Pipefitter

Job Description

Job Title: Pipe Fitter
Location: Hinkley Point C, Bridgwater, Somerset
Vacancies: Multiple Positions Available
Compensation: ECSA pay rates + Excellent Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF57341

Are you an experienced Pipe Fitter ready for your next adventure? Cavendish Nuclear are seeking experienced Pipe Fitters to join our team at the prestigious Hinkley Point C project. This is your chance to contribute to the construction of the UK's first-ever third generation nuclear power plant, shaping a sustainable future.

What is in it for me?
Want the biggest Projects? Want a 4-day week? Want ECSA pay rates? Want enhanced overtime? Want job security? Want a better work-life balance? Want three days off? JOB DONE!

We are offering a competitive salary in line with ECSA pay rates and an exceptional benefits package that includes a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension scheme, and more. With a 4-day week and enhanced overtime, you will have the stability you need to thrive.

The Role

  • Play a pivotal role in building the UK's clean energy future.
  • Work within the MEH Alliance, collaborating effectively to deliver complex piping and cabling systems.
  • Fabricate and assemble pipes using specialised tools and techniques.
  • Install and secure piping systems according to strict specifications.
  • Test and inspect piping for functionality and adherence to standards.
  • Prepare work areas, ensuring safety protocols are followed.
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organised work environment.


You are a great fit if you have:

  • Proven experience in the manufacture of small and large bore pressure pipe work, as well as experience in the installation of pressure pipe work, superheater headers and vessels.
  • Experience of working on TARs, outages, projects, or new builds within an engineering construction site environment including experience in one or more of the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Thermal or Nuclear sectors.
  • Hold a full apprenticeship in pipefitting or an equivalent qualification (NVQ 3, ACE Card).
  • Possess a CCNSG Safety Passport and ideally IOSH Managing Safety certification.


Cavendish Nuclear As a leader within the UK nuclear industry, Cavendish Nuclear, part of Babcock International Group, provides a comprehensive range of critical nuclear solutions in clean energy, defence and civil new build and decommissioning projects. Together, we are innovating to make nuclear safer, faster, and cost-effective across the nuclear energy life cycle. Your career with us could take you anywhere within Babcock International Group - from Canada, the USA to Japan. Work with us to create a safe and secure world, together.
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