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Senior/Principle Mechanical Engineers - Remote

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

  • Sector: Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Contact: Shaun Lamb
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0141 226 8156
  • Start Date: 2022-06-23
  • Expiry Date: 07 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041689

NRL’s marine engineering client based in Rosyth, is looking to recruit remote working Senior & Principle Mechanical Engineers for a 12 month contract. Successful candidates will have to complete BPSS vetting.

About the role:

Manage the delivery of engineering and technical activities, through the application of process, domain knowledge and experience.


• Exercise care for own health and safety and that of others as defined by Health and Safety legislation, adhere to endorsed Company policy, procedures and delegations (e.g. Health & Safety, Diversity & Inclusion, Performance & Development Reviews and Finance etc.) • Ensure procedures, codes and standards are correctly identified and applied to engineering and technical activities. • Contribute to Project Safety Assessment process. • Ensure task and project risks are communicated and managed appropriately. • Produce, review and approve calculations, analyses, drawings, models, design basis documentation and technical reports as assigned. • Assessing the implications of changes, concessions and queries. • Maintaining the engineering configuration, ensuring the overall design intent and integrity is maintained throughout design lifecycle. • Evaluate technical issues in order to develop proposals for investigations and/or solutions, including process improvements. • Provide support to the Project Manager for the planning, control and delivery of tasks and projects. • Make engineering decisions within own sphere of responsibility and delegated authority. • Act as Technical Authority or Engineering Lead when authorised to do so by Principal Engineer or delegated authority.


This is the level for an experienced engineer working with a high level of developed knowledge in a specialist subject area; the role is directly accountable for designs, developments and determines solutions to problems and issues within a specialist subject area. Able to work on a range of engineering problems involving high levels of complexity & uncertainty. Provides help and direction to less experienced team members to support both their effective working, and their development.


• Engineering degree qualification with significant demonstrable relevant experience and capability OR • HND/HNC in relevant discipline with significant demonstrable relevant experience and capability • Typically holds Membership of or be capable of registration with the Engineering Council at CEng level