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  • Job reference: RMS0166015

Mechanical CAD Design Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Milton Keynes
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 13/04/2016
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The Company:
Our client is an Engineering Services company, who are an international technical consultancy, providing a range of services including licence to operate, asset management, manufacturing improvement and capital investment to customers in the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and consumer industries worldwide

The Role:
Provide the technical lead and CAD-design and coordination for all engineering activities for assignments classified as low-medium engineering complexity. Ensure that activities related to all engineering disciplines within the project are efficiently and cost-effectively executed in accordance with contract specifications, quality standards, and safety requirements.

1. Technical contribution Engineering development
Ensures that engineering is developed with complete information and that all multidisciplinary information has been included in the engineering development. Solves problems that appear during engineering development. Drives completion of all engineering activities on the project.
Authorizes engineering deliverables acting as the overall design authority (coordinating engineer) for all applicable engineering disciplines. May act as responsible engineer (design authority) for a particular engineering discipline and complete engineering assignments for that discipline.
Execution support
Collaborates with the project installation, commissioning and site activities clarifying potential issues or providing solutions to correct engineering errors. Provides technical support to the commissioning and start-up.
2. Sales support Creates proposals for engineering projects or programs through coordination of proposal drawings, bills of materials and estimated engineering hours for all engineering disciplines. Performs engineering risk analysis before submitting proposal.
3. Contract management Supports the Project Manager in issuing claims (new scope of work, cost impact, time impact, risk quantifications etc.)
4. Planning and control Defines project tasks and ensures allocation of these tasks to project team members, specifying relevant schedule, cost and quality metrics. Coordinates the creation of work plans and cost estimates for work in all applicable engineering disciplines. Proactively manages the Project Engineering team to deliver the agreed program on time, on quality and at the targeted cost. Escalates all deviations appropriately for timely action.
5. Risk and opportunity management Ensures completion of engineering related risk assessments and opportunity assessments, and supports the Project Manager in the overall project risk and opportunity assessment, (e.g. variation orders and claims) and implementation of resulting actions for own project responsibilities.
6. Customer Acts as the technical lead for all engineering disciplines on a project. Interacts with customers and officials, contractors, and others. Attends project meetings and presents all technical aspects of project assignments.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics qualification
• Expert in CAD-design
• Experienced project engineer with 3- 7 years of track record of leading technical/engineering projects
• Solid mechanical engineering knowledge and familiar with applicable codes and standards
• Good communication skills and able to present in a professional manner
• Creative thinker and problem solver
• Knowledge of engineering processes and other drawing tools

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Robotics application experience is a strong plus!
• Experience of projects involving hardware and software integration
• Commercial and results oriented focus
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