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Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Leeds

Permanent

Up to £45,000 per annum

We are currently looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer for a rapidly expanding precision engineering business that has seen rapid growth over the past few years. This role is based in Leeds on a permanent basis with a salary of up to £45,000 dependent on experience.

The Role

You will be responsible 2D and 3D design of complex hydraulic and pneumatic components. You will be also responsible for 1 - 2 projects on a regular basis with circa £500k - £1million, providing you the chance to work in a fast paced environment. Other responsibilities include:

  • Developing technical plans based on research ideas
  • Designing products based on the requirements of the company
  • Carrying out surveys on equipment and various mechanical systems
  • Presenting design plans to Managers and clients
  • Producing technical documents that the company requires
  • Conducting product testing
  • Overseeing quality control programmes and overall maintenance in a facility
  • Developing CAD project drawings and reviewing drawings from junior team members for accuracy
  • Completing data logs required onsite
  • Collaborating with Project Managers and developing accurate accounting of all engineering hours required for various types of internal projects

The Person

  • 1-5 years' experience working as a mechanical engineer
  • Degree qualified or equivalent
  • Experience of working with pneumatic or hydraulic equipment
  • Strong design experience with full proficiency using Inventor or Vault
  • Experience using Ansys would be of an advantage
  • Strong problem solving skills

The company

The company is a world leader in motion and fluid control technologies with a long history of innovation and technical excellence. They have got a global outreach with a service network across 75 different countries. The company are offering a fast paced role where you can develop your skillset and learn about new products.