About The Role

Chief Engineer – Energy Sector


Perhaps you’re a senior technical influencer at a respected Engineering company, or a Principal Engineer developing novel capability. So why make the move to the NCC?

Simply put, if you’re interested in new technology, this is the place to be.

We’re making the next generation of composite technologies a reality in Oil & Gas and Renewable Energy. It’s our mission to show industry the way ahead, changing minds, leading a diversity of customers forward. From 100+ metre turbine blades spinning 300 feet in the air, to composite pipes 3000m at the bottom of the ocean, the NCC is leading a step change in the Energy sector. And you’ll be at the forefront.

As Chief Engineer, you’ll play a crucial role in defining, implementing and managing technical decision-making processes for the Energy sector at the NCC. Reporting to the CTO and linking closely with the Energy Unit Director, your expertise will find a natural home as you set objectives, shape technical strategy, and hold the entire business unit to your high standards.

You’re a forward-facing expert, with a record of technical excellence and a deep understanding of composites technology, its development, and its application across sectors. We’re the National Composites Centre, a world-leading manufacturing R&D company, serving a range of industries with innovative work.

It sounds like we’re a good match. Apply now.

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