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Contract Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Contract Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Contract Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Didcot
Industry: STEM
Reference: GPD24323_1682612937
Contact Name: Graeme Passau
Contact Email:
Job Published: 27 April 2023
Job Description

Contract Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Initially for a six month period with a view of six monthly extensions - 2+ years potential contract length

To provide mechanical engineering design support to the technical systems of the research facility based in South Oxfordshire.

Work closely with internal & external scientific and engineering staff to produce mechanical designs for various projects.

The work will be varied and will cover a broad range of design work including:

  • Design and routing of water-cooling pipework
  • Support structure design
  • Tooling and support equipment
  • Access platforms
  • Vacuum vessel design
  • Precision component detail design

Knowledge and Experience

  • Experience with Creo - required
  • Experience of large CAD assembly management techniques - desirable
  • Experience and knowledge of robust CAD modelling techniques - required
  • Experience of Ultra High Vacuum - desirable
  • Knowledge and Experience of GD&T to BS 8888 and relevant ISO standards - required
  • Experience of hand calcs to substantiate designs and FEA - desirable
  • Experience using windchill or other PLM systems - desirable

It is highly likely that the work will continue for a number of years.

Please contact Graeme at Vibe Recruit for further information on 07971 309403

Vibe Recruit is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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