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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location: Malton
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Emma Lamb
  • Contact Email: elamb@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: 2022-06-20
  • Expiry Date: 20 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041624
NRL are currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to work on a permanent basis for one of our leading clients in Malton. The Senior Mechanical Designer Engineer is a design engineer with responsibility for undertaking or complying with the following:
  • Design Tasks
  • Project Management Interaction
  • Technical Mentoring
  • Tendering Tasks
  • Quality Compliance
  • Health & Safety
  • Technically Responsible Person Role
  • Continual Improvement
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Carrying out specific design tasks to meet the time, cost and quality requirements of projects. This may include but not be limited to:

Scheme design generation consisting of:
  • Design briefs
  • Hand sketches
  • 3D scheme models
  • Scheme stress calculations
  • Scheme functional calculations
  • Scheme design risk assessments
  • Directive compliance assessments
  • Scheme design review
  • 3D detail models
  • Detail stress calculations
  • Detail functional calculations
  • Detail design risk assessments
  • Directive compliance assessments
  • Detail design review
  • 2D part, fabrication and assembly drawings
  • Factory acceptance tests
  • Method statements
  • Operation, maintenance and installation manuals
  • Technical construction files
  • Client meetings
  • Testing activities
  • Commissioning activities
  • Post project review meetings
  • Maintaining the project’s working folder
  • Checking and approving of deliverables produced by other team member
Key Skills and Competencies:
  • Has been responsible for a variety of diverse projects or activities ranging in both size and complexity.
  • Sound appreciation of manufacturing, assembly and test techniques
  • A high level of commercial awareness.
  • Sufficient technical knowledge and understanding of the industry to be able to technically lead a team, shape the outcome of a project and encourage and assist others in the delivery of that project
  • Ability to manage his / her own workload and self-manage to deliver tasks
  • Ability to make prioritisation decisions on work
  • Ability to read, understand and shape new procedures and standards
  • Is expected to need management rather than supervision
  • Is expected to be proficient in the production of standard design deliverables
  • Is expected to be an experienced user of relevant design tools, techniques and methods
  • Is expected to be conversant with legislation and regulations applicable to their role and the projects they are working on.
Qualifications:
  • Degree / HND / Higher Apprenticeship in a related discipline