Senior Mechanical Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Design Engineering

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  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 Months +

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Senior Mechanical Engineer; 6-12 Months Contract; Leicester; c£39.0/hour 
Key Words/Skills: Mechanical Engineer, Nuclear, Design, Autocad, Inventor, HAZOP

The Role:
Our client CNS are looking to recruit a Senior Mechanical Engineer to work on a contract basis initially for 6-12months based in Leicester.
The role involves / Your duties will include:
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 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. 
Ideally will have a working knowledge of Inventor and AutoCAD. 
Has a good knowledge of fabrication techniques. 
Has a good knowledge of achievable manufacturing accuracy, 
Knowledge of Geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish. 
Working knowledge of commonly used materials and standards. 

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer.
You will have NUCLEAR experience.
You will be qualified to HNC / HND / Degree level.

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

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