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Principal Mechanical Engineer

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: £55.00 - £75.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Stella Grundy
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 02 August 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82690_1718960106

Would you like to join an international defence company to support their clients by improving the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets? Due to continued investment, this global business is currently looking for a Principal Mechanical Engineer to join their existing team in Warrington (2-3 days a week) on a 12 month contract at a rate of £57-£75/hr inside IR35 / umb

The Role:

The role must be fully aware of and adhere to Health & Safety standards and be fully familiar with all authorised documentation, Good Practice Guides and ISO standards.

* Ensure effective management of multi discipline teams to ensure timely & efficient delivery of engineering work to meet customer agreed scope
* Supervise engineers/technical specialists
* Promote effective co-operation across Engineering and other functional teams
* Ensure effective management of the customer, including liaison and relationship development with existing and new customers, to aid the development of business, resolution of technical and delivery issues, and such that the customer is fully briefed and informed of progress


* Engineering degree (or equivalent qualification) in relevant engineering discipline, with significant demonstrable experience
* Chartered Engineer status
* Demonstrable experience in managing teams to deliver analysis activities on a range of project types
* Demonstrable experience in covering a variety of tasks across a range of complexities
* Excellent communications skills and the ability to interface with other disciplines
This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you!

PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!