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​Senior Mechanical Engineer Jobs in Devonport

​Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineers work across a multitude of engineering sectors, but often specialise in one particular area such as piping, HVAC and mechanical handling. A Senior Mechanical Engineer must hold effective project implementation planning skills as a senior member of the team, as well as provide expert advice to stakeholders within the business and project teams. Typical work a Senior Mechanical Engineer will undertake includes carrying out surveys, producing calculations and computer-aided design drawings, working to relevant safety standards and international design codes.

A Senior Mechanical Engineer will usually hold a degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent discipline. Other technical qualifications may include MCIBSE, MIET or HNC/HND. Senior Mechanical Engineers may also hold Chartered Engineer status, or be working towards it.

Devonport

Devonport is a district of Plymouth in the English county of Devon. Devonport is a regenerating neighbourhood of shipyards and modern housing developments. Devonport has a trail that links the Naval Heritage Centre to Devonport Guildhall.

Home to HMNB Devonport Dockyard, the military city is the principal nuclear repair and refuelling facility for the Royal Navy and the largest naval base in Europe. The naval base as support the Royal Navy since 1691, and covers four miles of waterfront, with 5 dry docks. Defence sector expertise includes submarines and naval vessels.