- Sector: Engineering & Manufacturing
- Function: Mechanical Design Engineer
- Contact: David Catterall
- Contact Email: email@example.com
- Expiry Date: 04 June 2022
- Job Ref: 30326/001_1651749770
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
£40,000 dependent on experience
We are currently looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer for our client based in Greater Manchester who specialise in precision engineering for the automotive, rail, marine and aerospace sector. This is a permanent role with a salary from of up to per annum dependent on experience.
Working within a collaborative engineering team, the mechanical design engineer will take the lead on designated projects, providing innovative solutions for conceptual and re-engineering mechanical designs. Other responsibilities will include:
Providing mechanical design solutions for complex special purpose machinery, some with advanced automation, in response to customer requirements,
Interpreting concepts and transferring these to design models
Leading engineering design projects to programme and to budget
Leading meetings and motivating others to achieve project milestones
Completing complex assembly and detail manufacturing drawings using 3D Cad (experience of Solidedge / Solidworks would be an advantage)
Preparing Bill of Materials following final design
Liaising with Procurement to ensure accurate and timely component sourcing
Liaising with Manufacturing and Production Engineering to ensure accurate machine build.
HND/HNC or degree qualified Mechanical Design Engineer
Blue-Sky thinker with a strong understanding of engineering principals and possess the confidence to translate conceptual ideas in to detailed mechanical designs
You will have sound experience of working with CAD packages, and knowledge of using a MRP system would be advantageous.
The company are a well-respected automation and controls company who specialise within precision engineering. They are offering a flexible working environment where you can develop your career and help you gain more transferable skills.