Mechanical Engineer

  • Location

    Seascale, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Troughton

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We are looking for a MECHANICAL ENGINEER to be based on the Sellafield Site with an initial period and some ongoing working at Daresbury

This role would favour AutoCAD at the moment and given its a site based role traditional asset care experience would be relevant.

CNL Qualifications & Experience

Key Responsibilities

The current workload includes support to a number of tasks:
Dip leg shortening
Southside camera provision, including extensive piping modifications associated with creating space/access for the new south side cameras*
Engineering substantiation updated
Baseline drawing updates
Support to Semi-Goliath crane refurbishment (being undertaken by DDP)
In silo Size Reduction tooling
Support to resolution of queries/provision of design guidance for Plant Engineering
Argon pipework (design support during installation phase)
Knowledge of piping modifications is necessary.

In the longer term there will be further asset care task, design support to Early Retrievals when it enters operation, plant improvements (e.g. challenge to reduce the impact of temperature equipment limitations)

There will be emerging asset care and improvement tasks and the supporting projects team will provide design support to Early Retrievals after handover