Principal Design Engineer

Principal Design Engineer

Job Title: Principal Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896778_1589263603
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 12, 2020 07:06

Job Description

Principal Design Engineer
Our Client is a leading supplier of critical complex engineering systems to the national defence sector, providing support for all 3 British armed services. They are recruiting for a Principal Design Engineer delivering nuclear and non nuclear projects.
You will work on new build infrastructure projects as well as supporting existing work. You will be responsible for the provision of technical design authority support.
Key Responsibilities:
*provide designs and substantiate designs for various on-site mechanical systems including refit support equipment (RSE).
*RSE will interface directly with the Nuclear Steam Raising Plant (NRSP) to allow maintenance or testing of reactor systems to be undertaken in a safe manner
*You will also manage and produce design documentation covering the whole design lifecycle
*Undertake technical analysis to substantiate engineered solutions.

Key Skills
*Experience in the design and substantiation of engineering systems.
*Experience in design process management
*A sound understanding of engineering design and safety practices
*Experience of working within strict regulatory environments (safety, quality and security).
*Knowledge of operating within nuclear or other high-hazard/safety critical environments.

Key Words: Mechanical, Design, Nuclear, design, submarine, defence

Permanent Role

Location: Plymouth, Devon

Salary: Negotiable + Benefits

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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