Lead Mechanical Engineer

£44 - £52/hr PAYE Umbrella

A long term, inside IR35, opportunity exists for a Lead Mechanical Engineer, to be part of the site based design support team at a Nuclear facility.

Duties include - 

  • Standardisation of design, consistency and quality in deliverables and support to Suppliers of the plant and equipment
  • To provide the focus, drive and rigour to the delivery team for key packages against the Project Programme and in line with prioritisation of packages or elements of work in accordance with Construction expectations
  • Responsible for the responses for all site technical queries, technical specifications, reports, supporting documentation and compilation of small packages for Temporary Works Desig
  • Manage the work of small design team and co-ordinate liaison with other disciplines and stakeholders to ensure successful integration of design output

  • Also responsible for the production of Mechanical drawings and for the checking of work

  • Support and able to take a lead role across Engineering Function activities including quality grading and interface management between project, Engineering Plant Areas, Construction and Commissioning.


Requirements for this position - 

  • Have 15yrs (preferable) demonstrable experience in delivering mechanical design and Construction support in a similar role/environment, with recent relevant exposure to work in the nuclear industry;
  • Demonstrable experience in the leadership and direction of others to deliver mechanical design and technical support.
  • Managing and controlling the work of small team (3-4 people) under the direction of the Site based Engineering Manager.
  • Minimum degree qualified or demonstrable equivalent underpinning knowledge & understanding in site based Construction support.
  • Competent with CDM Regulations 2015

If you would like to be considered for this position, please lodge your CV here.