Mechanical Engineer

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  • Location

    East Lothian, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £36.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Troughton

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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We have a new position for a MECHANICAL ENGINEER based at Torness Power Station

The position is within the newly set up Fuel Route Acceleration Team (FRAT).
The FRAT team is responsible for improving the reliability of degraded Fuel Route plant and apparatus. This shall be achieved by engineering and installing solutions to replace the degraded plant and apparatus.

The successful candidate would be responsible for overseeing projects by which degraded or obsolete plant and equipment are replaced with either like for like or modern equivalent components.

Where replacement components are not like for like, the Engineer is required to author EDF Energy Engineering Change submissions which mitigate and justify the new components in terms of fit, form and function.

Additionally, the Engineering Change shall substantiate that the replacement component does not degrade the Nuclear or Radiological Safety Case claims of the original design.

The successful candidate would also be required to produce Installation and Test Procedures defining the methodology of the component installation and subsequent testing and commissioning.

Produce EDF Energy Work Order Cards detailing the Task Instructions enabling our Nuclear Craftsmen to install and commission the new components.

The successful Candidate will be working on a Contract basis with the option to convert to Permanent Staff.