Lead Mechanical Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Design Engineering

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  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Lead Mechanical Engineer; 6 months Contract; Devonport; Rate c£35-£45/hour
Key words/skills: Mechanical Engineer, Marine, Submarine, Frigate, Ships, Mechanical Handling, Cranes, Nuclear, SIL, Design, Seismic Analyst, Degree, Chartered, Substantiation

The Role:
Our client BNS is looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer to work at Devonport for a minimum duration of 6 months+.

Your duties will include:
Leading and manage one or more technical design packages agreeing project related objectives, managing technical teams producing the designs and making appropriate technical management responses. 
Plan for effective project implementation.
Ensure that staff and contractors are familiar with the hazards and risks associated with the work undertaken. 
Design of conventional mechanical handling equipment to support production activities within a graving dock facility, particular focus on materials handling and flow required. 
Control and protection systems (including SIL rated) 
Seismic analysis of mechanical handling systems 
Substantiation of high integrity mechanical handling systems

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer.
You will have at least 5-10+ years experience working on major projects.
You will have knowledge of lifting techniques, processes etc. applicable to a Nuclear Licensed production environment.
You should be Degree or Chartered level.

To discuss this Lead Mechanical Engineer vacancy please contact:  James Walker DD- 0161 474 6856 MOB 07788668931

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