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Senior Principal Mechanical Design Engineer

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    £45000 - £55000 per annum

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    Stephanie Wood

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    about 1 month ago

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Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer - Winchester - Competitive Salary

Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer required to join a leading manufacturer of bespoke machinery and equipment for the Nuclear / Nuclear Defence industry in the Winchester area.

Experience needed working with hot-cells / remote handling equipment within the nuclear industry.

Competitive Salary
37 hours a week Mon-Fri 08:30-17:30 and Fri (08:30-16:30)
Private health care with WPA (high level of cover)
Pension 6% company contribution
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Death in service 4x annual salary

Responsibilities and Duties
To produce engineering designs and associated engineering documents (such as drawings, calculations, reports) and ensure they are completed within the required timescales
To issue engineering documents as required.
To assist in general clerical and administrative duties to ensure the smooth running of the Engineering Department.
Project work, in addition to design, will include all aspects of the design process such as draughting and testing of products, as well as other organisational tasks as deemed appropriate in order to ensure timely progress of projects being worked on.

Required Skills
Concept, scheme and detail design engineering
Senior / Principal Design Engineer experience
Experience with MathCAD
SolidWorks, CAD / Autocad experience.
Strong mathematical and engineering calculations ability (Hand calcs, Ansys, FEA experience)
Experience with hot-cells / remote handling equipment
Nuclear industry experience
Degree, HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering or similar (Significant experience and references in Engineering activities will be highly valued, in the Nuclear industry or other similar highly regulated industries).

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