Mechanical Engineer

Ref: ZR_7179_JOB  ·  Posted on 08 August 2022


Our client is a leading Engineering Consultancy who specialise in Mechanical and Systems Engineering and delivering a wide variety of projects, ranging from niche consultancy to large, high-profile programmes.

Due to growth and winning lots of new work, they are looking for a number of Mechanical Engineers to create design solutions to meet their client’s requirements!

They are happy to support employees through their Chartership.

The ideal candidate will have experience producing designs within a safety critical environment!

You will need to have a base of Glasgow, Bristol or Berkshire and be happy to work on site 2-3 days per week (other weeks it will be mostly remote!)

Key responsibilities
  • Create optimal design solutions to address client requirements.
  • Produce substantiation calculations to demonstrate designs will perform as required.
  • Author and update technical documents.
  • Manage your delivery against Time, Cost and Quality requirements.
  • Support our QA process through review or checking colleagues’ work.
  • Present your work to the client at formal reviews.
  • Work within project teams, these may include placements at clients’ sites.
Skills & experience
  • Sound understanding of mechanical engineering principles and their application to varied projects and domains.
  • Experience in producing design calculations (preferably using MathCad).
  • Creativity and experience across the design lifecycle including undertaking requirements capture, concept generation, development and down selection.
  • Familiarity with working to design codes and industry standards appropriate for a safety critical industry.
  • Experience in the production of design documentation, including optioneering reports and specifications.
  • Experience of participating and presenting material at formal design reviews.
  • Experience working in Defence, Aerospace, Nuclear or other safety critical industry.

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Part-time opportunities/flexible working is available to suit individual needs.

Additional benefits
  • Pension Plan
  • Retirement Gifts
  • Life Assurance + Spousal Life Assurance
  • Annual Leave + Flexible Holiday – Buy & Sell
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • Annual Professional Fee subscription reimbursed for membership of a professional body
  • Season Ticket Loan and Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Eyecare Vouchers
  • Insurance: Dental, Health, Private Medical, Travel, Gadget
  • Digital GP: 24/7 health information, GP appointments & Flu Jabs

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