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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Type:


Senior Mechanical Engineer



IR35: Inside


Our Client has a requirement for a Senior Mechanical Engineer, who will be required to work on a contract basis in Warrington.


Job Purpose:

Required to deliver work packages across various system scope, in a wide variety of mechanical handling and lifting problem solving scenarios


Essential Skills / Knowledge / Experience:


  • CEng/IEng status.
  • Experienced in delivering fit for purpose mechanical design solutions to cost and schedule.
  • Ability to break down a problem/issue into constituent parts and present options for resolution.
  • Able to contribute to the production of, deliver to, and report on plans of work.
  • Able to communicate both verbally and in writing with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Has a working knowledge and understanding of regulations relevant to the delivery of machinery (SOMSR 2008, CDM, PUWER, LOLER etc.).
  • Is familiar with engineering drawings (including checking) and standards relevant to their production e.g. BS 8888 & GPS.
  • Can review, understand and challenge conventional engineering calculations in accordance with BS 2573 or similar standards.



  • Ability and evidence of applying engineering judgement to make evidence and risk-based decisions.
  • Experience of creating manufacturing specifications and supporting manufacturing queries/issues.
  • Experience in the production of EO packs and supporting component Quality Requirements.
  • Experience in the production of Technical Files and accompanying deliverables and familiar with the EHSRs.
  • Experience in production and/or checking of design substantiation and Safety Case deliverables.


At First Recruitment Group we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That is why our Recruitment Consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates.

We actively recruit at all levels and this is a superb opportunity for Senior Mechanical Engineer’s looking for new employment.

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