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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Cumbria
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/10/2011
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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:
A new contract award has meant our client needs some additional mechanical design resource.

Two positions; first being a Senior Design Engineer; the second being a Design Engineer.

The following requirements are for the ‘Senior’ position, we would expect the 'Engineer' to be able to satisfy a number of (but not all) these requirements.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Experience in mechanical design and coordinating equipment layouts.
Experience producing/supervising the production of detail designs.
Experience in piping design.
Autodesk Inventor experience.
Able to produce mechanical calculations.
Able to produce mechanical documentation to support designs i.e. outline installation method statement, DJR, DAR, Design Risk Assessment, Technical Files.
Experience in leading small teams of design engineers on a project.
Good communication skills, the role would require the engineer to be customer facing and maintain good customer relations in secure future contacts.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Experience in :EA 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.
Good communicator, role would require the engineer to be customer facing and maintain good customer relations to secure future contacts.
Experience checking and design drawings/documentation.
Experience in HVAC design.
Degree Qualified.
IEng or CEng accredited, or working towards either.
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