Senior Engineer (Design) – Pressure Vessels
Home based, Nationwide
Excellent salary + benefits package
We are currently recruiting a Senior Engineer for a large engineering consultancy company who specialise in the independent verification of design standards of pressure vessels. Reporting into a Principal Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring clients designs comply with and meet the appropriate standard and level of quality. This is a home-based role so the successful candidate could be based anywhere in the UK.
Roles & Responsibilities
As a Senior Engineer you will be responsible for:
Supporting the Principal Engineer in carrying out audits of Engineer Surveyor team members
Working to technical quality and professional standards ensuring designs of vessels comply with the pressure equipment directive
Developing technical materials / documents for technical staff and customers
Producing accurate estimates of resources
Ensuring risk assessments and safe systems of work are adhered to
This is a home-based role with an element of flexibility around the working hours.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
A relevant qualification at degree/HND level in mechanical engineering or similar
Excellent practical knowledge of British standards and legislation applicable to relevant design and manufacturing of pressure vessels / equipment
Thorough knowledge of relevant manufacturing legislations – PED, PSSR, SPVD
A good understanding of materials applications
Thorough knowledge of new construction and in service pressure equipment products
A full UK driving licence is essential for this role
This is a home-based role with regular travel nationwide.
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this role:
A basic salary up to £55,000
A company car
An excellent company pension
25 days holiday + 8 BH
For more information on the package on offer please get in touch.
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Steve who can tell you more.
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