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Senior Mechanical Engineer

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Date: 27-Jul-2021

Location: Warrington, Cheshire, GB, WA3 6AS

Company: Babcock

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Location: Warrington
Business Unit: Cavendish Nuclear
REF: SF33589

Likelihood working out of office 2/3 days a week, with the rest at home. Hinton House would be preferred as would be working for others in the Group based at Hinton.

Main responsibilities
Producing layout and detail drawings to support Project / tasks design.
Producing Risk Assessments in support of detail design activities
Producing NFR’s / DJR’s to support substantiation of Safety Case requirements
Updating / producing Design Guides / Goods Specifications and test documentation

Required skills, qualifications, aptitudes and experience
Mechanical Bias, – HND preferred minimum
Key Skills would be a basic understanding of Alpha Plant Design
A basic understanding of Sellafield Ltd Safety Case arrangements
CAD 3D modelling Capability (AutoCAD / Inventor)
Knowledge of the requirements for CE Marking and producing associated documentation

What else do I need to know?
• All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.
• We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview


Application Guidance

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to ensure that our recruitment processes are regularly reviewed and adapted, as required, to ensure we’re compliant with the latest government advice. We are striving to protect both our current and future employees by acting in a responsible way which reflects the restrictions we face.

Babcock are continuing with essential recruitment activity but implementing relevant recommendations to ensure that this is done in a responsible way with consideration of the unprecedented circumstances we are facing.

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Closing Date: 9th August 2021

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