Mechanical Engineer (Design)
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
Job Title: Mechanical Engineer (Design) Reports to : Engineering & Design Manager Directs : N/A Department: Engineering & Design Job Purpose: Reporting to Head of Engineering and Design. Responsible for the structural design on projects (F&B / Modular Solutions). Preparing design reports and providing technical advice when required. Main Responsibilities: To produce economical design solutions to meet project requirements and maintain records in accordance with QA procedures. To ensure that design for live contracts is performed as required. To provide technical support to tendering activities including input to bid preparation and potential clarifications with the client. To provide technical support to R&D projects as required. Undertake FE modelling using software such as STAAD Pro and other analysis packages as required. Undertake design and analysis calculations relating to the structural and thermal performance of external cladding systems or modular buildings. Carry out a comprehensive review of client technical specifications and ensure all design outputs are in accordance. Identify to client where product does not meet specification with quantifiable reports. To author and or undertake checking of structural design reports. Participate in design review/ value engineering activities to ensure design outputs are cost effective in relation to material usage and manufacturing processes. To represent the company in a professional manner at both internal and external meetings. Knowledge/Skills/Experience required for role: Qualifications: BEng (Hons) Degree (Structural, Civil or Mechanical Engineering) / higher degree level education Preferred Membership of relevant professional institution/s Working knowledge of industry and international design codes. Computer literate; Competent with applicable structural analysis software (STAAD) Competent with technical software (training provided if not) Minimum 5 years' experience in design Any special requirements: Working knowledge of fire, blast and offshore standards, codes and best practice. With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.