Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Description

For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Together with our customers, our 7,000 employees innovate on a daily basis and contribute to accelerating energy transition throughout the world. They support the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, digital and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 13 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).

Assystem provide end state focused nuclear engineering services both individually and as part of an integrated design community - the largest nuclear design house in Europe - delivering major projects, infrastructure, waste, fuel management and safety case solutions. This mission is critical to the upkeep of the UK's long term nuclear infrastructure.

Join us and develop your career alongside a dedicated, delivery focussed, world class engineering team.

Mechanical Engineers / Senior Mechanical Engineers
Contract & Staff Positions
Assystem are an Award-Winning International Engineering Design Consultancy who provide innovative and cutting edge solutions. We have a number of UK based offices and a significant, loyal client base.
As our reputation for proficient delivery of complex projects grows even stronger, we have a need for a number of Mechanical Design Engineers / Senior Mechanical Design Engineers to join us on projects based from our Sunderland office.
Mechanical Engineer / Senior Mechanical Engineer
Essential Skills
Experienced in mechanical design in accordance with BS/ISO standards
Ability to develop complete design concepts/scheme definitions and full detailed design solutions using the appropriate design tools from basic information to the relevant codes and standards, legal and regulatory requirements e.g. LOLER, EMUA etc
Production of general arrangement drawings, assembly drawings, component drawings, fabrication drawings, MPLs
Self-motivated and customer focussed
Able to work alone or part of a team
Good communication skills, both written and spoken
Application of 2D and 3D CAD software
Microsoft Office Suite
Design for manufacture
Production of scoping calculations

Desirable Skills:
Perform approval/checking role as required and directed
Familiarity with stress analysis tools
Application of GD&T
Familiar with drawing standard BS 8888 and ASME Y14.5
Mechanical machinery
Pipework and pressure vessels
Structural steelwork
Hydraulic system design
CAD packages: AutoCad, Inventor, Catia
Qualifications and Affiliations:
HND in an applicable engineer/design discipline preferred or HNC with relevant experience
Security clearance:
Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
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