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  • Job reference: RMS0179379

Mechanical Design Engineer (Inventor)

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Wolverhampton, West Midlands
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 08/05/2017
  • Duration: ongoing
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The Company:
Your future in Nuclear. Specialising in the design and manufacture of bespoke engineering solutions for the nuclear energy, nuclear decommissioning and defence markets, our client is a key player. They design, engineer, manufacture, assemble, test, commission and install, as well as offering ongoing specialist support services. They are a core subsidiary of a global Italian group that operates in over 90 countries and is Italy's largest supplier, installer and service provider in this sector.

The Role:
We are looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to work alongside a developing team working on nuclear and defence design projects using Inventor

Role involves:
* 3D (Inventor) Design on nuclear projects, e.g. mechanical/remote handling
* Ensuring that all work on a specific project being produced complies with the client design specification and relevant standards
* Ensure completeness of design packages presented to the Design Manager/Lead Engineer for comment, review, approval etc.
* Attend site surveys
* Interface with client on project related matters including Requests for Information, Technical Queries etc.
* Interface with other disciplines to ensure compliance with their requirements, equipment and service locations

Essential Skills / Qualifications:


* 3D design skills (Ideally Inventor but others considered)
* Experience in mechanical design
* Experience producing detail designs
* Some experience producing mechanical calculations
* Some experience producing mechanical documentation to support designs i.e. outline installation method statement, DJR, DAR, Design Risk Assessment, Technical Files
* Good communication skills
* HNC Mechanical Engineering (or related engineering discipline)

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:

* Some experience in research developing new equipment / machinery
* Some experience in coordinating design procedures
* Experience in FEA and the use of 'ANSYS' software
* Experience of design for nuclear sites/facilities
* Experience of working on projects for Sellafield site and conversant with design processes, procedures and standards
* Degree Qualified
* IEng or CEng accredited, or working towards either

Careers in the nuclear sector offer you the chance to work on challenging, interesting and diverse projects. And with the sector experiencing a period of growth both nationally and internationally, with a particular emphasis on the UK market, our client relies on a continuous flow of talent coming into their organisation.
With primary locations in the UK and Genoa, as well as representative offices in France, Romania, Slovakia and Argentina, career opportunities also have a global reach.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

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