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Mechanical Engineer Great Yarmouth

Location: Great Yarmouth, ., United Kingdom

Date Posted: 06-08-2018
Mechanical Engineer
Great Yarmouth

Scope of Responsibilities
Undertakes specified tasks/ areas of work dependent on size and complexity of project, as defined by the lead mechanical engineer or engineering manager. 
Supervising and checking the work of other engineers as delegated by the lead engineer / engineering manager. 
Responsible for communicating technical/ project issues potentially impacting the project to the lead engineer / engineering manager.
Senior engineer is accountable to the lead engineer / engineering manager (dependant on size and complexity of the project) in the project environment
Primary Duties
Client values are at the heart of everything we do.  They make us unique, inspire our success, and guide our decisions and actions.  The employee will be aligned to these values, striving at all times to be safe, ethical, innovative, responsive, quality and cost conscious and driven to deliver
Works as a mechanical engineer reporting to the lead engineer/ engineering manager on various platforms out of the Great Yarmouth office
Can be technically responsible for an area of work and supervises preparation of specific deliverables
Undertakes specific tasks/ area of work as defined by the lead/ principal engineer
Works to the requirements of the quality system
Identifying and resolving discrepancies and divergences from original proposal / contract under the supervision of the  lead engineer/ engineering manager
Participates in factory acceptance tests
Supports the preparation of the mechanical TDR and executes allocated tasks within the requirements of the project execution plan and TDR
Ensures compliance with Client ISO accredited QMS, and project specific procedures, guides and standards
Performs related duties as and when instructed by lead engineer/ engineering manager
Job/Cost Impact
Responsible for specific tasks/ areas of work as defined by the lead engineer/ engineering manager.  Capable of supervising and checking the work of other engineers as delegated by the lead engineer/ engineering manager
Decision Making Authority
Decisions limited to those delegates by the lead/principal engineer such as supervision of other engineers’ work scope
Supervisory Responsibility
Supervises typically 2-3 engineers
Work Contacts
Group manager
Other discipline group managers
Own discipline engineers
Engineers from other disciplines
Project and engineering managers
Project engineers
Document control
Procurement and expediting
Client representatives
Vendor representatives
Commissioning personnel
Construction personnel
Subcontractor representatives
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Physical Effort and Work Environment
Duties essentially performed in Woking offices.  May be required to travel to other offices, client’s offices, vendor offices and attend site visits as necessary, in accordance with corporate or project requirements
Competencies/Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Rotating machinery experience
Lifting and cranes experience
Brown Field / Operating experience
Exposure to consultancy, FEED/ detailed design and EPC projects
Knowledge of applicable international and industry specifications, standards and codes
Knowledge of safety and quality procedures and best practice
Activity scheduling and discipline priorities
Good coordination, monitoring and supervisory skills
Good communication skills
Cost awareness
Proactive approach.
Attention to detail
Team player
Ability to meet schedules and deadlines
Analytical and problem solving mind‑set
Minimum Requirements
Typically holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering or post-graduate mechanical engineering qualification.  Chartered status preferred.  Experience of working for engineering/client organisations in the oil and gas industry
Craig Bell
Swan Recruitment Ltd.

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