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Bilingual English/Japanese speaking Engineers & Project Managers

  • Job reference: EN-002603
  • Sector: Nuclear, Power
  • Location: Bristol, Epsom
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Why not...

We are looking for bilingual engineers and project managers at any level of experience. First and foremost, we want to recruit the right people into the team – you need be enthusiastic about your job, the people you work with, our company and the clients that we deliver for – from there we will always work with individuals to make sure that their role plays to their natural strengths.

You might already enjoy leading and delivering multiple projects simultaneously, whilst mentoring and training more junior colleagues to meet the highest standards. 

Equally, you might be at the beginning of your career or undertaking a career change – if you’re looking for the opportunity to work closely with clients, provide excellent solutions and grow trusting working relationships as part of our multi-cultural teams, please see below for more details.

You don't need to be a professional translator, ただし、この日本語の文章をGoogle機械翻訳なしで理解できる程度の方からのご応募をお待ちしております。

Details of The Role
Our Nuclear team specialises in undertaking the most challenging engineering and design projects not only in the UK but with opportunities in virtually every market of the world. We provide excellent technical leadership and project management by building strong relationships with the major operators. And this in turn offers a stimulating variety of work in a team that is rapidly developing to meet the challenge of nuclear new build.

Based at your choice of one of our key locations (Epsom, Bristol, Warrington and other locations depending on circumstances), we look for people who can offer to be mobile as client work may not always be at the base location. This is a role within one of our most diverse teams – made of great people from diverse backgrounds and geographical locations, all contributing to one of our most dynamic markets.


We’re seeking bilingual project managers and engineers.

You will enjoy working independently in a trusting environment, as well as being an integral part of a wider team of talented scientists, engineers and project managers. You’ll be a perfect fit if you’re happy building great relationships with your teams and with your clients, thriving on exceeding their expectations and providing the wow factor.

Work will include:
• Project definition and delivery
• Responsibility for technical quality
• Recruiting, leading, working with and mentoring project management/engineering teams
• Liaising directly with clients
• Looking for opportunities to grow the business

You’ll be the ideal candidate when your high level of proficiency in Japanese is coupled with the desire to apply these skills whilst developing your project management and/or engineering experience. Add in the motivation to develop strong relationships with both colleagues and clients alike and we’d love to hear from you.

We’re currently looking for people from the below listed disciplines, if your skills are based in another discipline we’re always happy to consider your transferrable skills.
• Civil / Structural Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering
• Safety (Nuclear / Fire Safety / Probabilistic) Engineering
• Project Managers and Assistant Project Managers

Rewards & Benefits
Rewarding and flexible remuneration packages combined with great teams doing excellent work – if you find you’re feeling a sense of excitement reading this, it’s likely that working with us would bring you to a place that is perfectly balanced to achieve both your personal and career goals.

Additional Information
• We support flexible working and equal opportunities as we believe that diverse teams provide the best mix of interpersonal and technical skills needed to exceed our customers’ expectations.
• Travel to other company and client sites are likely to be necessary.

Atkins develops individuals through a portfolio of training and development activities designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents. We encourage participation in all forms of training and have an active programme of in-house and well as external training for all our engineers.

Reward & Benefits
Please refer to our Rewards and Benefits page for details on our full benefits package.

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview.

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV,  details of any current or previously held security clearance

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