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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Job reference: 923126
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Designer , Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 05/03/2019

My client offers the complete range of services in fire protection. Their commitment is unparalleled and remain at the forefront in their fields. For over 120 years they have been working in partnership with leading companies to safeguard their personnel and facilities from the threat of fire, withing various industries including Marine and Oil & Gas. As a result, they have created an invaluable international reputation for the complete service and support of special hazard integrated fire solutions.

Main Function of the Role:

To work in the Oil and Gas department in Manchester producing fixed firefighting design solutions including Deluge, Foam and Gaseous systems. Working from client specifications in accordance with oil and gas standards, rules and regulations. The role would involve producing general arrangement drawings, P&ID's, assembly drawings, fabrication drawings, equipment datasheets, piping isometrics, hydraulic calculations and node diagrams, all using both 3D and 2D cad software.

Key Results Area:

Experience in the following areas preferred but not essential:

Good working knowledge of fire protection systems

Good working knowledge of skid design and fabrication

Good working knowledge of fire protection standards and regulations

Good communication skills




AutoCAD Mechanical

Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook


ONC Mechanical Engineering

Experience in mechanical design workings

Key Behavioural Criteria:

Good time keeping


Good communication skills

If this sounds like it could be something of interest and you would like some further information, please apply or contact Callum on 0161 926 2500

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