Mechanical Designer / Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering

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  • Salary:

    c£33.96/hr umb

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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Mechanical Designer / Engineer - Warrington Cheshire - Duration 12 months - Rate c£33.96/hr umb
Key words / skills: Mechanical, Engineer, Nuclear, Design, BPSS, AutoCAD, BIM.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Cavendish Nuclear in order to recruit a Mechanical Designer / Engineer to work on a 12 month contract in Warrington.
As a Mechanical Designer / Engineer your duties and responsibilities will include:
Construction Support

Provide cost/timescale information and progress reporting.

Provide design solutions for the nuclear industry and coordinate the production of:

- Design Schemes
- Design Proposal Drawings
- Detail Drawings
- General Assemblies
- Functional Specifications/ Functional Requirements Documents
- Technical Reports and Studies
- Design Justification Reports


Identify or respond to task variations through formal change control.

Take responsibility for delivery of single-discipline work package to programme, budget and required quality.

Able to manage a small team of Designers and undertake checking of Mechanical deliverables.

Have working knowledge and experience in applying relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation (and applicable Directives).

Has taken part in Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews and ideally in HAZOP studies.

Understands the requirements of CE marking.

Preferably, AutoCAD proficient in both Model Space and Paper Space and Ideally; will have Inventor experience.

Has good knowledge of fabrication techniques.

Has good knowledge/understanding of achievable manufacturing accuracy.

Ideally, will have some 'hands on' experience.

Good working knowledge of geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish.

Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and associated standards.

Brief Person Specification
HNC Minimum (Or equivalent) and must have some nuclear experience.

Has recent experience of producing mechanical design deliverables for Mechanical Handling Equipment, Special Purpose Machinery, Lifting Equipment etc.

You will be a Mechanical designer / Engineer.
Nuclear experience ESSENTIAL.

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.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.