Senior Mechanical Engineer - Bristol

Recruiter
Experis LTD
Location
Bristol, Avon
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Engineer, to join a FTSE 100 engineering support services organisation in Bristol within the In Service Support Team which provides a variety of technical support functions with regards to the UK and Canadian In-Service Submarine Fleets.

Key elements of the post are:

  • Providing answers to dockyard questions.
  • Sentencing dockyard concessions.
  • Providing on-site support (UK) in the capacity of equipment OEM and Technical Authority.
  • Sentencing manufacturing and supplier concessions.
  • Ensuring the technical drawing pack is up to date.
  • Ensuring the supporting documentation is correct and up to date.
  • Undertaking design modifications.

Successful candidate requirements:

HNC/HND or Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Candidates without this qualification will be considered, if they can demonstrate considerable relevant experience within engineering design, system support or submarine systems.

Essential Skills

  • Good, broad, mechanical engineering knowledge. Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Mechanical components, actuators.
  • Experience of system integrations, setting to work, sentencing concessions or defect investigations.
  • Demonstrate logical and pragmatic problem solving abilities.
  • Good communication skills both oral and written.
  • Conversant with Microsoft Office packages.
  • Ability to work to time/budget.
  • Ability to develop and apply logical, engineering arguments.
  • Team player but equally capable of working on their own.
  • Accurate and concise with information provided.

In addition, the following skills would be preferred:

  • Proficient at 3CAD, NX7 preferred. Experience with other 3D CAD systems will be considered. Proficient at AUTOCAD 2D
  • Experience of Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems.
  • Direct experience with Weapon handling and Discharge equipment

What's on offer?

  • World Class Facilities
  • Excellent organisation reputation
  • Benefits package and competitive salary

Security Restrictions

Successful applicants will be required to obtain UK MOD security clearance prior to appointment

For further information or a confidential discussion please apply now or call Rebecca Smolinska on .