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Senior Mechanical Designer

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

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  • Contact:

    Kwesi Ackah

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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We are looking to recruit a Senior Mechanical Designer to join our client based in Cheshire on a permanent basis. Leading multi discipline engineering consultancy who work across a number of sectors including Nuclear, Power & Energy, Utilities and Pharmaceutical

The main purpose of the Senior Mechanical Designer is to provide engineering support to the whole business across the different business units.

What’s the job?

Generation of mechanical drawings including
  • 3D modelling,
  • 2D GAs, plot plans,
  • Pipework isometrics,
  • Pipework support details.
Proficient with the following software packages:
  • AutoCAD Suit of programs
  • CADWorx
  • Microsoft suit of programs
An understanding and some knowledge of the following
  • Laser Scanning
  • Performing Site Surveys.
  • Piping Fabrication techniques
  • Pressure Vessel design and Codes
Compilation of typical schedules for mechanical services projects including line schedules, tie-in point schedules, valve schedules.
Familiarity with typical project pipe specifications and able to design within their constraints.
Work packages encompass varying project stages from concept through to detail design and will include requirement for construction support.
Ability to work in a multi discipline organization and work in a collaborative environment.
Ability to work in a team or alone, comfortable to liaise with client representatives.
Ability to identify innovative solutions and embrace emerging technology.
Responsible for man-hour and progress reporting on project work allocated.
The position will report to the Senior Mechanical Engineer and Design Manager.

What experience do you need?

HNC qualified in related subject, membership of professional Institution or similar body is desirable. 

Extensive experience (at least 5 years) in a relevant design role including 3D modelling and delivery of mechanical designs within projects within a multitude of industry sectors.

You must possess strong communication and organisational skills.

The package

Excellent basic salary plus benefits including pension, medical cover etc.

What to do next

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please click the apply button.

During the COVID19 situation our clients are still working and recruiting. The interview process will consist of video interview and then face to face interviews while respecting the social distancing rules.

Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

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