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Mechanical Engineer / Project Design Engineer / Technician
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Recruiter: BluetownOnline Ltd
Listed on: 12th June
Location: Abingdon
Salary/Rate: £40000 - £60000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: IULT-77_1560354347_expired
Contact Name: Bluetown Online

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Job Title: Mechanical EngineerLocation: Milton Park, AbingdonSalary: CompetitiveJob Type: Full Time, PermanentThe Company has unlocked a new route to scalable fusion power that is cost-effective and does not require huge infrastructure and capital expenditure. The technology will revolutionise the world's energy production - it will be possible to produce more energy, more cheaply and with fewer harmful side effects (e.g. with no long term nuclear waste or carbon emissions). They aim to accelerate the development of fusion energy by combining two emerging technologies - spherical tokamaks and high-temperature superconductors.The company's innovation has been featured on Channel 4 news, BBC News Click and Reuters news channel and they received a Technology Pioneer Award at the World Economic Forum on 2016. This is the chance to join a fast-growing high technology company with an agile, dynamic team and to tackle the challenge of a lifetime.Role Overview:The candidate will be part of a small design team and will design structures typically involved in ultra-high vacuum vessels, magnet coil design and structural support systems. The role requires a self-sufficient engineer who can design from first principles where required. There is a requirement to use Ansys software to provide backing to mechanical design in high load structures. A good understanding of design for manufacture with a manufacturing background is preferred.Key Responsibilities:Use of FEA ANSYS softwareDesign of structural support systemsDesign of jigs and fixturesMagnet coil designVacuum chamber designLow temperature feed through and chamber designDeveloping and writing assembly proceduresSpecifying material requirementsMaintaining data base records of designs and calculationsLiaising with the drawing office and other engineersThe successful Candidates will have:Essential:Degree in Mechanical Engineering or able to demonstrate equivalent skills and experienceVacuum vessel designStructural design and analysisExperience of working in a design teamExcellent written and verbal communicationsDesirable:Magnet design using copper and low temperature superconductorsDFMProject management experienceBenefits25 days holiday, pro rata (plus bank holidays)Company pension schemeEligible for company share option scheme after 1 years' serviceCompany bonus scheme, discretionary, dependant on performancePrivate medical insurance after 3 months servicePlease click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for the role.Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of: Project Design Engineer, Project Engineer, Design Engineer, Mechanical Technician, Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Support, Engineering Project Manager, Mechanical Maintenance Technician, Mechanical Engineer, Maintenance Support Technician, Project Electrician, Maintenance Support Engineer, Project Technician, CAD Technician, 3D Solidworks, 3D CAD may also be considered for this role.