Role description

Looking to be exposed to a variety of topics that will develop you in technical and project management aspects?

Our client just outside of Paris is looking for someone to join them for long term and motivated in growing within the organization. This role will start as a contractor role for 6-18 months, which after our client is loking to hire you permanently.

As Mechanical Lead Engineer, you will be executing the mechanical scope on nuclear steam turbine projects and be part of a project team. You lead the related activities within the design office, in a context of increased complexity of projects and fast changes.

You will be managing the technical interfaces (with other disciplines; client and project team; site-teams; internal factories and external suppliers) and interacting with engineers worldwide from internal and external design and manufacturing teams.

Your responsibility is to ensure on time and on budget delivery of the design documentation and preparing and leading engineering design reviews as well.

Besides the already mentioned, your responsibilities will also include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinating design engineers and technicians (mechanical design, thermodynamics, mechanical calculations)
  • Issuing and checking technical reports, calculation notes or drawings
  • Providing feedback experience to the group
  • Reporting the engineering indicators (on-time delivery, budget, post-freeze modifications)

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

You have degree in Mechanical Engineering or sufficient experience, and you are knowledgeable in manufacturing processes, mechanical-design and non-destructive testing fundamentals. You also have some engineering experience in Design office (energy, oil & gas, aerospace, special machinery).

Being rigorous and processes oriented, as well as having strong interpersonal and team leadership skills will help you succeeding in the role. You are also available for the actual design related activities, have very hands on approach.

You are required to speak excellent level of English, and due to the location ability to speak at least some French will be beneficial.

Essential skills

manufacturing processes; non-destructive testing and mechanical-design fundamentals: engineering experience in Design office

Mira has over six years of experience in the recruitment industry. As Recruiter at Thomas Thor Associates, she focuses mainly on Finland and continental Europe.

Mira Kantola