Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1801-7_1518538644
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2018 16:17

Job Description

Sitec are currently recruiting for our client for 2 Senior Mechanical Engineers to work on a 12 month contract. This role will be based at Sellafield, Warrington.

Ideally - the Senior Mechanical Engineers would have recent experience producing mechanical designs using Inventor. In addition experience within a Vault environment is useful.

* 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
* 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
* 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.

* HNC Minimum and must have nuclear experience.
* Ideally, will have recent experience of producing mechanical design deliverables for Mechanical Handling Equipment, Special Purpose Machinery, and Lifting Equipment.
* Experience with Alpha standards / Glove Box design, Laser cutting/welding and depressurisation vessels will be beneficial

Successful applicants for the Senior Mechanical Engineers role must be able to obtain a CTC level of clearance.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.