Mechanical Engineer, R&D

About Solutions Recruitment
£30 - £35/hour
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Engineer for an exciting engineering manufacturing operation based near Worthing. The mechanical engineer is required to have experience from an automotive, aerospace / avionics, oil & gas or other highly regulated industry to engineer and build robust, dynamic engineered designs.

The successful Mechanical Engineer will have most of the following:

* A minimum 8yrs commercial experience
* Educated to HND/ HNC but ideally degree level in Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline.
* Experience of mechanical design of high spec equipment such as dynamic engine drives and components
* Ability to mechanically design from concept through to manufacturing
* NX, Solidworks, Inventor, CATIA (or similar)
* AutoCAD
* Good numeracy, written skills for documentation in a regulated industry

Key responsibilities:

* Mechanical design on existing and new products
* Conduct 3D CAD design using NX
* Technical lead on R&D projects
* Perform basic structural, stress or pressure calculations (FEA, ANSYS)
* BoMs and other material specifications
* Liaise with management to shop floor manufacturing in translating ideas to end product

Responsible for designing bespoke solutions you will need to be creative in your thinking. Lots of varied work! If the applicant has specific automation, automotive, powertrain, naval, motorboat, outboard, maritime and/or marine experience this would be highly advantageous