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Jacobs Senior Mechanical Engineer – Mechanical Handling in Glasgow, United Kingdom

Your Impact:

About the opportunity:

Our International Government Solutions team provides a diverse range of services including civil and structural engineering, mechanical and electrical building services, mechanical handling, systems engineering, nuclear safety case development, and project and programme management. As demand for our services continue to increase, we are looking to recruit high calibre staff to bolster our well-established and growing multi-discipline engineering delivery capability to meet opportunities in the nuclear and defence industries. Our projects include developing solutions through all RIBA stages in highly regulated environments, in support of air, land and sea defence establishments, the UK nuclear submarine fleet, and both existing and new build nuclear power stations.

  • We require an experienced Mechanical Handling Engineer, preferably with experience of working in the nuclear and/or defence industries, but also those with relevant industrial design experience looking to work in a technically challenging environment.

In this role you be part of a several hundred strong Government Solution team across the UK, however you will work within the smaller Mechanical Engineering team based in Glasgow with occasional business travel to Client sites

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree and Chartership. CEng

  • Significant experience in a role having direct influence over cranes/ mechanical handling design practice and outcomes

  • Experience of major engineering delivery on EPC projects

  • Producing/reviewing engineering estimates and programmes

  • Implementation of design verification and validation

  • Undertaking discipline design phase reviews

  • General knowledge of key cross industry regulations and standards including CDM

  • Experience of engineering in procurement, construction, commissioning phase

Why Jacobs?

We clear the way for inventive thinking so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

Our Culture:

We’re invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.

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As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role.

If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact simon.mcivor@jacobs.com

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.