Mechanical Designer AutoCAD

Job Title: Mechanical Designer AutoCAD
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO0000019956_1574958919
Contact Name: David Gillard
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2019 16:35

Job Description

Sitec has a very interesting contract requirement for a Mechanical Design Engineer with AutoCAD skills, proficient in both Model Space and Paper Space (minimum of 5 years recent experience).

This is a contract requirement with an estimated duration of 4 months and you will be based at our client's offices in Warrington.

Must have a background to enable UK Security Clearance to BPSS Level to be obtained.

Job Posting Title; Mechanical Design Engineer

is required.


  • Provide cost / time-scale 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 single-discipline work package to programme, budget and required quality.
  • Able to manage a small team of Designers and undertake checking of Mechanical deliverables.
  • Have working knowledge and experience in applying relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation (and applicable Directives).
  • Has taken part in Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews and ideally in HAZOP studies.
  • Understands the requirements of CE marking.
  • AutoCAD proficient in both Model Space and Paper Space (At least 5 years recent experience).
  • Has good knowledge of fabrication techniques.
  • Has good knowledge/understanding of achievable manufacturing accuracy.
  • Ideally, will have some 'hands on' experience.
  • Good working knowledge of geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish.
  • Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and associated standards.
  • Brief Person Specification
  • HNC Minimum with 8 years relevant technical experience. Preferably, will have 5 years nuclear experience.
  • Has a minimum of 5 years recent experience of producing mechanical design deliverables for Mechanical Handling Equipment, Special Purpose Machinery, Lifting Equipment etc

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.