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Mechanical Engineer

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Emma Lamb
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 01 February 2021
  • Job Ref: 1034353
NRL are currently recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Engineering to work for one of our leading clients within the Nuclear industry on a contract basis. Location will be Dalton Avenue/Hinton House at Brichwood Park in Warrington but home based initially.

About the Role:
  • Provide cost/timescale information and progress reporting.
  • Provide design solutions for the nuclear industry and coordinate the production of:
    • Design Schemes
    • Design Proposal Drawings
    • Detail Drawings
    • General Assemblies
    • Functional Specifications/ Functional Requirements Documents
    • Technical Reports and Studies
    • Design Justification Reports
  • Identify or respond to task variations through formal change control.
  • Take responsibility for delivery of single-discipline work package to programme, budget and required quality.
What You Will Need:
  • Able to manage a small team of Designers and undertake checking of Mechanical deliverables.
  • Have working knowledge and experience in applying relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation (and applicable Directives).
  • Has taken part in Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews and ideally in HAZOP studies.
  • Understands the requirements of CE marking.
  • AutoCAD proficient in both Model Space and Paper Space (At least 5 years recent experience).
  • Has good knowledge of fabrication techniques.
  • Has good knowledge/understanding of achievable manufacturing accuracy.
  • Ideally, will have some 'hands on' experience.
  • Good working knowledge of geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish.
  • Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and associated standards.
  • HNC Minimum with 8 years relevant technical experience. Preferably, will have 5 years nuclear experience.
  • Has a minimum of 5 years recent experience of producing mechanical design deliverables for Mechanical Handling Equipment, Special Purpose Machinery, Lifting Equipment etc