Design Engineer

Posted 12 January 2024
Salary £550 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Utilities, Power & Telecoms
Contact NameTheo King

Job description

If you have wanted to make a move into the highly desirable nuclear sector and have a wealth of experience in design engineering then this job is perfect for you.

  • Job Title - Design Engineer
  • Location - Reading (4 Days a week)
  • Contract Length - 1 Year (possible 1 year extension)
  • Pay Rate - Up To £550 a day OUTSIDE IR35

This role will be perfect for an experienced design engineer who is looking to work on some of the best nuclear/defence projects in the UK then read on.


  • Authoring technical documentation such as: Design Change Notes, Technical Queries, Concessions, Commissioning Reservations, Design Review Reports, Meeting Minutes & Technical Notes
  • Preparing for and Presenting at Design Reviews
  • Design Review Reservation Closeout
  • Inspection and Test Plan Reviewing
  • Requirements Management and Traceability authoring and reviewing Validation & Verification Requirements Matrix's
  • Resolving Manufacturing, Installation and Commissioning Challenges with the support of the Senior Design Engineer and under the direction of the Senior Engineering Manager.
  • Progressing Documentation through Document Management Systems
  • Assisting with the Certification of Design process to maintain the technical baseline
  • Reviewing drawings & technical documents

Key experiences/knowledges:

  • Preferably Mechanical Engineer discipline focus.
  • Stakeholder management
  • Generation of Engineering Change Requests 
  • Technical review/approval of Non-Conformance Notice
  • Ensure appropriate supplier co-ordination meetings are held and attend as necessary to ensure client requirements are being maintained

Please do bare in mind this is a role that will require CURRENT, ACTIVE clearances.

If this role is for you then please call me on 02393 876037 or email me at