Vibration Control Ltd (VCL) are part of the PCMS Group of Businesses and specialise in providing condition monitoring techniques and reliability services to the nuclear industry.

VCL has developed a specific approach based on their expertise in a range of specialist technologies in the field of condition monitoring, such as stresswave analysis, ultrasonics, thermography, vibration and oil analysis.

As a result of continued success, VCL are now seeking to recruit a proactive, enthusiastic and experienced reliability engineer to be based at Sellafield Nuclear Plant, Seascale, Cumbria.

Job Description:

  • Carry out Predictive Maintenance and CBM techniques utilising Vibration Analysis, Ultrasound and Thermography.
  • Data collection, the analysis of equipment performance, failure data, and corrective maintenance history to develop and deploy engineering solutions / improve maintenance strategies.
  • Carry out Root Cause Analysis and Reliability Analysis taking ownership for on-going corrective action tracking, implantation and following up with customers.
  • Liaise with the customer on any urgent faults or where additional information or testing is required
  • Produce clear, concise and accurate written reports within existing reporting formats combining information from all available CBM technologies to provide the best indication of asset condition

The Candidate:

  • Essential –A clear communicator with a can-do attitude who has the drive, commitment and passion to continuously improve the quality of service
  • Essential –Prepared to work across the globe as per business and client requirements
  • Essential –Able to proficiently use Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat PDF writer
  • Essential –trained / accredited to Level 1 Vibration Analysis
  • Preferable –Experienced in the use of CBM hardware and software from Emerson, Fluke and Flir.

Qualifications & Prerequisites:

  • Mechanical or Electrical Industry recognised qualification
  • Recognised and accredited Vibration Analysis qualification desirable but not essential as a longer-term training plan will be developed
  • No restrictions to work in the UK or abroad
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Preferable UK residency

Required experience:

  • Condition Monitoring: 2 years

This position is full-time and the successfully candidate will be based at Sellafield Nuclear Plant Seascale, Cumbria

To apply for this role, please email your CV to