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Our Vacancy

Mechanical Engineer

  • Nuclear
  • Permanent /
  • Warrington
  • 07/02/24
  • On site

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 6,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all.

Job Description

  • The project is in the feasibility design phase prior to Appraise and Select. The Mechanical Engineer will be required to support the design through initial feasibility studies, requirements capture, optioneering, concept level design phases of the project.

    Will be required to work closely with the multidiscipline design team and other stakeholders.

    Will be required to produce or check Engineering design deliverables such as specifications, layout drawings, Mechanical Flow Diagrams, scoping calculations, reports and risk assessments.

My profile

  • Mechanical Engineer with design background
  • Experience of working within a highly regulated industry, preferably within the nuclear industry
  • Experience in production of functional specifications and requirements capture
  • Experience in front end design phases e.g. studies/ concept/ optioneering and down-selection/ Appraise and Select
  • Experience in encapsulation/grout plants within the nuclear industry
  • Experience in nuclear Safety Cases and substantiation.
  • Recent experience of piping design/process equipment (e.g. pumps) within the nuclear industry.
  • Recent experience of Mechanical handling design within the nuclear industry.

Due to the nature of work to be undertaken, applicants will be need to be UK nationals and able to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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