Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Location

    Bristol, S. W. England, England

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Contact:

    Zaida Bhana

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Senior Mechanical Engineer , Contract, Bristol

Due to the nature of the position SC clearance is required.


  • Produce O&M manuals and other technical documentation to comply with the regulatory requirements, e.g. CE marking and Technical File production.
  • Author and review technical documentation, for complex, bespoke electro-mechanical systems within a highly regulated industry.
  • Take ownership, and lead the delivery, of multi-disciplined technical documents to programme, budget and required quality writing, editing, proof-reading information, in text and diagrams.
  • Actively seek and manage technical input required for the successful completion of the documentation.
  • Collaborate with teams of designers, engineers, client and suppliers to clarify technical issues, so that appropriate information with the O&MM is presented in clear and accurate documentation for use by a specialist audience.
  • Have working knowledge and experience in interpreting and addressing relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation and client standards.
  • Has a good knowledge and ideally "hands on" experience of the operation, installation and commissioning of complex machines within regulated industries.
  • Be able to understand and comply with the contracted scope of work.
  • Identify or respond to task variations through formal change control.
  • Provide cost/timescale information and progress reporting.
  • Attend supplier and/or client meetings sites to discuss technical matters and technical matters as appropriate.

Brief Person Specification

  • Preferably degree qualified (HNC Minimum) or equivalent.
  • Must have significant experience of authoring and the production of operation and maintenance manuals and other detailed technical documentation for complex machinery and operating systems in a nuclear or other highly regulated industry. Such documentation is required to comply with CE marking and regulatory requirements
  • Will have excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Word.
  • Ideally will have a basic working knowledge of Inventor and AutoCAD, sufficient to open and interrogate models and drawings.