Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer, Defence (multiple roles)
Bristol, Reading, Derby
35k - 47k

Our Client is the largest consultant engineer to the UK Defence market. Their multi-skilled experts cover land, sea and air, as well as information and communications and they work across the lifecycle of a platform, system or facility. They have offices in 28 countries and employ approx. 17,500 people.

We are looking for a number of Mechanical Engineers at dirrerent levels with design and substantiation experience to join an expanding team. Our client has challenging projects requiring the design and substantiation of complex components and structures in high integrity environments. The team's work supports a number of key Defence programmes including the UK Submarine programme (both in-service and next generation vessels, as well as dockyard equipment and facilities) and high integrity structures for new Defence establishments

*To be successful in this post you must meet the following criteria, be degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent and be chartered or working towards chartered.
*Significant demonstrable experience in two or more of the following technical disciplines is required; Concept design and development, design for manufacture, CAD (preferably Unigraphics or Pro/ENGINEER), design substantiation by hand calculation or Finite Element analysis (preferably Abaqus or Ansys).
*Furthermore, the successful candidate will demonstrate; a sound understanding of mechanical engineering principles and their application to varied projects and domains and a desire to be challenged and to contribute to the success of the business.
*It would be beneficial but not essential if you also have experience in one or more of the following industry domains Aero Engines or Aero Structures, Steam-raising power plant and components (pressure vessels, heat exchangers, pumps, valves, pipework etc).
*Nuclear industry knowledge, safety case appreciation and automotive industry experience is desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing defence consultancy who offer highly competitive benefits package and defined career paths.

Key Words: Nuclear, Defence, Oil, Gas, Aerospace, Mechanical Engineer, chartered, design, finite element analysis, abaqus, ansys,

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.

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.
This role is a permanent positionElectus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Bristol

Salary : bens

Date Advertised : 04 Jan 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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