Senior Mechanical Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to work on a 12 month minimum contract (or permanent basis) in the nuclear industry in Preston.

Rate is c£38-43Ltd per hour, depending on experience or £40-50,000 per annum.

As the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer/Mechanical Design Engineer you will have good 3D CAD knowledge; Inventor preferred but will consider SolidWorks.

Ideally you wil have MathCAD and AYSYS experience and knowledge of Navisworks.

Carrying out specific design tasks to meet the time, cost and quality requirements of projects. This may include but not be limited to;

Scheme design generation consisting of:

  • Design briefs
  • Hand sketches
  • 3D scheme models
  • Scheme stress calculations
  • Scheme functional calculations
  • Scheme design risk assessments
  • Directive compliance assessments
  • Scheme design review

Detail design generation consisting of;

  • 3D detail models
  • Detail stress calculations
  • Detail functional calculations
  • Detail design risk assessments
  • Directive compliance assessments
  • Detail design review

Production of manufacturing documentation consisting of;

  • 2D part, fabrication and assembly drawings
  • Factory acceptance tests
  • Method statements
  • Operation, maintenance and installation manuals
  • Technical construction files

Take part in;

  • Client meetings
  • Testing activities
  • Commissioning activities
  • Post project review meetings

Maintaining the project’s working folder

Checking of deliverables produced by other team members

If the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer or Mechanical Design Engineer role could be of interest to you please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!