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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Job reference: 923126
  • Location: Newton Heath, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Designer , Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 19/12/2018

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer

Department: Oil & Gas

Location: Manchester

Reports To: Department Manager

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



  • Inventor
  • AutoCAD Mechanical
  • Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook


  • ONC Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience in mechanical design workings

Key Behavioural Criteria:

  • Good time keeping
  • Reliable
  • Good communication skills

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.