Mechanical Engineer

  • Location

    Kent, England

  • Sector:

    Mechanical Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £36.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Natalie Pritchard-Barrett

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    10 Months

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We are currently searching for Mechanical Engineers for Dungeness B power station for a 12 month contract. Candidates must have IOSH Managing Safely Certificate. Candidates will be required to undergo a security vetting process.

Qualifications- Degree, HNC or equivalent in relevant Engineering discipline but will accept apprenticeship with justified experience.
Experience 2-5 years site installation and maintenance within Nuclear, Power Generation or Oil and Gas Industries. 10 years for personnel holding an apprenticeship or equivalent.

Allocate labour and resources on his area of the site works in a manner consistent with the programme for the works. This will be done in cooperation with the other Site Engineers.

Produce forecasts of resource and labour requirements to satisfy the needs of the project programme for his area of work.
Direct the timely production and maintenance of site documentation. This should include but not be restricted to, Work Order Cards (WOC) Maintenance Instructions Construction Quality Plans, Lifting Plans Risk & Manual Handling Assessments.
Review and understand the quality requirements applicable to each task he/she is responsible for and where necessary, carry out accurate measuring and testing in conjunction with, and as authorised to do so, by the Site Quality Engineer.

Ensure compliance with Quality documentation, ensuring hold points and witness points are adhered to at all times during all site operations.
Keep auditable daily records of work carried out by self and those under the supervision of the Site Engineer.
Contribute to the preparation of programmes, budgets and to operate within these restraints.
Establish the need for in-service training relevant to the Site Engineer's appointed task and projected career path (including staff under the Site Engineer's control) and to advise management accordingly.
Promote good communications within the section and between the section, site management and HQ in general.
Comply with the rules and regulations, permit system and safety requirements in force on the site specific and to promote these disciplines within the section.
Become conversant with aspects of man management, industrial relations, national agreements etc.

These duties are project specific and in addition to those described in the Company and project procedures. He shall ensure that he is familiar with these documents and any legislation to which they refer. The Engineer may be assisted in the execution of these duties by a team of supervisory staff for whom he will be responsible.