Mechanical Design Engineer

PSI Technical
£30000 - £35000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Engineering client are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.


-Preparation of drawings and BOM’s for manufacture
-Regenerate & Update old & new drawing formats on the CAD system database to standardise drawings where possible
-Improve and update existing designs to achieve the use of common components & improve quality and reduce assembly times
-Design new products including grinding machines, sub-assemblies, fixtures, loading mechanisms and tooling
-Design of gear systems, slide ways, machine bases, hydraulic and pneumatic systems etc.
-3D CAD Modelling and Draughting on Autodesk Inventor 2010 creating drawings of sheet metal fabricated metal components and castings

-Calculating forces (inertia, torque, etc.)
-Produce design solutions that meet customer and internal requirements, conform to safety and other legal requirements
-Preparation of documentation for manufacture and assembly i.e. drawings, bills of materials etc.
-Liaison with shop floor staff, design engineers, sales team and suppliers

This position requires a well-motivated, confident Mechanical Design Engineers who can demonstrate the following;

-A strong background in 3D Cad Design, FEA, geometric and dimensional tolerances.
-Experience in machine tools design
-Experience in selecting motors, calculate inertia, torque
-Experience with Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD is essential
-Relevant qualification i.e. HNC, HND or Degree in Mechanical Engineering -Ability to work in a demanding environment providing accurate and timely output to a high standard

Hours: Monday - Thursday 8am - 4.30pm, Friday 8am-3.30pm