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Senior Mechanical Engineer In-Service Support

Senior Mechanical Engineer In-Service Support

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer In-Service Support
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13147_1501054245
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email: lucy@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: July 26, 2017 08:30

Job Description

Our client is a national market leader in the fields of marine defence and nuclear engineering and enjoys the backing of a large international group. As a design and manufacturing specialist, the client has the capability to take an idea, develop the design, build and manufacture the product. They are well respected within their specialised industries and present interesting challenges to meet specific cutting edge design requirements. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

As Senior Mechanical Engineer In-Service Support you will be supporting UK and Canadian defence projects, so you will need a good, solid background in mechanical engineering - ideally from a heavy engineering, power, nuclear, oil & gas, defence or weapons handling background.

Please note this is not a design role, though you will need a strong mechanical design background, this is a support engineering role assisting the team and answering technical questions to aide in the design and development of in-service equipment.

Qualifications / Experience

HNC/HND or Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Candidates without this qualification will be considered, if they can demonstrate considerable relevant experience within engineering design, system support or submarine systems. The following skills are essential:

Good, broad, mechanical engineering knowledge
Experience of system integrations, setting to work, sentencing concessions or defect investigations
Demonstrate logical and pragmatic problem solving abilities.
Good communication skills both oral and written
Conversant with Microsoft Office packages
Ability to work to time/budget
Ability to develop and apply logical, engineering arguments
Team player but equally capable of working on their own
Accurate and concise with information provided
Proficient at 3CAD, NX7 preferred. Experience with other 3D CAD systems will be considered
Proficient at AUTOCAD 2D
Experience of Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems would be an advantage
Customer facing experience
Experience with Teamcenter Product Data Management system preferred. Experience with other PDM systems will be considered

Job Title:Senior Mechanical Engineer In-Service Support
Location:Bristol, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:13147


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.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. 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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.