Mechanical Detailed Designer (A2ZD12873)
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Location: South

Salary: Up to £22 per hour via Umbrella

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Government

Job Title: Mechanical Detailed Designer
CV Submission Deadline: Thursday 14th @ 10.00
Location: Didcot
Duration: 3 months intially, with a possibility to extend
Daily Rate: Up to £22 per hour via Umbrella
Security Clearance: BPSS
IR35 IN/OUT Scope: In Scope


Key Tasks and Deliverables:

This work includes conceptual 3D layout & equipment modelling, production of mechanical detailed drawings to BS 8888 using 2D and 3D CAD. Must be able to work using own initiative and part of disciplined team, reporting to the lead engineer.

Experience Required:

General experience in mechanical component design, which should be supported with knowledge of contemporary manufacturing processes, assembly of parts and relevant design standards.

Minimum HNC/level 4 in mechanical engineering or equivalent with relevant associated experience


SolidEdge CAD experience

Production of detailed drawings to BS8888

Mechanical component design of bespoke equipment

Use of Geometric tolerancing and precision machining of parts

Past practical experience in the manufacture and assembly of parts


Experience in a science or nuclear environment would be beneficial.

Production of fabrication drawings

Basic mechanical stress calculation experience

Practical experience of how components are fabricated and assembled

Knowledge of working with remotely operated tooling or in remote handling environments