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Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Location: Brentford
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Renewables
  • Contact: Jennifer Zoller
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: 2022-07-17
  • Expiry Date: 10 July 2022
  • Job Ref: DaXtra_3920044

Role Context:

NRL is looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our project delivery operation based in one of our UK locations. 

You will join the Mechanical Engineering Department which provides concept, FEED and detailed design services for mechanical equipment. The Department consists of Rotating, Static and Packaged Equipment and Mechanical Handling sub-disciplines and also the HVAC and Metallurgy disciplines. Engineering positions typically involve the selection, specification, design and requisitioning of mechanical equipment.

Project. Your skills and expertise will be utilised across a range of domestic and international projects, starting in the bid phase, continuing through to award, start up and execution.

You'll be:

Delivering Mechanical engineering services that meet company, its customer and applicable statutory and regulatory specifications, on time and within budget
Writing and checking mechanical specifications and data sheets
Writing and checking technical content documents to support Enquiry Requisitions
Reviewing Supplier bid documents
Compiling and checking Technical Bid Evaluations to capture technical bid clarification responses
Coordinating Bid Clarification Meetings and fully responsible for discussion of technical content
Acting as a single focal point for supplier document review and approval for several equipment packages
Monitoring assigned packages for technical compliance, contractual compliance and QA/QC compliance
Considering the environmental, commercial, safety and operational aspects of design
Responsible for review and integration of company and Client specifications and standards into the equipment design and quality standards
Liaising with multi-discipline project teams, project/engineering management and Client representatives for project activities as required
Progress monitoring to maintain the schedules and reporting of progress to management
Reporting of issues related to management of change
Identifying risks in the workplace, on site and in the project work undertaken

You'll have:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in appropriate engineering subject.
Experienced engineer with sound technical background and expertise.
Experienced in the use of appropriate codes of practice, standards and relevant sections of statutory documentation
Experienced in the use of design and assessment methods used within discipline.
Competent in use of analytical methods used within discipline including theoretical background for analysis programs
Ability to think creatively and logically to resolve design and development problems
Able to estimate man-hours and materials for delegated aspects of work
Experienced in quality control requirements and quality assurance for engineering work
Competent in design safety/environmental requirements, procedures and responsibilities for both self and subordinates
Team player experienced in working collaboratively to identify the best solutions for problems encountered and tenacity to drive these solutions with satisfactory application up to a final conclusion
Adopt the company principles related to diversity and inclusion