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Senior Licensing Engineer

Date: Mar 10, 2023

Location: Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, AE

Company: Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation

Job Purpose

Perform Licensing and Regulatory Affairs activities and tasks for the safe and reliable operation of the Barakah Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) so that the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) regulatory requirements are met and approvals obtained in a timely and efficient manner.

Licenses and Permits Maintenance
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
•Prepare and coordinate the preparation of licensing documents to ensure all technical and regulatory requirements are met.
•Prepare or assist in preparing routine license applications to satisfy all applicable regulatory and technical requirements.
•Review regulatory topics and develop technical and regulatory strategies to resolve regulatory issues associated with licenses or license applications.
•Review, prepare and submit responses to regulator requests for additional information to ensure accurate and timely response.

Licensing Document Development
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
•Prepare and assist in communicating licensing and compliance documents (e.g., reports, responses to questions, presentations, etc.) to meet all requirements and achieve desired outcomes.
•Coordinate and assist in preparing licensing documents in a timely manner to be in accordance with approved procedures and processes.
•Review and prepare presentations to address topics of interest with FANR.

Licensing Support
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
•Assist in the development of and review regulatory processes and procedures for use by Nawah in carrying out the licensing function.
•Support the inspections by FANR by reviewing potential issues, researching licensing basis, participating in self-assessments and facilitating inspections by active interface with inspectors to demonstrate compliance with regulatory requirements.
•Review draft regulations and industry operating experience to identify emerging regulatory issues and support the development of strategies for addressing these issues.Suggest cost-effective methods of implementing actions to ensure compliance with new regulations.
•Participate in International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) functions or initiatives in area of expertise as needed to improve products and express UAE best interests.
•Interface with other regulators as required such as Environmental Agency Abu Dhabi (EAD), or outside organizations such as IAEA as needed to provide input or answer questions that are related to the licensing basis.
•Support the training and instruction to other departments as needed to ensure organizational excellence.

The incumbent is expected to perform standard activities as per attachments 4 & 5 in the Job Description procedure (relating to Health, Safety and Environment, Security and Business Continuity, People Management, Excellence and Quality Management




•Bachelor's Degree in Engineering.
•5 years of relevant experience.

Or equivalent as stated in the Job Description Procedure (HR-PRC-0004).

•Master's Degree in Engineering or science discipline.
•Broad experience in other areas of nuclear power plant operation such as engineering, maintenance, operations, etc.