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Mechanical Design Engineer (Contract)

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£30.00 to £35.00 Per Hour
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
A4 Plus are currently working with a highly reputable business in Peterborough who are looking for Design Engineers to assist them with an upcoming multi-million pound project. This contract could last up to 12 months.

We are ideally looking candidates with a background within the Oil and Gas sector. However, we will also consider candidates with experience of power generation, or surface modelling. Also any experience of designing pipework/layouts will be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities:

Prepare general assembly (GA), process, electrical, instrumentation diagrams (P&ID s) and design layouts for new or existing projects or proposals according to instructions from supervisors in SolidWorks CAD system.

Produce manufacturing drawings in accordance with relevant standards and specifications, taking account of production programs and quality requirements.

Prepared parts lists for issue in accordance with company computer system and established bill of material structure.

Prepare component & sub assembly drawings for live projects

Investigate and recommend to Project Managers or Mechanical Design Engineers any technical opportunities for cost reduction and alternative materials and methods. This is throughout the entire process.

Provide technical assistance to new product development initiatives as required

Schedule own work to meet manufacturing and delivery targets

Person Specification:

SolidWorks experience is essential

Must have extensive experience in rotating equipment design (steam turbine preferable, but not essential)

Experience in capital equipment in the oil and gas or power generation industry essential

Must have experience of working with customer s and their project specifications to understand their requirements

Must be a self-starter with excellent customer service skills.

Must be a driver for results with a proven track record of goal attainment.

Confident and professional communication style, both written and oral.

Must have the ability to gain the confidence and trust of team members while conveying support and concern for others.

Must possess excellent communication skills.

Ability to work within a matrix-based organization.

Excellent computer skills with MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

For full details and to apply please send a full CV or call James at A4 Plus
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  • Job Reference: 662717640-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: A4 Plus Limited
    A4 Plus Limited
  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £30.00 to £35.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract