Mechanical Design Engineer

Competitive Salary + Benefits

Carmichael are recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a tier one contractor, working on a large-scale nuclear project.

As a Mechanical Design Engineer, you will support the Mechanical Design Team to deliver practical and innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business and customers. All deliverables are to assure the safest, most cost effective and buildable designs and temporary works designs that meet the customers/ client’s specification and industry standards.


Duties will include - 

  • Carry out 2D and 3D drawings to meet the needs of the business that includes:
    • Managing requests in a structured manner
    • Ensure drawings are dimensionally correct
    • Ensure drawings are technically robust and are buildable
    • Ensure all CAD work is carried out in compliance with the written standards and procedures and that all drawings are saved/issued using Engineering control systems in the CDE.
  • Ensure that 3D Models/Animations are produced at the forefront of the industry both technically and using the latest technologies and standards, to include Autodesk suite of products mainly using “Inventor Professional” and CDE “Vault Professional”
    • Producing 3D models and detailed manufacturing drawings
    • Stress analysis using built in tools to evaluate final design.
    • Visual Design to include animations and images to meet customers’ requirements
    • Producing documentation to support design work (design calculations, risk assessments, etc)
    • Liasing with suppliers to obtain quotes and place orders
    • Creating BIM Models using latest software available.


Requirements for this position - 

  • Degree/HND/HNC in Mechanical Engineering
  • Highly proficient in 3D CAD software (ideally Autodesk Inventor Professional)
  • Prior experience in the Nuclear sector is beneficial
  • Practical, innovative approach to problem solving


If you're interested in this role, please apply here now