Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting for an Assistant Consultant Mechanical Engineer to join our multi-discipline project engineering team. The Assistant Mechanical Engineer, whilst based in our Newcastle office, will deliver the mechanical design content of challenging industrial projects for our clients within the utility, pharmaceutical, water and waste industries, and for process, chemical and general industrial companies and contracting organisations throughout the UK and beyond.
Working as a member of various multidiscipline project design teams, initially under the supervision of a lead mechanical engineer, you will contribute to the project mechanical design input at all stages of projects. This will include carrying out asset surveys, calculations and design for feasibility studies, conceptual & detailed design reports, and the production of procurement documentation, schematic and design drawings. You are also likely to become involved in tender assessment, review of contractor submissions, witness testing of plant & technical support to construction management staff. You will need to communicate effectively and to co-ordinate your work with the rest of the design team. You will be supported in your technical and professional development by senior staff and our active early careers group.
If you have the right qualifications and skills, and are keen to work within an enthusiastic team delivering quality projects, we will be pleased to hear from you
You will be qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering, preferably an IMechE accredited course. A higher degree and graduate membership of an appropriate engineering institution would be an advantage
You will also be able to demonstrate the following:
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.