Senior Mechanical Engineer

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In line with our continued growth, Long O Donnell is currently recruiting for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to lead and deliver projects as well as manage and develop our engineering/mechanical framework agreements. As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will be working on projects UK wide with a base in either our Northwich or Northampton office.

About the Opportunity.

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will be joining our existing team, to:

  • Develop and grow the mechancial design sector within the business.
  • Undertake mechanical design of piplines and associated AGI's.
  • Develop and grow the mechanical design team within the business.
  • Build frameworks with new and existing clients.
  • Complete project documentation, preparation and interpretation of drawings, materials and equipment.
  • Liaise with Clients in respect of the work being completed and any appropriate third parties.
  • Undertake hazardous area calculations to IGEM/SR/25 and manage updated hazardous area drawings.
  • Provide technical input into main works invitations to tender, orders, projects, and tasks in the most timely and efficient manner;
  • Prepare technical specifications and associated documentation in line with UK and international gas industry design codes (IGEM,TD1,TD5 etc.).
  • Liaise with CAD team to produce drawings as per specifications;.
  • Provide technical advice to Long O'Donnell Associates and / or other members of the project services team where appropriate.
  • Engineer projects during the engineering, procurement and construction phases.
  • Audit work carried out by others including outsourced contractors.
  • Develop and ensure the application of project quality management systems.
  • Resource planning.
  • Provide management responsibilities input for allocated discipline to LOD including.
  • Provide support to bids.

The Candidate.

To be considered for this role, you will have:

  • Previous experience working within a similar Senior/Lead  Mechanical Engineer capacity, ideally within the energy, oil, gas, petrochemical or water sectors;
  • Experience of providing technical advice within the company or to project teams as appropriate;
  • A degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate Engineering discipline;
  • Membership to an appropriate professional body and evidence of continual professional development is highly beneficial;
  • A flexible approach and the capability to work successfully within a fast paces environment whilst maintaining a sense of humour;
  • Previous experience of managing/leading a team of multi-disciplined personnel is highly beneficial.
  • Be aware of current and emerging technical and legislative requirements and applicable guidance documents.
  • Full conversant knowledge and use of the Microsoft office suite of software applications.

How to Apply.

To apply, please send a copy of your recent CV and cover letter to for review or contact Sarah Derricutt on 01606 359 200 for more information.

Employment Type



Northwich or Northampton

Apply for this Job

If you feel that this position matches your skills please send your CV and a cover letter to jobs@long-odonnell.com0

Long O Donnell Associates is an Equal Opportunities Employer and we are always looking for talented individuals to join our growing team.

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Senior Mechanical Engineer,

In line with our continued growth, Long O Donnell is currently recruiting for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to lead and deliver projects as well as manage and develop our engineering/mechanical…