Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH8250_1622731400
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 days ago

Job Description

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Chemical Manufacturing

Excellent Salary + Great Development Prospects


We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Engineer from the chemical or high hazard process industry to join a very successful and innovative chemical manufacturing company in Lancashire.

The company is a leading supplier of high-grade chemicals used in industries such as semi-conductor, medical and cosmetics to name a few.

Key responsibilities:

  • Technical Authority / Responsible Engineer for pressure systems
  • Produce written scheme of examination for pressure systems
  • Manage asset integrity program and site inspection plans
  • Manage and develop CMMS system (Idhammer) ensuring all maintenance, PPM's and scheduled integrity inspections are updated
  • Ensure all plant and equipment is adequately inspected/maintained in line with company and H&S regulations
  • Oversee build/set up of any new plant and equipment
  • Co-ordinate maintenance activities and develop overall engineering function
  • Liaise with external agencies including Health & Safety Executive and Environment agency

Key requirements:

  • Qualified Mechanical Engineer (HND/Degree)
  • Experience gained in the Chemical or highly regulated process industry
  • Experience of asset integrity and pressure system inspection programs
  • Knowledge of a CMMS system
  • Project management experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Leadership skills

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At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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