Mechanical Design Engineer

30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum
14 Oct 2019
11 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Our client is currently looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join them in Stoke-on-Trent. They are a well-established and well regarded business, specialising in designing and making bespoke materials handling equipment for a large Blue chip customer base throughout the UK and worldwide.
They are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual with significant experience in the design, manufacture and development of automated systems, who is keen to join their successful team to take the business to the next level.
Essential Skills:
* At least 5 to 10 years significant experience in the mechanical design of automated systems or other robust mechanical systems
* Extensive experience with delivering systems into manufacturing environments
* Expert knowledge of component parts including pneumatics, motors, drives, encoders etc. from major suppliers
* Working familiarity with CAD environment, preferably SolidWorks
* Ability to interpret customer specifications and evaluate customer products and designs
* Ability to employ engineering techniques to produce robust, innovative solutions
* Familiarity with Machinery safety directive, PUWER, CE Marking
* Familiarity with ISO 9001 Quality Systems and procedures
* Ability to take a leading role as an integral part of a multi-disciplinary team
* A focus on meeting project deadlines and budgets
* An ability to contribute to multiple concurrent jobs
* Good written and oral communication skills
* Familiarity with Microsoft Office