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  • Title:

    Senior Design Engineer

  • Location:

    Reading

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Emma Broderick

  • Contact email:

    ebroderick@belcan.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000023998_1663155939

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-14

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Belcan Workforce Solutions are currently looking for a Senior Design Engineer for a Defence establishment in Reading. The post is for an estimated 12 month contract and is paying competitively on an hourly basis.

Successful applicants will be required to be Security Cleared prior to appointment and must meet eligibility requirements to obtain UK Security Clearance. Candidates should be willing and able to work in designated areas where the need arises.

The position has deemed Outside of IR35.

There are elements of -

  • Pressure system
  • Process design
  • Mechanical handling design
  • Close out of approved design changes
  • Engineering support to installation and commissioning
  • Substantiation of mechanical designs.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Maintain & promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security & quality and be a great team player.
  • Maintain a comprehensive understanding of relevant legislative documentation / standards associated with design engineering.
  • Application of knowledge to confirm designs are prepared which comply with relevant legislation, standards and requirements.
  • Additional accountabilities may be defined and appointed through the Chief Engineer
  • Management Arrangements, with appointees listed within the Company Design Authorities and Technical Authorities, as held in the company management system.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with Company Assurance Environment, Safety, Health and Quality (ESH&Q) and statutory requirements.
  • Ensure the design intent is maintained throughout the lifecycle.
  • Ensure application of standards is proportionate and that engineering best practice is adopted.
  • Elevate areas of concern to the relevant Principal Engineer.
  • Liaise with other discipline areas to ensure overall design intent is maintained.
  • Review and check Design Engineers work.
  • Monitor and assess competence of Design Engineers in relevant discipline area.
  • The Company may require you to fulfil any other reasonable duties aligned to your position from time to time in line with business needs.

Essential Qualifications: Mechanical bias - with process experience.

Home working is not an option

Could accommodate part time

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan