Mechanical Commissioning Engineers

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    c£40/hr Ltd Co

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Job ref:

    JO10571 - JW

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Mechanical Commissioning Engineers - Plymouth - Rate c£40/hr - Contract 6 months
Keywords / Skills: Mechanical, Nuclear, commissioning Engineer, Submarine, Frigate, Navy, Naval, Marine, Hydraulics, Steam, Generators, Propulsion, Lub Oil, Gearbox, Cooling Systems, Power Generation, CRB Check.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Babcock Naval Marine in Plymouth in order to recruit 5 Mechanical Nuclear Commissioning Engineers to work on a contract basis initially for 6 months.
As a Mechanical Nuclear Commissioning Engineer, your duties and responsibilities will include:

To supervise and direct industrial staff during the commissioning of nuclear submarine systems and equipment to time, cost and quality, ensuring that all rework is identified and recorded. Ensuring that all activities conform to professional engineering standards, quality orders, Nuclear and Submarine safety constraints. Informing his Senior Test Engineer in the event of any significant delays or any untoward events which occur.
The inspection, testing, calibration and commissioning of systems and equipment in accordance with authorised documentation, carrying out fault diagnosis and proposing corrective solutions. Identifying and recording defects/deficiencies ensuring that all emergent work is correctly recognised.
Maintaining a close liaison with Ship Staff, Project and Production personnel so that any possible conflicts in testing and safety implications to the submarine can be readily identified and resolved.
To ensure that the potential radiological dose for all tasks both undertaken by his staff and prescribed by the Test Groups has been assessed, and is as low as reasonably practicable (ALARP). To ensure that the radiological doses accrued by his staff are managed within Company guidelines, are ALARP and wherever possible are shared equally between staff.
Researching and compiling Test Documentation in accordance with the Test Index ensuring that the requirements of the Work Specification are understood and included, and paying due regard to the relevant Corporate Documentation and associated Plant Safety Reports/Cases.
Nuclear Steam Raising Plant  operation or refitting and commissioning experience.

You will be an experienced Mechanical Commissioning Engineer.
You will be qualified to HNC level.
You will have at least 5 years experience in a similar role.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

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