Job Description

Principal Mechanical Engineer in Warrington, Cheshire



Warrington, Cheshire




  • Warrington
  • Hybrid options available
  • 12-month Contract
  • Negotiable rates
  • 37 Hours Per week
  • Must be eligible for BPSS.

The Energy Division at ARM is currently recruiting an experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer to join a leading Nuclear client based out of Warrington.

Job Overview:

The Principal Engineer provides leadership in delivering engineering and technical activities by applying process, domain knowledge, and experience.

At this level; an experienced engineer has a breadth of engineering knowledge & experience, resolves a range of technical issues and problems, compiles technical reports and accompanying presentations, provides, reviews, and adheres to specifications by stakeholder requirements.

Coaches, mentors, and assists others on matters about their discipline, developing business awareness, builds strong working relationships with stakeholders and works independently with limited technical direction or as part of a small team.

Some of your duties will include:

This is the level for an experienced engineer working as a subject matter expert in a specialist subject area (e.g. an engineering sub-function). Understands concepts and principles, shapes, designs, developments and determines a solution to functional issues personally undertakes the most complex work within the subject area.

Extends their business knowledge base in the subject area.

Provides help and direction to less experienced team members to support both their effective working and their development, and provides coaching and assistance to others.

What do you need to succeed?


  • 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 communication skills and the ability to interface with other disciplines.


  • Member of relevant institute or significant demonstrable engineering experience and capable of registration with the Engineering Council.
  • Experience in managing engineering scope for Projects from concept design to full Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC).
  • Breadth and depth of experience in a range of commercial or defence projects

How to apply:
If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please apply via the link or contact me at 023 92 228 224 and we will let you know if you have been shortlisted.


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission. Where the role is marked as Outside IR35 in the advertisement this is subject to receipt of a final Status Determination Statement from the end Client and may be subject to change.

Job reference 123687_1716374148
Date posted 22 May 2024

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