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Mechanical Engineer

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Whetstone, Leicester

Mechanical Engineer
Leicester, GB
£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits 
Full Time / Permanent 
Job ID: SF46492 


Excellent opportunity on offer for a Mechanical Engineer looking to work for our Civil Nuclear business, Cavendish Nuclear where you will get the chance to work with high end, mechanical equipment including anything from a microswitch to a 150-tonne fuelling machine. 


Who we are looking for?
We are looking for a mechanically qualified engineer, ideally with a background knowledge of heavy machinery. 

We require someone who is comfortable with technically supervising tasks such as assembly & test and preparing quality records for submission. 


What will you be doing?
•    Work with the project team to ensure implantation of the project execution plan
•    Preparation of work plans for assembly & test
•    Identification of hazards & risks
•    Identify needs for resource and equipment
•    Basic design drawings
•    Help improve production safety performance in line with company targets


The experience you’ll bring 
•    Qualified mechanical engineer (HNC or above)
•    Experience and background in heavy equipment ideal
•    Experience of using 3D design packages advantageous but not essential 
•    Experience of assembly & test work 
•    Must have, or be able to obtain the necessary security clearance 


What a role with Cavendish Nuclear offers? 
•    Generous holiday entitlement
•    Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
•    Share ownership scheme
•    Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
•    A tailored personal development and training programme.


About Cavendish Nuclear
Cavendish Nuclear is the UK's leading nuclear services company, with a highly-skilled workforce and a growing international presence. Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost across all aspects of the nuclear energy lifecycle.


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Application Guidance
All applications should be made online.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.






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