Mechanical Design Engineer

LinkedIn ShareShare

You will like

Contracting in Mechanical Design Engineering for an innovative waste-to-energy engineering firm with diverse projects that are environmentally sustainable, implementing a resilient infrastructure that is effective & positive.  They are offer expertise, products and services in pyrolysis, gasification & oxidation. Due to sustainable business growth, this is a great opportunity to play a key interim role in mechanical/industrial product engineering for a fascinating company poised for exponential growth.

Crucially you will play a leadership role in a ZERO landfill future, dealing with waste at source and recovering economic and environmental value.

You will like

The Contract Mechanical Design Engineer job itself where you will provide a detailed checking role of calculations and simulations produced to substantiate a new design for a pyrolysis kiln.   You will be responsible for ensuring that all work is delivered in a professional manner in accordance with company procedures, to recognised international standards and best engineering practices, and in accordance with the schedule and budget requirements.

More specifically:

  • Independent verification and validation as part of quality assurance of mechanical/structural substantiation simulations and calculations produced in Altair and MathCad software packages respectively.
  • Detailed checking as part of quality assurance of mechanical technical notes and drawings.
  • Production of calculations and simulations.
  • Input into design reviews and progression of mechanical design for next pyrolysis unit.
  • Produce maintenance schedules, SOP’s and provide input into operations and maintenance manuals.
  • Input into system requirements, including validation and verification of requirements.

You will have

As Contract Mechanical Design Engineer, you will have a healthy mix of the following:

  • Minimum BEng/Meng degree (2:1 degree or better) in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent 
  • Demonstratable level of industrial experience in the design and development of mechanical systems. Chartered Engineer status is desirable.
  • 15 years plus experience in a mechanical design engineering role.
  • Strong technical expertise with extensive breadth and depth covering general mechanical/structural substantiation, materials selection, welded and bolted joints, design for fatigue, thermal assessment and development of calculation/simulation methods and tools.
  • Design for manufacture mentality to deliver fit-for-purpose, high performance, reliable and maintainable mechanical design solutions.
  • Experience and proven ability to use 3D CAD modelling software (preferably SolidWorks) and 2D CAD drafting.
  • Design for manufacture mentality to deliver fit-for-purpose, high performance, reliable and maintainable design solutions.
  • Demonstrated advanced problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of a range of mechanical/structural design codes and British / ISO Standards e.g. ASME, Eurocodes, etc.
  • Good working knowledge of Health, Safety & Environmental legislation is desirable.
  • Self-sufficient, self-motivated and able to work within an interdisciplinary team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to all levels of stakeholders.
  • Proficient with MS Office.

You will get

As Contract Mechanical Design Engineer, you will command an hourly rate of £40PH Neg

You can apply

For the Contract Mechanical Design Engineer by pushing the button on this job posting (recommended), or by sending CV in confidence to anthony@macstaff.co.uk 

UK_MS

Contract
13 October 2021
Manufactucturing/Production
Mechanical Engineer
England, Bristol
£35-£40PH Neg

The sky's the limit with

Macstaff

SEND US YOUR CV

Don't see a job that you like? That's no problem, send us your CV and we will be in touch once we find a position that is suitable for you!

Throw it over