Mechanical Project Engineer

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    Nuclear Engineering, Project Management & Controls

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  • Salary:

    c£33-£43/hr umbrella

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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Mechanical Project Engineer - Seascale - 12months - Rate c £33-£44/hr umb
Key words / skills: Mechanical, Project, Engineer, Nuclear, BPSS

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side BB BEEP in order to recruit a Mechanical Project Engineer to work on a 12 month contract at Seascale.
As a Mechanical Project Engineer your duties and responsibilities will include:
The BEP Joint Venture project will safely design and deliver a Plant and the works in accordance with the requirements of the contract to enable conditioning of wastes from the various donor plants, carried out in line with the Employer’s needs and to the satisfaction of stakeholders in the Box Encapsulation Project (BEP).
Management and coordination of all the elements of mechanical plant and equipment installation. Processing isometrics and drawings in accordance with project requirements and issuing construction packages to the installation supervisors including availability of approved RAMS, permits and lifting plans. Supporting the development of 4 and 6 week look-ahead’s based on the programme and milestones. Coordinating plant and equipment installation, inclusive of sub-contract activities and ensuring all scaffolding and tools are readily available. Reviewing and reporting the weekly progress against the programme with the M, E & I Installation Manager.

At least 7 Years’ experience of fulfilling a mechanical engineering role on Construction projects.
Previous experience of project delivery on a nuclear licenced site.
Formal qualification in Mechanical Engineering, (minimum HNC).
Good knowledge of Mech Engineering practices and ability to follow drawings and specifications.
IOSH Managing Safely.
Holder of a valid competency card.
Proven ability to manage a small team of supervisors and blue collar ops and sub-contractors.
Experience of Sellafield procedures an advantage.
Previous experience of working with Shield Doors, Gamma gates and Kuka robot equipment an advantage.
Previous experience working on the installation of bogey & rail systems in a nuclear environment an advantage.
Previous experience of working with and on EOTC Cranes an advantage.
Good communication skills.

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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