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Mechanical Engineer- Nuclear

Whitehaven, Cumbria

£35 - £45 per hour


Sector: Nuclear

Posted: 11/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23757_1697043130

Mechanical Engineer- Nuclear
Whitehaven, Cumbria
£35- £45 per hour, Umbrella
12 month contract
Inside IR35
About the role:

Astute's Nuclear team is working with a growing company in the industry to recruit a Mechanical Engineer on a 12-month contract for its Whitehaven site.

The Mechanical Engineer role comes with an hourly rate of £35- £45 per hour
Key skills:
  • Develop safe, legally compliant engineering solutions and verify / validate they satisfy the project requirements.
  • Collate, document and review requirements from works information.
  • Planning and executing engineering and design activities.
  • Source ideas and innovation from multiple sources to achieve the optimum engineered solution.
  • Identify applicable legislation.
  • Production of engineering documentation to influence and provide evidence of the design process.
  • Production of scoping calculations to establish sizing, specification, or rating of components.
  • Production of detail design drawings in accordance with applicable codes, standards, and procedures.
  • Seek out and ensure work is executed in accordance with design quality plans / arrangements.
  • Conduct risk assessments, identify, evaluate and mitigate hazards by design.
  • Ensure configuration of baseline of deliverables is accurately maintained.
  • Undertake technical reviews.
Location, remuneration and timeframe of the Mechanical Engineer role:
  • 12-month contract
  • £35- £45 per hour, Umbrella
  • Whitehaven, hybrid working
  • Inside IR35
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 07441 391 581 to speak to Harry McWhirr who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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