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  • Job reference: RMS0157815

Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Warrington
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 10/08/2015
  • Time left:
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    (17/08/15)
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The Company:
Our client is a nuclear specialist, covering both civilian and defence sectors, across the complete lifecycle from New Build, through Operations and Maintenance, to final decommissioning and waste disposal.

The Role:
• Definition and distribution of the scope of work to ensure that all work is executed safely, on time and at appropriate levels of quality.
• Delivery of all design and engineering to meet the requirements of Design Reviews and HAZOPs within Project procedures.
• Supervision of junior engineering staff, engineering resource management and interviews.
• Design, Specification, Procurement, Supply/Manufacture Liaison, Installation, Acceptance Testing, Commissioning and Operator Training in Nuclear Engineering Projects.
• Liaison with multi disciplines
• Technical Consultancy
• Project Management including quality, progress and cost control including documentation
• Sales Support and Customer care
• Manage Contractors and Sub Contractors, Staff Development
• Manage safety by developing and reinforcing the safety culture, compliance with safety regulations (eg. CDM and CE marking), and the application of safety systems.
• Reports to Principal Engineer, Team Leader or Department manager
• Normally supervises a design or project team of up to 5 engineering staff, although the team may be supplemented by staff from elsewhere.
• Responsible for the allocation of work and managing quality, progress and cost of the work carried out within the project
• Responsible for managing project subcontracts
• Regularly interacts with clients and managers of other engineering disciplines
• Responsible for communications within project team

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Degree qualified in a relevant technical / engineering discipline. A full UK driver’s licence.
• Chartered Engineer and candidates nearing chartership are preferred.
• Membership to appropriate institutions is preferred e.g. CIBSE, MIMechE.
• Experience and/or ability of leading a technical team within a professional project delivery environment .Organisation & Collaborations skills. Demonstrable expertise in working to tight deadlines. Quality & service driven attitude. High level of commercial awareness. Experience of leading design teams.
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