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Location: Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom

Mechanical Engineer

Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Mechanical Engineer

LOCATION: Dounreay, Thurso

RATE: £220 - £275 per day LTD ( plus shift allowance £75)


Dounreay is responsible for the safe and secure clean-up of the Dounreay nuclear site. As the decommissioning programme progresses our client has a requirement to recruit qualified and experienced personnel to fill a number of current and emerging vacancies. They employ over 1000 people at the site and offer secure and rewarding work across a range of technical and support functions.
•HNC in Engineering or equivalent qualifications plus experience
•At least 5 years Engineering and Industrial experience
•Good attention to detail commensurate with safety-critical design
•Good PC skills including use of MS Office tools in a networked environment
•Experience of producing scheme/concept designs for EPC projects
•Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
•Good organisational and planning skills.
•Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
•The ability to communicate effectively with staff/contractors at all levels is essential.
•Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
•Self-motivated and assertive
•Ability to apply engineering processes to achieve engineering solutions


A vacancy has arisen within Operations for a Mechanical Engineer to manage and deliver project activities. The Job Holder will act as a Mechanical Engineer for selected systems and equipment, delivering mechanical engineering work that will include specification, calculation, analysis, design, verification and/or assessment. In addition may act as Commissioning Engineer as required by the Project Teams.
•Control, develop and monitor plans and procedures.
•Develop appropriate solutions for operational problems.
•Write Technical Specifications.
•Engineering substantiation
•Apply health, safety, environmental and waste management processes with engineering activities taking advice where necessary from appropriate specialists.
•Contract support
•Monitor implementation of plans and procedures to ensure compliance with project schedules, safety procedures and legislation.
•Liaise effectively with regulators and stakeholders on specific projects.
•Develop requirement specifications, technical specification and other design related documentation for major projects.
•Develop and review discipline specific engineering drawings
•Carrying out system and equipment commissioning in line with commissioning and test documentation.


Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

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