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Opportunity

  • Location

    Lakenheath

  • Job title:

    Mechanical Engineer

  • Sector:

    Aviation, Defence

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £40 - £46.00 per hour Limited Company (PAYE options available)

  • Contact email:

    Telfordstaff@mpi.ltd.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01952 201342

  • Job ref:

    J49347/MECHDESIGN/LAKENHEATH/TEL

  • Duration:

    ONGOING AS PER CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS

  • Startdate:

    Immediate start

MPI have a requirement for a Mechanical Engineer to be based at RAF Lakenheath, Suffolk, IP27 9PS.

 

This contract is until September 2023 (with possible extension)

 

Rate of pay to be discussed on application and will be dependent on experience and level of security clearance - between £40 - £46.00 per hour Limited Company (PAYE options available)

 

 

**ONLY PROFESSIONALS WHO HAVE THE RIGHT TO WORK IN THE UK CAN APPLY**

 

Qualification required: Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a curriculum accredited by the Engineering Council (UK) or Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (US).

 

Previous experience required:

1. Quite a few years’ experience developing plans, solutions, and mechanical designs for facility and infrastructure projects and systems.

2. Demonstrable experience with UK design and construction standards.

3. Demonstrable understanding applicable UK health and safety standards

 

As the Engineer you will not be creating designs, this process is already in place. Your duties will be to look at the design of the plans and be the SME – Subject Matter Expert.

 

RAF Lakenheath is a City, has it’s own schools, hospital, shops, cinema, pubs, clubs, offices, gyms etc and as the Mechanical Engineer you will be there to assist in ensuring the whole infrastructure of the facilities are in place and maintained so you must be able to read the drawings and work from them, rather than designing them

 

 

OTHER:

This is a self-employed position.

Monday to Friday.

iR35 does not affect this job role.

Accommodation is not provided.

Paid bank holidays.

Only apply if you have not been outside the UK for more than 30 days in the last 5 years