Mechanical Project Design Engineer - Aberdeenshire

Premier Engineering
£35k - 50k per year
07 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

ROLE- Mechanical Project Design Engineer

LOCATION- Reading or Aberdeen

TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £30,000- £50,000 per annum dependant on experience (Please advise what you’re looking for)

My client works within the Oil & Gas sector, and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Project Design Engineer, on a permanent basis, in the Aberdeen or Reading area.

The Mechanical Project Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • BSc/ BEng/ MSc or BEng in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • 3 or more years of experience in a similar role within the Oil & Gas industry
  • Previous experience of working offshore is essential ideally with valid certificates
  • A mechanical/ hydraulic systems background within oil & gas would be preferred
  • Existing Project Engineering skills
  • Previous experience of using Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD for design
  • Be flexible to work offshore between 2-3 times a year for up to 2 weeks at a time – previous offshore experience or running equipment and services is therefore useful
  • Abaqus software experience would also be beneficial although not essential
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Any design or analysis capabilities would be a benefit
  • Confident character

The Mechanical Project Design Engineer role will involve:

  • Working within a small company in a varied hands-on role
  • Managing projects and working alongside another Project Engineer
  • Working on design using Inventor/ AutoCAD/ Abaqus software
  • Interfacing with clients
  • Preparing equipment to go offshore
  • Travel offshore on occasion throughout the year as required (2-3 times)
  • Project planning and working with new vendors
  • Working with hydraulic systems and tooling

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.

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