Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

£40000 - £50000 Per Annum
08 Nov 2013
06 Dec 2013
Nick Gillison
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Offshore
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £40 – 50,000
Location: Edinburgh
Consultant: Nick Gillison

The Organisation:
The Green Recruitment Company is working with a leading developer of marine technology who are looking to add a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to their team.

The Role:
• Develop innovative design solutions for marine technology from concept through to operation
• Management of external consultants and suppliers to ensure cost effective solutions are produced
• Reduce costs through effective design strategies
• Management the testing of sub-systems
• Drive improved functionality and performance of designs
• Follow a quality led design process
• Embody company safety programmes in design and working practices
• Management and mentoring of junior engineers
• Identify interface issues with other relevant work packages and take responsibility for communication and implementation of solutions
• Interface with senior managers, the project team and other disciplines within the business, as well as building and managing relationships with external contractors
The Candidate
• Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering or a related subject
• Chartered, or near completion of chartered status, with IMechE or similar body
• Significant experience in the design and manufacture of mechanical systems
• Proven ability to apply engineering skills through the life of a system, from conceptual design through to procurement, installation, commissioning and operation
• IT skills: 3D CAD, FE analysis, MS Office), MS Project, Matlab
• Experience of marine engineering /naval architecture
• PRINCE 2 Project Management
• Experience in the mechanical design of subsea structures
• Excellent communication and organisation skills
• Problem solving skills

Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.
To apply for this role please contact us at:
+44(0) 203 002 2877