Principal Mechanical Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Defence

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  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Job ref:

    JO10420 - JW

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Principal Mechanical Engineer - Moor Row CA24 - Contract 12 months - Rate £45/hr

Key words / skills: Mechanical, Engineer, Principal, Senior, Nuclear, Mechanical Handling, Special Purpose Machinery, Lifting, Equipment, Cranes, HAZOP, HNC, HND, Degree, Chartered, GD&T, Geometric Tolerancing


Overview / Responsibilities:
Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working alongside Cavendish Nuclear in order to recruit a Principal Mechanical Engineer. Working on a contract basis initially for 12months+ based at Moor Row CA24. This role does fall inside scope of IR35 so an umbrella service will have to be used.
As a Principal Mechanical Engineer would will be responsible for:
Take responsibility for delivery of multi-discipline work package to programme, budget and required quality.
Able to manage several teams of Designers and Engineers 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 presented at Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews and ideally at HAZOP studies.
Has working knowledge of AutoCAD and Inventor
Has a good knowledge of fabrication techniques.
Has a good knowledge of achievable manufacturing accuracy,
Good knowledge of Geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish.
Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and standards. 

You will be an experience Mechanical Engineer.
Essential to have Nuclear Industry experience.
Ideally qualified to HNC / HND / Degree or Chartership level.
You must have excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

To discuss this Principal Mechanical Engineer vacancy please contact: James Walker 
Direct Dial: 0161 474 6856 or 07788668931

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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