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Mechanical Engineer

Job Description

Job Title:
Junior Mechanical Engineer

Location: Bridgwater, UK

Employment Type: Full-time, Permanent

Job Description:

  • As a Junior Mechanical Engineer, you will play a vital role in supporting and performing engineering activities throughout the lifecycle of various projects contributing to Nuclear New Build initiatives. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Supporting the design of systems and components to meet customer requirements.
  • Formulating effective solutions to emerging problems.
  • Evaluating the overall performance, reliability, and safety of final products.
  • Modifying designs to meet customer specifications.
  • Collaborating with Senior Mechanical Engineers to estimate project budget and scope.
  • Identifying risks and opportunities within projects.
  • Preparing product reports and documentation.
  • Engaging in continuous learning and development of new theories or methods.



  • Experience in a similar role and a BEng or similar professional qualification in a related engineering field.
  • Understanding of safety legislation and safety culture.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Ability to act with integrity.
  • Capacity to work independently with initiative and self-motivation.


  • Understanding of materials.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to communicate complex topics clearly to a range of stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in analyzing large amounts of data and considering diverse viewpoints to propose solutions while balancing project risks.
  • Ability to influence a broad mix of stakeholders.
  • Persistence and resilience.
  • SC Clearance or capability of achieving it.