Configuration Management SME

  • Somerset
  • Permanent
FM and Building Maintenance
Configuration Management SME
£50000 - £51000 per annum + Package
Job ref: JC8181B_1651235381

Girling Jones have a vacancy for a Configuration Management Expert to join on the MEH Alliance, working on the Hinkley Point C project.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Act as Technical Specialist across a multi-discipline engineering organisation for the validation and verification of configuration data at key handovers points of the programme,
  • Validation of serialised assets to fitting locations in the construction installation scopes of works.
  • Execute the Configuration Management framework processes and procedures that support the HPC lifecycle requirements defined in the clients ‘End-to-End’ engineering, programme and quality management plans.
  • Provide technical assistance to the process development, implementation and deployment of Asset Management software.
  • Develop and endure the integrated configuration data set exchanges across the Product Lifecycle management tools product breakdown structure and the Asset Management systems to support the programme.
  • Support the Strategic Suppliers design delivery by coordination of technical queries.

Key Deliverables:

  • Deliver the End of Erection Status Report as-installed configuration status record in accordance with client specification.
  • Monitor monthly the construction site change management activities and sponsor to resolution; Field Change Requests (FCRs), Non-Conformance Reports (NCRs) requiring design change, Design Evolution Notices (DENs), Open Points (OPs) and engineering Design Changes (DCs),
  • Provide KPI reporting to leadership teams (inc commercial team for costing impact assessments) on open change management.
  • Update annually the MEHJV Configuration Management Strategy in line with the HPC Configuration Strategy.
  • Ongoing completion of configuration functional assessments of data traceability and provide corrective actions.
  • Ongoing physical configuration inspections of as-manufactured and as-installed serialised assets for traceability and provide corrective actions for non-conformance to configuration requirements.
  • Develop and establish new asset configuration management procedures that meet the immediate and through life operational product traceability requirements.
  • Provide training and awareness in configuration control and requirements; drawing standards , configuration standards.
  • Support the Quality Function in supplier surveillance audits of configuration capabilities.


  • A Degree in Engineering discipline or significant nuclear experience.
  • IPx CMII certified, with familiarity of UK and global Configuration and Change Management good practice.
  • Relevant Institute Professional Accreditation commensurate with experience / qualifications in an engineering, construction, physics or other related field.
  • Demonstrate success of managing data / documents within a technically complex and dynamic environment, ideally within the Nuclear Energy sector or similar highly regulated environment.
  • Experience of successfully engaging groups of stakeholders and maintaining effective networks.
  • Able to demonstrate strong management competences, presentation, influencing and facilitation skills.
  • An understanding of nuclear power generation would be an advantage.
  • Good knowledge of CDM Regulations.
  • French language skills an advantage.


  • We are able to offer a competitive salary of £50,000 Mid point with generous uplift and allowances for working away from home where required.
  • Company car or allowance
  • 25 days holiday per annum, plus bank holidays
  • Pension with leading provider and up to 8% employer contribution
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounts
  • Personal development programme
  • Flexible Benefits

If you are interested in this role please click ‘Apply now’

Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JC8181B_1651235381
Salary From: £50000
Salary To: £51000
Job Industries: FM and Building Maintenance
Job Locations: Somerset
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Configuration Management SME

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