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Our Vacancy

Mechanical Engineer

  • Nuclear
  • Permanent /
  • Warrington
  • 05/04/24
  • 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

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join Assystem working within the Warrington area, to support the Mechanical RE and Area Engineering Manager in the delivery of design deliverables. 

Responsibilities will typically include:

  • Information gathering,
  • Investigations/inspections and design,
  • Involving ‘long list’ to ‘short list’ optioneering,
  • Identification of success criteria,
  • down selection, development of solutions,
  • layout drawings and initial equipment design drawings and the production of supporting calculations.
  • To liaise with Stakeholders and Project Management.

My profile

Qualifications/Experience required:

  • Degree in relevant engineering discipline with 2 years design delivery experience OR other qualification such as BTEC, HNC, HND, with 5 years design delivery experience.
  •  Ability to demonstrate equivalent SQEP against SL Designer role SR0754
  • Familiarity and experience of working and complying with applicable SL Practices, standards, and engineering guides.
  • Past experience with producing mechanical based options/concept designs
  • Familiarity with machine design, as such knowledge and past experience using crane and other design specifications and guides desired e.g., The Machinery Regulations, LOLER, and PUWER.
  • Capable of producing designs, schemes, drawings, and supporting calculations.
  • Liaison with key stakeholders and other design disciplines
  • Competent Report writing skills: clearly and concisely reporting findings.
  • Comfortable working under time and cost constraints.
  • The candidate will need to manage their own workload and drive completion of the work scope
  • The candidate will need to be able to communicate effectively with team members and with the Client.
  • Shall be capable of producing designers Risk Assessments and design analysis to ensure Risk Reduction.

Desirable Experience:

  • Proficient in use of AutoCAD and Inventor
    Familiarity with SL systems eg Cimage, preferred.

Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order 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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