Mechanical Design Engineer (Fluent German)

Recruiter
Brewster Pratap
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
THE COMPANY:

Calibrate Engineering Recruitment (part of the Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group), are working exclusively with a manufacturing business in Sheffield as they look to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer who can speak fluent German.

THE JOB:

Summary

Reporting to the Head of Engineering the Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for undertaking design and development work for the European business.

Main Responsibilities:

As a Mechanical Engineer the candidate will be expected to lead both short and medium-term projects independently.

The projects will typically be mechanical design based to support the development of trackside and on-board application systems.

The position is wide in scope, to allow the successful candidate experience and involvement in all areas of a project. This will involve communications with the customer, site visits, design, validation, and installation.

Projects will be managed via project management software and techniques as appropriate.

Projects may require the use of FEA/ hand calculation to validate designs and assumptions. The proficient use of 3D CAD and production of orthographic drawings is also essential.

THE CANDIDATE:

Minimum BEng (or equivalent) in an Engineering discipline

5 years+ in a Mechanical engineering role

Ability to self-motivate, manage and organize own activities and projects

Report writing in clear and concise English

A basic understating of 3D CAD systems (preferably SolidWORKS)

A basic understanding of FEA systems (preferably ANSYS)

Have a UK full driving licence

Fluent in German language

THE BENEFITS:

* Free on-site parking
* Annual bonus (personal & company performance)
* 25 days hols + stats
* Auto enrolment pension
* Wellness benefit after 6 months - gym membership etc (to the value of £250 per year)

Calibrate Engineering Recruitment is a division of the Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talent in engineering, technical and operations jobs in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire. If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of accountancy and finance recruitment we would really like to hear from you. Please visit our website at (url removed) for more information on engineering Jobs, engineering recruitment, manufacturing Jobs or manufacturing Recruitment