Mechanical Design Engineer

Workforce Staffing Ltd
£30000 - £35000/annum Plus benefits
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A well-established global leading manufacturer of special purpose machinery are currently looking to secure a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their in-house function.

Salary: £ 30,000 - £35,000 p.a. + benefits

Suitable for: Design Engineer, Senior Design Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer

The Role

The client is currently seeking an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with solid knowledge of CAD packages (inventor 2010) with experience of FEA.

Responsibilities will include:

Preparation of drawing BOM’s for manufacture
Regenerating & updating old/new drawing formats on the CAD system database to standardise drawings where possible
Improving and updating existing designs to achieve the use of common components, improving quality and reducing assembly times
Designing new products including grinding machines, sub-assemblies, fixtures, loading mechanisms and tooling
Designing of gear systems, slide ways, machine bases, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
3D CAD modelling and draughting on Autodesk Inventor 2010 creating drawings of sheet metal fabricated metal components and castings

The successful candidate for the Mechanical Design Engineers position will have the following:

A strong background in 3D CAD design, FEA, geometric and dimensional tolerances - ESSENTIAL
Machine tool design – ESSENTIAL
Selecting motors, calculating inertia and torque – ESSENTIAL
Autodesk Inventor and AutoCad - ESSENTIAL

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help