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  • Job reference: RMS0107303

Principal/Senior/Lead Mechanical Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Westlakes
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 16/03/2012
  • Time left:
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    (23/03/12)
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The Company:
Progressive forward thinking company, working on various nuclear contracts, winning new design work packages all the time. Our clients deliverables include full 2D and 3D design, stress analysis and FEA, together with all relevant documentation throughout the project stages.

The Role:
Our client is seeking an experienced hands on Principal/Senior/Lead Mechanical Design Engineer with nuclear mechanical design experience (essential), preferably with Sellafield site experience.

Role will involve all aspects of mechanical design engineering, working as part of a flexible team on various nuclear projects. Long term work on various projects.

The Senior Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for managing various design projects including budgets/costs, programme and direction of other Engineers.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Must have worked in the nuclear industry in a Mechanical Design Engineering postion previously.
Experience of any of the following: mechanical, remote handling, glove box design, special purpose equipment, plant design, crane design - in the nuclear industry.
Experience managing own work and the work of others.
Experience managing mechancial design projects including costs and programme.
HNC level education required as a minimum.
Hands on Autocad skills essential.
Able to carry out calculations and check drawings.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Degree educated ideally.
Chartered Engineer ideally.
Sellafield site experience.
Current/Recent P4 highly beneficial.
Ideally originally trained as a Draughtsperson and then worked way up to Senior Mechanical Design Engineer.
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