Lead Mechanical Design Engineer
Do you want to help shape the future of the world`s energy? Nuclear fusion, the process that powers the Sun, can play a big part in our carbon-free energy future.
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Design Office Section Leader to join their team within the Central Engineering department.
Key accountabilities/responsibilities include:-
+ Safely and effectively manage/motivate/coach/supervise the section. Supervise staff /ASWs/ junior designers and students, providing them with challenging projects, monitoring their progress and providing constructive feedback.
+ Demonstrate a good understanding of technical change control.
+ Assist users in the development of Configuration Identification to ensure systems are broken down in an appropriate manner.
+ Assist Designers/Work Package Managers interface with suppliers/contractors in defining the configuration management requirements.
+ Support all design aspects relating to assigned systems or components including repair, maintenance, replacement or upgrade projects.
Skills and knowledge required:-
+ A relevant engineering degree/HNC/apprenticeship or equivalent.
+ Incorporated or Chartered Engineer status with a suitable professional institution.
+ Leading teams and supervising other staff.
+ Experience in V5 CATIA /AutoCAD based CAD modelling and draughting. (As
+ Ability to perform exploratory design concepts using first principles
+ Proven capability in engineering design and a good working knowledge of manufacturing techniques/engineering materials.
+ Good working knowledge of structural engineering, vacuum systems, cryogenics, fabrications, machining and engineering materials.
+ Experience with working to design standards.