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Building Services Lead Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Whitehaven
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 21/10/2014
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The Company:
Our client has been established for over 20 years locally and is focused on delivering design solutions to the nuclear industry, specialising in the design of mechanical handling plant and equipment, the design and installation of plant control systems and the provision of support to plant safety reviews.

The Role:
1.Ensuring that all work on allocated projects being produced complies with the client design specification and relevant standards.

2.Supervision of all design team members within the team working on allocated projects.

3.Interface with specialist consultants within nominated disciplines.

4.Ensure completeness of design packages presented to the Design Manager/Divisional Engineering Manager for comment, review, approval etc.

5.Ensure continuity of workload for the project design team members.

6.Attend site surveys.

7.Maintain all project related Quality Assurance matters including the updating of the Project Diary.

8.Interface with client on project related matters including Requests for Information, Technical Queries etc.

9.Attend discipline-related meetings with the client when requested by the Design Team Leader.

10.Check completed design deliverables against client specifications and standards.

11.Interface with other disciplines to ensure compliance with their requirements, equipment and service locations.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
HNC in a related Engineering discipline
8 years minimum of Engineering experience, (or 6 years with degree qualification) of which 4 years should be within the Nuclear Industry.
Experience in mechanical design of building services including steam, condensate, water, compressed air, bottled gases.
•Experience in developing system schematic / Engineering flow diagrams for Building Services system
•Experience Leading / producing Building Services Basis of Design / Design Specification documentation
•Experience leading a teams of Engineers and Designers
•Experience producing/supervising the production of detail designs
•Experience producing/overseeing building services calculations in accordance with CIBSE guides
•Experience producing/overseeing mechanical documentation to support designs i.e. outline installation method statement, Design Risk Assessment.
•Experience checking/approving design drawings/documentation
•Good communication skills.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
•Experience of building services design for nuclear sites/facilities
•Experience delivering Design work for Major Projects at the Sellafield Site
•Holds or previously held Sellafield site pass (P4) and monitored/classified worker.
•Experience of working on projects for Sellafield site and conversant with design processes, procedures and standards.
•IEng or CEng accredited, or working towards either.
•User of AutoCAD and /or Inventor
•User of MathCAD
•Experience producing or overseeing the production of Thermal stress calculations
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