Mechanical Engineer

Posted by Assystem Energy & Infrastructure 11/01/2021

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Assystem Energy & Infrastructure

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.
Every day, our 5,700 employees innovate for our clients, partnering the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, healthcare, life sciences and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 14 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).

Role: Mechanical Engineer
Location: Sunderland Office
Duration: Permanent Staff fill
The role is to undertake work packages for nuclear, marine and O&G clients from our Sunderland office (but initially expected to work from home)

The Role:
You will be taking the lead on assigned project tasks and allowing others to lead as appropriate, so you'll need to be a good communicator; providing feedback of technical development and project delivery to the Lead Engineer and the Project Manager. Also you'll have the ability to provide technical guidance to other team members especially junior or graduate engineers
A full job specification is available

Your background:
With a BEng qualification in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent) you will have design engineering experience in a highly regulated area
Having working level experience of the European standards is desirable, for example Eurocode 3.
You will be familiar with Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD and/or Catia CAD software. (Training can be provided) and also know FEA and preferably a user level experience of ANSYS Workbench and Spaceclaim.
You will have an appreciation for mechanical and structural engineering togethr with a strong mathematical background and experience of MathCAD software is desirable.
You'll need to have an appreciation for the engineering design cycle of mechanical designs from Concept through to Manufacture and be responsible for the production of mechanical and structural engineering calculations, FEA, CAD and drawings.

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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