Mechanical Engineer


Mechanical Engineer



Sector: Nuclear New Build

Category: Engineering

The mechanical engineer provides sound engineering principles in design, development, implementation, testing and evaluation (by analytical or other means) for equipment applied in nuclear safety-related projects. Mechanical Engineers produce accurate and technically proficient designs of mechanical and electromechanical equipment to support custom solutions for operating issues within a nuclear station or other nuclear operated facilities


  • Identifies and analyzes project requirements to accurately evaluate project needs.
  • Ability to read and understand design/industry specifications and technical drawings.
  • Compiles and reviews exiting mechanical designs and specifications for purchasing or fabrication.
  • Collect basic information about material or equipment for projects.
  • Preparation of Bills of Materials and purchase orders for material.
  • Evaluate and provide feedback to proposals, quotes, and bids from vendors in support of the sales organization.
  • Selects vendors to purchase products; visit vendor facilities to conduct inspections, audits, or performance reviews and ensure that required standards are met.
  • Writes and coordinates test plans and test reports.
  • Performs engineering calculations are necessary to support critical design or analysis of equipment.
  • Technical execution of projects/orders and coordinating with Business Segment Team and supporting engineering staff.
  • Technical oversight of all project related shop work, project deliverables, and associated submittals to customer.
  • Produces designs and layouts for mechanical systems/equipment.
  • Reports status of activities timely and accurately. Establish and communicate estimated delivery dates of materials or equipment.
  • Meets project timeline and scheduled due dates.
  • Maintains complete, updated, and accurate project files that contain all appropriate engineering elements of the project.
  • Identify and resolve non-conformances to contractual or industry requirements.
  • Assist other Engineers and Project Managers when needed.

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Nicholas Cope


My name is Nicholas Cope, and I am a recruitment consultant for Thomas Thor. I have been with the company over a year, and I have over 3 years of recruiting experience. I was born and raised in Akron, Ohio and currently live in Cuyahoga Falls.

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