Senior Tanks and Vessels Designer

  • Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Troughton

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


We have an opportunity for a Senior Tanks and Vessels Designer based at Allday House, Warrington Road, Birchwood

Job Role
The SCP project will safely design and deliver a Plant and the works in accordance with the requirements of the contract to enable conditioning of wastes from the various donor plants.

Reporting to a Senior Mechanical Engineer, the Senior Designer is required to produce the manufacturing deliverables, primarily GA and Detail drawings etc. Using Inventor 3D drawing package of plant items including Vessels, Tanks & Columns c/w internals. The candidate will need to be familiar with Producing design drawings to a manufacturing level from PV Elite Mechanical Design calculations (PD 5500) output files including 3D model and be able to converse with Lead Design Engineer and translate requirements into the 2D / 3D Design drawings and including any relevant technical specifications. Read and transfer information from existing manual drawings of vessel internals to Inventor 2D/3D formats.

Minimum 3 years' experience of working within a highly regulated industry, preferably within the nuclear industry.
Suitably qualified and experienced to produce and check deliverables
Experienced in the production of manufacturing detailed drawings and specifications.
Familiar with the relevant standards and codes
It is essential the candidate can manage their own workload and check that of others and drive completion of the work scope independently against a demanding schedule.
Ability to communicate effectively with team members.

Inventor, PV Elite output + 2D / 3D Model Files. Familiar with Microsoft Office Packages, AutoCAD.

Current possession of a P1 Sellafield pass would be ideal.