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Title   SolidWorks Designer


DATS are looking for an experienced Solidworks Designer to join our client on a long term Contract basis. Our client is an Engineering Design contractor that specialises in the nuclear industries. They operate out of an office centrally located in Risley Warrington.  

Due to continuing organic growth they are looking for an experienced Solidworks Designer for a contract role . Initially put at 6 months but with a real potential to be a lot longer!

The role is inside IR35 so will have to be “paye” or through an “umbrella” company.


Role: Solid works Designer
Type of position:  Contract 6 months +
Rate  Estimated at £30-32/ hr Umbrella.
Location: Warrington
Industry: Nuclear
Reference: SH504

Date posted: 29/6/2021


The Role

Our client have recently secured a contract to design and support a nuclear waste treatment project a support contract.
The project they are looking at is a waste management project based in Dounrey Scotland .
The project is the design or redesign of a remote handling manipulators.
The work will be done in the client’s office in Risley, Warrington.

Key Responsibilities

DATS are looking for a Designer level candidate who has the experience and capability to interrogate and interpret the existing 3D model that has been built up in Solidworks.

They must have enough experience to ask appropriate questions when red line mark ups are requested to recognise if they are  incomplete or wrong. Therefore the appropriate candidate needs to be more experienced than a CAD operator .

Skills and experience

Good level of qualifications Say HNC level most likely in Mechanical Engineering but other discipline would be considered.

5 years + Design experience . 1-2 years + on Solidworks

Ideally nuclear industry experience but might be from a machinery / manufacturing type back ground.

Able to achieve just the basic security clearance level.

Must be able to gain basic level security clearance

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