Principal Mechanical Engineer

Ref No. EMP454298
Location Barrow-In-Furness, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 Months +)
Job Status Closed
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Our leading defence client are in the process of the design and built of the new nuclear deterrent Submarine (Dreadnought), and require a Principal Mechanical Engineer for the project.


Experience in system and equipment design.

The Job

Principal Mechanical Engineer- 6 Month Contract - Barrow

£50ph LTD (Other Payment Methods Available)

This role will require the person to hold full Security Clearance (SC) prior to working onsite. You must currently hold or be eligible and willing to obtain SC. You must be eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship and have lived and worked in the UK for a minimum 5 year period. If you are unsure as to whether you are eligible, please contact me to discuss.

Job Outline

This role is working within multiple disciplines within the Platform Mechanical Team. Day to day would be supporting auxiliary/ supporting systems in one of the other work teams. Teams include Domestics, Survival, Air & Gas, Atmosphere Control, Hydraulics Cooling or Diesel Generator teams.

The role would require development and maturity of system and equipment design across a range of systems.

Other Duties:

· Completing calculations

· Supporting equipment development

· Resolving design and build issues

· Preparing design justification documents

· Working with a range of internal and external stakeholders.

The Individual

Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline, preferably Chartered Engineer.

As a Principal engineer a range of experience is anticipated ideally in system and equipment design, experience in naval ship systems would be an advantage but engineers with experience in nuclear / offshore / oil and gas have previously held relevant experiences.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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