Senior Mechanical Engineer

Reference number: 00059400, Date added: 06-Jun


Rolls-Royce is a world-leading organization with over 38,000 skilled employees in offices, manufacturing and services facilities in 50 countries across the World. With over 2,600 employees Rolls-Royce, Civil Nuclear continues to expand our global footprint to ensure we are well positioned to help our customers succeed in meeting the challenges of the expanding nuclear market. Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear Canada has over 30 years of operation in the Canadian nuclear market and holds the prestigious and internationally recognized(American Society of Mechanical Engineers) ASME N-stamp accreditation. As well, we are situated in Ontario?s Kawartha Lakes area, which is renowned for its outdoor attractions


Rolls-Royce services the nuclear industry with the supply of custom designed systems, structures and components, and design and engineering services for both the power generation and waste management sectors.

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, your responsibilities will include:


  • Design and analysis, including the use of finite element analysis software (ANSYS, CAESAR etc), of pressure-retaining process equipment and systems (pressure vessels, heat exchangers, pumps, piping) to international codes and standards required. ASME Section III (Nuclear) experience preferred, but similar (ASME Section VIII, B31.1, API standards) acceptable.
  • Design and analysis of structural assemblies, weldments and machine design, including sizing, evaluation and selection of mechanical components (motors, gear boxes, bearings, etc.).
  •  Design and analysis of specialized tooling and remote handling equipment for radiation environments.
  •  Preparation of detailed design reports, design specifications and other technical reports.
  •  Interface with clients (presentations, design review meetings, etc.), suppliers, internal design teams to ensure that customer expectations are met and perform project engineering functions as required. 
  •  Work within the guidelines of Quality Programs (NQA-1, CSA Z299, CSA N285.0, CSA N286.2), including QA on design and engineering activities. 
  •  Provide technical support to the marketing department to support marketing and tender initiatives and to review engineering and design input to tenders for technical adequacy and risk.


Rolls-Royce has a broad customer base comprising 600 airlines, 4,000 corporate and utility aircraft and helicopter operators, 160 armed forces, more than 2,000 marine customers including 70 navies, and energy customers in 120 countries. Rolls-Royce is a technology leader, employing 38,000 people in offices, manufacturing and service facilities in 50 countries. Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly Environment. Rolls Royce is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and a barrier-free employment process