Mechanical Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Defence, Design Engineering, Design Consultancy

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  • Salary:

    £30-£37/hour (Neg)

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    almost 4 years ago

  • Duration:

    2 Years

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Mechanical Engineer - £37/hr - Contract - Leicester - 24months duration.
Key Words / Skills: Mechanical Engineer, Airports, Conveyors, Design, H&S, O&M Manuals.

The Role:
Our client Babcock Airport Division is looking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer in Leicester for a period initially of 24months on a contract basis.

The role involves / your duties may include:
To proactively report unsafe conditions.
Identify all risks associated with the planned activities.
Liaise with all necessary interfaces (e.g. other project team members).
Provide accurate progress reports including estimates.
Oversee the generation of complex conveyor layouts (showing basic level of detail) at feasibility/concept design stage.
Oversee the preparation of phasing drawings.
Conveyor line arrangement drawings and parts list.
Maintenance plat forming, crossovers, lifting beams.
“Machine” level details and sub-assemblies in support of our ongoing development of standard baggage system products.
Oversee the preparation of phasing drawings.
Carry out site surveys.
Provide support during manufacturing, installation and commissioning phases.
Generation of technical specifications, reports and calculations.
Justification of key engineering decisions such as conveyor route option analysis and equipment selection analysis.
Conduct Design H&S risks assessments.
Advise on cost and programme impact and gain approval before initiating the variation.
Project close out, ensuring all “as built” drawings and test records are received from site.

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer with at least 5-10 years experience.
You should be qualified to at least HND / Degree level.
You will need excellent communication skills both written and oral.

To discuss this Mechanical Engineer vacancy please contact:  James Walker Direct Dial: 0161 474 6856

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.

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