Lead Mechanical Engineer

Location: Wimborne, Dorset Salary: £1 per annum
Sector: Nuclear Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Sam Davies

Lead Mechanical Engineer
Wimborne, Dorset

Lead Mechanical Engineer needed for a major electronics manufacturing organisation based in Dorset who are looking to employ an experienced Lead Mechanical Engineer with an in-depth knowledge of a range of engineering functions, who can ensure the delivery of mechanical solutions, safety and quality and who can act as a focal point for winning new business.

The successful Lead Mechanical Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

*A very competitive and rewarding salary
*25 days of holiday (with an option to buy/sell days)
*Variable annual bonus
*Free Parking
*Subsidised Canteen
*Pension Plan
*Career Progression
*Child care vouchers
*Dental Insurance
*Cycle scheme
*Life assurance
*Private Medical
*Will writing service
*In-House football team
*+ Much More

This client offers employees the chance to tailor their benefits package to their specific needs.

Some of the main duties of the Lead Mechanical Engineer will include:

*The role holder's key responsibilities are safety and quality.
*To display innovation and passion; leading stakeholders and engineers to develop excellent solutions to difficult problems within a mechanical design and manufacturing environment.
*Contribute to full product lifecycle strategies, for product creation, maintenance / operation and retirement.
*Development and maintenance of engineering and leadership skills and capabilities in more junior engineers, through mentoring, training and other measures as appropriate.
*Ensure that system, tools and processes are developed to ensure that they remain fit for purpose.

What you need to be the successful Lead Mechanical Engineer:

In order to be the successful Lead Mechanical Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

*Minimum BSc in Mechanical Engineering (or relevant degree).
*Masters/PhD desirable.
*Strong experience in the civil or military nuclear industry, UK and US mandatory (other nations desirable), oil and gas or other relevant industry.
*Materials science (high purity metals, nickel alloys, steels, etc.) and knowledge of radiation and other aging effects over lifetime.
*Design Office environment experience.
*Manufacturing and assembly experience.
*Related engineering disciplines appreciation (e.g. electronics, R&D).
*Systems integration experience.
*Business development and commercial strategy experience.
*Key principles of requirements management.
*Ability to work in international project environment.
*Extensive library of design and drawing tools.
*Finite element analysis.
*Computational fluid dynamics experience.
*Application of ASME coding within nuclear environment.
*Experience working within an NQA-1 controlled supply chain.

Must be eligible for Security Clearance!!! (Must have a British Passport)

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Lead Mechanical Engineer to progress and enhance their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly, so don't miss out!

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