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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location: England
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

Mechanical Design Engineer

Greater Manchester


£35,000 - £40,000 dependent on experience

We are currently looking for a mechanical design engineer for a growing company who specialise in delivering high precision power transmissions and gearboxes across multiple engineering sectors. This role is a permanent opportunity based in Greater Manchester with a salary ranging from £35,000 - £40,000 dependent on experience.

The Role

The Mechanical design engineer will be responsible for the design, development and analysis for gear box and drive package solutions, although gearbox experience would be advantageous, the company would consider less experienced mechanical design engineers to train. Other responsibilities include:

  • Project planning
  • Interpretation of customer product specifications
  • Compilation of product design specifications in the form of drawings and reports
  • Customer liaison
  • Conceptual design work
  • Creation of Creo 3D and 2D drawings
  • Design review and analysis activities
  • Preparation of bills of materials
  • Collaboration with production engineering
  • Collaboration with suppliers
  • Cost estimating

The Person

  • Preferably Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering; However, HNC or HND in Mechanical Engineering would be accepted if candidate has relevant gearbox design experience will be considered
  • Proven experience in mechanical power transmission engineering
  • Conceptual design experience of industrial gearboxes
  • Knowledge of gearbox component stress analysis techniques
  • Gear design knowledge & experience
  • Detail design experience
  • Experienced user of Creo & Windchill or similar cad packages
  • Experience of customer liaison
  • Ability to communicate technical information in a clear and understandable manner, both verbally and in writing

The Company

Our client is very well established in the market with global offices and international customers for their diverse range of precision engineered products. They are looking for an ambitious, dynamic design engineer to join their team immediately. If this sounds like you then please apply now.