Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
PSI Recruitment
Location
Bermuda Park
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Engineering client are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.

Responsibilities

-Preparation of drawings and BOM’s for manufacture

-Regenerate & Update old & new drawing formats on the CAD system database to standardise drawings where possible

-Improve and update existing designs to achieve the use of common components & improve quality and reduce assembly times

-Design new products including grinding machines, sub-assemblies, fixtures, loading mechanisms and tooling

-Design of gear systems, slide ways, machine bases, hydraulic and pneumatic systems etc.

-3D CAD Modelling and Draughting on Autodesk Inventor 2010 creating drawings of sheet metal fabricated metal components and castings -Calculating forces (inertia, torque, etc.)

-Produce design solutions that meet customer and internal requirements, conform to safety and other legal requirements

-Preparation of documentation for manufacture and assembly i.e. drawings, bills of materials etc.

-Liaison with shop floor staff, design engineers, sales team and suppliers

This position requires a well-motivated, confident Mechanical Design Engineers who can demonstrate the following;

-A strong background in 3D Cad Design, FEA, geometric and dimensional tolerances.

-Experience in machine tools design

-Experience in selecting motors, calculate inertia, torque

-Experience with Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD is essential

-Relevant qualification i.e. HNC, HND or Degree in Mechanical Engineering -Ability to work in a demanding environment providing accurate and timely output to a high standard

Hours: Monday - Thursday 8am - 4.30pm, Friday 8am-3.30pm

Salary is £30,000-£35,000 dependant on experience