Mechanical Engineer - Renewable Energy

  • Location

    Oxford, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £58000 per annum + Company Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kyle Shinn

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Mechanical Engineer - Renewable Energy

Up to £58,000 DoE + benefits

Permanent, Full Time

Oxford, Oxfordshire

Our client, a leading company who specialise in the design, build & operation of renewable energy plants, currently require an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join their team, based at their Oxford head office. You'll be responsible for playing a key role in the development of all mechanical equipment & systems for the company's future EPC projects from design through to procurement, installation & commissioning.

As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Designing major mechanical plant & equipment (including static, rotating & package equipment) throughout the conceptual & detailed design, procurement & construction phases.
  • The main mechanical process plant you will focus on covers CHP, boilers, compressors, hydraulics, fans & blowers, piping design, mixers & stirrers.
  • Preparing functional specifications for major equipment, ensuring it meets all applicable codes & standards.
  • Providing technical assistance & support to engineers on all aspects of technical matters & audits.
  • Participating in all project safety & design / HAZOP / HAZID & constructability reviews as required.
  • Preparing engineering reports, method statements and Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality analysis (FMECA) reports.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to be a degree qualified Mechanical Engineer with proven experience in engineering design & working on EPC projects. A background working in the renewable energy, anaerobic digestion (AD), biogas, chemical, biomass, food, CHP or similar process sector is also ideal.

This is an exciting opportunity to play a leading role in the future projects for a leading renewable energy company! They're offering a competitive salary of up to £58,000 depending on experience, plus the company benefits package.

If you would like to apply for this Mechanical Engineer role, then please send a copy of your CV to tnorford@astutetechnical.co.uk or call Tim Norford on 02393 910108 for more information.

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