Moor Row, Cumbria
£39.25 - £45.00 per hour
16 days ago
We have an opportunity for a Principal Mechanical Engineer based at Westlakes, Cumbria.
Please note this role is inside IR35
Provide cost/timescale information and progress reporting.
Provide design solutions for the nuclear industry and coordinate the production of:
Design Proposal Drawings
Functional Specifications/ Functional Requirements Documents
Technical Reports and Studies
Design Justification Reports
Identify or respond to task variations through formal change control.
Take responsibility for delivery of multi-discipline work package to programme, budget and required quality.
Able to manage several teams of Designers and Engineers 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 presented at Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews and ideally at HAZOP studies.
Has working knowledge of AutoCAD and Inventor
Has a good knowledge of fabrication techniques.
Has a good knowledge of achievable manufacturing accuracy,
Ideally will have some hands on experience.
Good knowledge of Geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish.
Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and standards.
Qualifications and Experience
Degree qualified with significant relevant technical experience. Preferably, will have recent nuclear experience. Preferably a Chartered Engineer but not essential.
Has experience of producing mechanical design deliverables for Mechanical Handling Equipment, Special Purpose Machinery, Lifting Equipment etc.
Candidates will be able to demonstrate reliability, dependability and commitment to see a job through in the long-term.
SC Security Clearance would be an advantage
***ASW Qualifications & CV verification process applies and must be followed for this job posting including an uploaded declaration if your candidate is selected for interview***