Senior Mechanical Engineer

Salary: Negotiable

Industry: Nuclear

Job Type: Contract

Location: North West

Reference: 27870-tm

Expiration date: 10 November 2017


Major project Joint Venture is seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join their existing project delivery team based in Birchwood, Warrington. Our client is responsible for the delivery of one of the largest capital projects to be undertaken at Sellafield over the next 5 years.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Senior Mechanical Engineer – Reporting to the Lead Mechanical Engineer. Responsible for overseeing the design of Steam and Wash cabinets, which will include liaison with third party company who will design and manufacture the cabinets. Checking of work undertaken by others.    

Person Specification:

  • Nuclear experience in a senior mechanical engineer role.
  • Minimum 10 years mechanical experience.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong competence in delivery of detail design under own supervision reporting to the Lead Mechanical Engineer.
  • A working knowledge of SL standards and procedures.
  • Input to risk assessments and OIMS.
  • Ability to perform mechanical design calculations, produce technical specifications and requisitions, datasheets, perform technical bid evaluations.
  • Checking of Design Proposal Drawings (DPDs)
  • HNC minimum.