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Location: Whitehaven, North West England, United Kingdom

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Whitehaven, North West England, United Kingdom

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Senior Mechanical Engineer
LOCATION: Sellafield
SALARY/RATE AND BENEFITS: £33.96 - £39.62 per hour ltd
DURATION: 12 months

The following experience is preferable; design of piping systems, design for CDM. It would be an advantage to be proficient in both AutoCAD and Inventor, although drafting will largely be done by others.

Have working knowledge and experience in applying relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation (and applicable Directives)
Has presented at Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews and ideally at HAZOP studies.
Has working knowledge of AutoCAD and Inventor
Has a good knowledge of fabrication techniques
Has a good knowledge of achievable manufacturing accuracy
Ideally will have some 'hands on' experience
Good knowledge of Geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish
Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and standards

My client is proud to be the UK's leading supplier to the nuclear industry and a growing global force. They offer unrivalled experience and specialist knowledge across all aspects of the nuclear energy life cycle, from design and build, through operations and maintenance, to decommissioning, waste management and remediation.

The role is to join a client team based on Sellafield site, in the PFDO (Plant Facing Design Office) department.

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 multi-discipline work package to programme, budget and required quality.
Able to manage several teams of Designers and Engineers and undertake checking of Mechanical deliverables.

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