• Title
    Senior Mechanical Designer
    Requisition ID
    2019-37099
    Work Location
    GB-Warrington
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Mechanical
    Position Type
    Agency / Contract
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Mechancial Designer with extensive experience in the nuclear industry.

     

    About Wood Nuclear:

    Wood’s nuclear business supports customers in the energy generation, new build, decommissioning and defence sectors.

     

    Our nuclear business has offices in Knutsford and Birchwood in Cheshire, Gloucester, Dorchester, Harwell, Glasgow, Newcastle, Bristol, Cumbria, Reading and London. We also have a strong international presence to support our growing operations in France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland, South Africa and Japan.

     

    Our reputation for safely delivering quality projects on time and on budget is well recognised in the industries we serve. We have proven expertise in managing large, complex projects, a global reach and long-standing UK presence, strong relationships with our clients and cutting-edge processes and technologies.

     

    What that means to you is the opportunity to experience a real variety of projects, working with people from different backgrounds. You'll work closely with our clients and committed to achieving outstanding results in a stimulating and quality-driven environment.

     

    Mechanical Designer – AutoCAD. Reporting to Area 200 Lead Engineer. Responsible for the production of 2D AutoCAD drawings for Area 200 / A300 Detailed Designs ad DPDs

    Knowledge and experience of 3D Inventor is strongly preferred

    • Nuclear experience in a Mechanical Designer role using AutoCAD.
    • Ability to demonstrate strong competence in delivery of detail design under own supervision reporting to the Lead Designer and Engineers.
    • A working knowledge of SL standards and procedures. (inc. BS 8888)
    • Input/Production of Technical Specifications.
    • Input to Designer Risk Assessments (DRAs) and Outline Installation Method Statements (OIMS).

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Ability to perform basic preliminary design calculations.
    • HNC or equivalent 
    • The ability to obtain BPSS is essential for continuance in the role.

    • SC preferred but can be obtained once appointed if required.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

     

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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