Mechanical Technician

  • Location

    Lancashire, England

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vanessa Theobald

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Technician with extensive experience in the nuclear industry at our Heysham offices. Nuclear Energy provides high added value engineering, technical and safety case support to our customers' nuclear operations. Its focus is on optimising continued safe operation and delivering lifetime extensions. This vacancy is with existing teams supporting major clients in the civil nuclear power generation industries.


HNC Qualification as a minimum within Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent)
Knowledge of CAD and Microsoft Office
Facilities installations with an understanding of the following:
Schematic diagrams
General arrangements
Building layout / containment drawings
Safety critical understanding or having worked within a structured organisation (advantageous)
Testing and commissioning of mechanical systems (advantageous)
Building layout / containment drawings
Knowledge of HVAC systems (advantageous) or similar systems
EDF site experience preferred i.e. Nuclear environment
Experience of physical installation of mechanical systems
What do you get?

As well as exciting roles on projects in the UK and abroad in a supportive and professional work environment, these are some of the additional benefits you can expect:

For you:

A competitive reward package
Work life balance - We offer flexible working we have core and flex hours in all our permanent office locations.
Family friendly benefits - maternity, paternity, adoption and parental leave.
International opportunities - As an 60,000 strong community of colleagues operating in 60 counties you will have access to international career opportunities.
For your peace of mind we offer life insurance benefit on top of a contributory pension scheme, as well as income protection and life assurance benefit.
To support you throughout your career you will have access to an Employee Assistance programme, which can offer anything from financial advice to mental health support and counselling sessions.