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Mechanical Design Engineer

Ref no. BHN561363
Location Dorset, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Looking to join an Innovative company? The company not only produce products which are used in some of the most challenging environments in the world but have a number of awards under their belt! 

Key skills required for this role

Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical, Engineer, Solidworks


Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical, Engineer, Solidworks

Job description


Important: All applicants must be able to obtain Security Clearance *minimum 5 years UK residency* 

Working: Possible Flexible and some remote working potentials. 

Want to work for a company who have been supporting the nuclear industry since its first major expansion in the 1960s? 

Join a reputable business who, have a number of awards, most recently been named as an Award winner (Gold Award) in MoD Defence Employer Recognition Scheme! 

Join a business who provides customers with solutions that give complete, long-term protection and control of safety critical systems. 

A trusted and reputable company; who's solutions have been integrated in nearly all of the UK's nuclear sites. 

The Mechanical Engineer will have a broad range of mechanical skills and experience enabling them to provide technical expertise and oversight throughout the engineering life cycle, from initial requirements, through concept generation, development and detailed final design

The Mechanical Engineer will carry out all work ethically, safely and in accordance with the relevant standards and best practice within the nuclear industry. You will develop mechanical solutions across a variety of projects, using principles of integration, control instrumentation, mechanics, pneumatics, and material science as required.

Experience needed:

  • Qualified to degree level or previous experience in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Experience in the design and assembly of products designed to operate in harsh environmental conditions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively across a broad range of technical and business disciplines.
  • Conversant with mechanical engineering disciplines, with the ability to produce and critically review mechanical drawings.
  • A good working knowledge of 3D modelling software such as Autodesk Inventor or similar.
  • A good working knowledge of AutoCAD.
  • Ability to write concise and detailed engineering reports and documentation for publishing.
  • Ability to work alone and in a team environment.


  • Experience in the Defence / Aerospace or safety regulated environment would be advantageous 
  • Knowledge of radioactive materials would be advantageous.
  • Application of ASME coding within a nuclear environment would be advantageous but is not essential.
  • Knowledge of DFMEA, PFMEA, DFM/DFA and root cause analysis.
  • Perform detailed reviews of engineering drawings.
  • Leading engineering teams.

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