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Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

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Huxley Associates
20 November 2012
18 December 2012
Matthew O'Donnell
Contract Type
£35 - £50 per hour

Further information

I have a contract available in the Teeside for a Lead / Principle Mechanical Engineer. The client themselves are leaders in the provision of specialist subsea equipment so naturally the first requirement would be for someone with experience in this industry.

Candidates should have a Degree within Mechanical Engineering (chartered would be ideal) You must have good experience and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Good background within the oil and gas industry
  • FEED
  • Understanding of HSE regulations
  • Project management
  • Feasibility
  • Identification and screening in development concepts
  • Understanding of relevent codes (DNV, Lloyds etc)
  • Team player
  • Great Leadership skills
  • Strong communication skills written / verbal
  • CAD skills
  • Mechanical Calculations (MathCAD)

Key responsibilities-

  • Building client relationships
  • Creating new business
  • Assist / mentor Junior Engineers
  • Provide detailed engineering input during the design phase
  • Conceptual studies and modifications of existing facilities
  • Contribute to bids and proposals

Day to day-

  • Calculations
  • Preparing data sheets
  • Organization and management of modification projects - supported by a more senior role
  • Providing input to projects from development to operational support

If you are interested in this or other senior engineering positions in the North East then please get in touch to discuss further.

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