Lead Engineer - Mechanical

Lead Engineer - Mechanical

Job Title: Lead Engineer - Mechanical
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Chorley, Lancashire
Salary: £45.00 - £50.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13737_1559300066
Contact Name: Adam Nash
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2019 11:54

Job Description

Lead Engineer - Mechanical
Length of Contract - 12 months +
Location - Chorley
Rate - £45-50 per hour
Start Date - ASAP

My Client is looking for a key person to become part of a small but exceptional team for a long-term project. They are looking for someone with technical knowledge, leadership and the ability to deliver projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working on concept designs and engineering studies to develop effective solutions
  • Presenting proposals direct to stakeholders and colleagues
  • Reading and interpreting drawings for layouts etc
  • Provide design and engineering guidance to colleagues, subcontractors, suppliers and clients
  • Deliver packages of work which develop and deliver engineered solutions
  • attend and contribute to engineering meetings and organise and chair formal design reviews
  • check, review and approve engineering deliverables and outputs and provide constructive feedback
  • Support the preparation of Bids

Essential Requirements/Knowledge:

  • Relevant industry qualification (HND/HNC/BEng/BSc)
  • technical experience in a highly regulated industry

· Demonstrable delivery across multiple concurrent

  • Detailed knowledge of key engineering documents and their structure
  • Familiar with CAD and associated design products and software
  • Review, checking and approval of engineering documentation
  • Familiar with radiological protection, its management and operation
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written) and able to engage with stakeholders at all levels
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team

If you are interested in finding out more, you can call Adam on 02392288289 or email

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