Job Description

Job Title: Rigger
Location: Hinkley Point C, Bridgwater, Somerset
Vacancies: Multiple Positions Available
Compensation: ECSA pay rates + Excellent Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF57722

Are you an experienced Rigger ready for your next adventure? Cavendish Nuclear are seeking experienced Riggers 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 3rd 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.
  • Plan and manage lifts using subcontracted mobile cranes (including very heavy lift cranes)
  • Operate overhead cranes.
  • Establish and execute complex lifting operations and critical tasks.
  • Carry out structural steelwork erection and rigging activities.
  • Work on arrangement / isometric drawings.

You are a great fit if you have:

  • Proven experience in lifting complex and heavy objects, such as pressure piping, tanks, and structural steelwork.
  • Experience working on major construction projects.
  • NVQ 3 / ACE Card or equivalent in Erecting (for all Rigging and Erecting tasks) or in Moving Loads (for Rigging tasks only)
  • CCNSG Safety Passport and IOSH Managing Safely qualifications.

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.