Senior Mechanical Engineer

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    Nuclear Engineering

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    c£42/hr Umbrella

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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    11 months ago

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Senior Mechanical Engineer - Warrington - Duration 24months - Rate c£42/hr umb.
Key words / skills: Mechanical Engineer, Nuclear, Design, AutoCAD, Inventor, Mechanical Handling, BIM, Special Purpose Machinery, Lifting, Equipment, GD&T, BPSS, HNC, HND, Degree.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Cavendish Nuclear in order to recruit a Senior Mechanical Engineer to work on a 24month contract in Warrington.
As a Senior Mechanical Engineer your duties and responsibilities 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.

Ideally will have some 'hands on' experience.

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

Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and standards.

Brief Person Specification

Preferably degree qualified (HNC Minimum) or equivalent.

Must have significant nuclear experience and experience of producing mechanical design deliverables for Mechanical Handling Equipment, Special Purpose Machinery, Lifting Equipment etc.

You will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer.
5-10 years experience.
Nuclear experience essential.
HNC / HND / Degree.

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.