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Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

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Position – Mechanical Design Engineer
Type – Contract
Rate – Circa £45.00 per hour Umbrella Company or PAYE equivalent (DOE)
Location – Birchwood, Warrington, Cheshire, UK
Hours – Typically 38 hours per week
Determination – Inside IR35
Security – UK BPSS / SC security clearance required to be in place
Start Date – ASAP ?
Duration – 12 Months +

SL role title = Design Engineer

Job profile:
Sellafield have set up the Manufactured Product Organisation (MPO) to oversee all products to be manufactured and supplied by the external supply chain. Two key areas of focus within MPO will be:

– Design Producibility (DP) to optimise designs for manufacturability and assembly, aligning design requirements with its production methods to optimise cost and ease of producing a product, whilst maintaining its quality
– Continuous Improvement (CI) to drive value through design and manufacturing improvements, reduce non-conformances and drive a CI culture

  Essential Skills:
1. A sound engineering background with knowledge of general mechanical design aspects and principals such as BS8888, material selection, tolerancing, geometric tolerancing, and surface finishes.
2. Familiarity with The Machinery Directive, LOLER, and PUWER.
3. Previous experience involving the design of mechanical equipment.
4. Competent and proven design engineer, capable of producing designs, schemes, drawings, and supporting calculations who is familiar with the roles and application of the CDM regulations 2015.
5. Previous experience producing design packages, suitable for manufacture.
6. Knowledge of manufacturing techniques including general machining, welding and pressings.
7. Previous experience of managing design change through a robust procedure.
8. Experience in dealing with concessions or non-conforming parts
9. Familiarity and experience using Inventor, (or other 3D Packages).  
  Desirable Skills:
1. Familiarity and experience of working and complying with applicable SL Practices, standards, and engineering guides.
2. Familiarity with safety case principles and capable of providing design substantiation for equipment with designated nuclear safety functions to demonstrate that design solutions can meet the required safety function placed on it to the appropriate level.
3. Past experience to have included elements of design, construction, commissioning and through life on plant technical support.
4. Familiarity or previous design experience with plants on the Sellafield site
5. Experience of controlling manufacture through volume production.
6. Knowledge of APQP and the core tools  
Degree in relevant engineering discipline with at least 2 years design delivery experience OR
other qualification such as BTEC, HNC, HND, with 5-8 years design delivery experience.
If this position is of interest please send your upto date cv ASAP..