Mechanical Design Engineer

Navis Consulting
Telford, Shropshire
19 Jun 2019
10 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer - Telford - Permanent - £40,000 pa


* To produce and assist in the production of practical new designs to tight timescales in a supportive team environment

* Generation of documentation within the production design office including, but not limited to, concept through to detailed manufacturing drawings & parts lists, technical qualifications and project supportive documentation to ensure internal and external deadlines are achieved

* Produce conceptual designs from functional specifications

* Layout design of mechanical / hydraulic machinery / electrical systems and sub systems

* To work in multi-discipline project teams on specific aspects of equipment design.

* Undertake component stress calculations and compile documented calculation packages for third party verification in order to comply varying international codes and standards.

* Produce / assist with equipment test specifications for use in house and at site.

* Liaison with other delivery team members to ensure design specifications are met within budget requirements

* Assistance to other departments notably Purchasing, Production, Project Management and Quality Assurance

* Contribution to the completion and implementation of concessions and alterations / amendments to drawings.

* Bid support, travel for technical input, customer liaison, input to sales proposals.

* Participation in, and contribution to, design reviews, contract reviews and other project-related activities

* Attendance at technical meetings (UK and Overseas)






MS Office


Innovative mechanical background, a passion for engineering excellence with ideally a rounded background in the marine handling systems / lifting appliance industry. The result is a varied job with varying degrees of responsibility, differing types of tasks ranging from initial design to final sign off at SAT, supporting project management and/or customer visits but with practical design remaining central to the job

The successful candidate will:

Have experience in structural steel fabrication design

Be effective in carrying out detailed structural strength calculations for both structural and mechanical components

Display a high degree of computing literacy on engineering design packages

The following is also desirable:

BEng (Hons) Design Engineering or equivalent experience

Chartered Engineer or working towards chartered status

Familiar and confident with 3-D structural analysis

Competent in Basic 3-D FEA techniques

To apply for the role or for more information email (url removed) or call Matt on +44 (phone number removed)

Navis is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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