Mechanical Designer

Rate: Negotiable

Industry: Nuclear

Job Type: Contract

Location: North West

Reference: 28988rp

Expiration date: 02 June 2018

Our client is currently recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a major nuclear project at Birchwood, Warrington. The project will safely design and deliver a Plant and the works in accordance with the requirements of the contract to enable conditioning of wastes from the various donor plants, carried out in line with the Employer’s needs and to the satisfaction of stakeholders in the Project.

Reporting to the Lead Engineer. Responsible for the production of 2D AutoCAD drawings for System 600 Vessel & Piping Designs / Detailed Designs & DPD’s of Wall & Floor Boxes, Cabinets & En-cast items. Checking of work undertaken by other designers


  • Nuclear experience in a senior mechanical designer role using AutoCAD
  • Minimum 10 years mechanical experience
  • Ability to demonstrate strong competence in delivery of detail design under own supervision reporting to the Lead Designer and Engineers
  • A working knowledge of SL standards and procedures
  • Input/Production of Technical Specifications
  • Input to risk assessments and OIMS
  • Ability to perform basic preliminary design calculations
  • HNC minimum