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Senior/Principal Mechanical Design Engineer (Service R&D)

Lincoln, United Kingdom

English (UK)

Job Description

Senior / Principle Mechanical Design Engineer (Service R&D)

A versatile Mechanical Design Engineer role within the R&D function to support the introduction of approved projects. Typically these include special Tools for the SGT100-SGT400 product range for Field Service Engineers use in support of Zero Harm aspirations and HSE improvements to site activities.

What are my responsibilities?

  • Provide design and engineering support in extending / maintaining the service products / tools
  • Engage in R&D activities to support funded R&D projects
  • Identify opportunities for new product maintenance tooling improvements that address / improve EHS deficiencies
  • Project manage / oversee mini projects, i.e. cases / container options for tools, high value spares etc
  • Provide NUB support to new platforms design/concepts
  • Provide NUB support for existing product designs enhancements, SGT100 - SGT400 package design input.
  • Provide cover and work alongside others in R&D as and when required
  • Liaise with Field Service, Installation & Commissioning and Maintainability to identify and implement opportunities for reducing time of scheduled and unscheduled site activities
  • Assist in creation of Method Statements, Risk Assessments, and In-Field Service Validation trials in support of HSE and improved maintenance methods
  • Support internal initiatives to improve IGT Service Line Product competitiveness (i.e. LTP)
  • Involvement with fault report analysis and field trials of lifting equipment catalogued to a Grade 1 HSE fault report.
  • Instrumental in the re-design of equipment/components due to site related constraints/failures of the original design to meet required criteria
  • Support Product Managers and Service Product Managers in their quest to deliver robust product strategies for their product ranges
  • Requirement to travel to site during routine maintenance tasks to identify improvement opportunities, i.e. tools for reducing maintenance activity durations

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Relevant Engineering qualifications (i.e. Degree preferred, but HNC, HND or equivalent and/or relevant experience will be considered)
  • Understanding of fundamental Engineering principles
  • Basic understanding of Gas Turbine theory beneficial
  • Familiarity with Gas Turbine terminology (Package & Core)
  • Awareness / familiarity of Gas Turbine ancillary systems (i.e. oil system, start system, fuel system, ventilation system etc)
  • Experience / Awareness of Gas Turbine Operation, Maintenance and/or Servicing
  • Awareness of relevant Industry & regulatory standards (i.e. BS, API, ASME, HSE, IE, CE marking etc)
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, PowerPoint and Excel essential
  • SAP/ATLAS and Teamcentre PLM2020 experience beneficial
  • CAD/NX modelling experience
  • ANSYS experience desirable
  • HAZID, HAZOP & FMEA creation experience beneficial
  • Lotus Notes (or other Database) experience beneficial
  • Project Management qualification/experience desirable.

Job ID: 74155

Organisation: Power Generation Services

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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