Mechanical Technician

  • Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

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  • Salary:

    £30.00 - £33.96 per hour

  • Contact:

    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Location: Warrington

Rate: Circa £33.00

Duration: 12 months

Our client requires a Mechanical Technician / Checker for work associated with the nuclear industry and more specifically, gloveboxes and special purpose handling equipment.

You will be required to provide cost/timescale information and progress reporting and be able to produce Geometric Product Specifications as required.

You will be required to provide design solutions for the nuclear industry and coordinate the production of:

  • Design Schemes
  • Design Proposal Drawings
  • Detail Drawings
  • General Assemblies
  • Functional Specifications/ Functional Requirements Documents
  • Technical Reports and Studies
  • Design Justification Reports

Other abilities required include:

  • Identify or respond to task variations through formal change control.
  • Take responsibility for delivery of single-discipline work package to programme, budget and required quality.
  • Able to manage a small team of Designers and undertake checking of Mechanical deliverables.
  • Have working knowledge and experience in applying relevant EH&S issues as required by legislation (and applicable Directives).
  • Has taken part in Designers Risk Assessments / Design Reviews and ideally in HAZOP studies.
  • Understands the requirements of CE marking.
  • Preferably, AutoCAD proficient in both Model Space and Paper Space and Ideally; will have Inventor experience.
  • Has good knowledge of fabrication techniques.
  • Has good knowledge/understanding of achievable manufacturing accuracy.
  • Ideally, will have some 'hands on' experience.
  • Good working knowledge of geometric tolerancing, weld symbols, limits and fits, surface finish.
  • Good working knowledge of commonly used materials and associated standards.

If you feel you have the capability to be a success as a Mechanical Technician and able to conduct the above requirements of the role, then please get in touch to discuss further.

Stephen Slade, , 0161 924 3959