge of all of the current UF6 system designs and UF6 plant equipment performance
  • Ability to review Boolean Logic Specifications or equivalent in terms of process system design requirements
  • Provide technical support to design reviews, ISA/HAZOP meetings and DCP/QDN completion
  • Provide support to Cascade Development Specialist, this role will include development and training in the use of cascade modelling tools
  • Capability to develop project proposals including schedule and cost forecasts
  • Ability to manage project deliverables and provide clear status reporting to internal and external stakeholders
  • Requirement for travel to European suppliers and other ETC/customer sites


  • A good quality degree or equivalent in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering
  • Experience of working in the nuclear industry is preferred but experience in any large process industry is acceptable
  • Knowledge of process modelling and simulation using tools including Matlab and Simulink
  • Experience in the field of Process or Chemical Engineering design
  • Good interpersonal skills and a high level of computer literacy
  • An ability to speak French or German in addition to English would be an advantage


Firstly, joining Enrichment Technology Company Limited will make you a team member within a group of enthusiastic and motivated individuals, who share goals and take pride in their work, achieving great results.

Secondly, in addition to a competitive salary the package offers attractive benefits including:

  • Company performance bonus.
  • 25 days holiday rising to 28 days after 6 years’ service.
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Defined contribution pension scheme.