Mechanical Design Engineer

Perpetual Engineering
£30000 - £40000/annum Benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer

£30,000 - £40,000


High Pressure Products

This is a truly outstanding opportunity for an ambitious mechanical designer who seeks the chance to be part of something ground breaking and exciting. The business are a dynamic team who have developed unique products and continue to grow year on year. They are a global business and part of a major group that offers opportunities in the business and globally.

You will be responsible for the design & development of new and/or existing products. This includes existing ranges as well as ancillary tooling and systems that complement the equipment in line with client requirements.

Core Responsibilities

* Design, development and specification of new and existing products
* Ensure designs conform to industry, customer and company standards
* Select suitable materials, surface finishes, coatings and treatments for the products intended use
* Carry out regular design reviews and analyse designs using suitable tools
* Carry out value added value engineering (VAVE) to engineer cost out of the products
* Output accurate models, drawings, BOM's and other technical documents to customers, both internal and external
* Check & sign off drawings in line with relevant drawing standards
* Carry out engineering changes using revision control procedures

Key Skills Needed

* 2D & 3D CAD (SolidWorks preferred, alternatively ProE, SolidEdge, Inventor, Catia)
* Pressure related industry standards
* FE Analysis (SolidWorks Simulation preferred, alternatively Ansys, Abacus)
* Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA)
* Document Management Systems (EPDM)
* Knowledge of high spec. materials, coatings and finishes including stainless and carbon steels, structural steels, elastomers and performance plastics.
* Strong IT skills

Experience and Qualifications

BEng or BSc (Hons) in mechanical engineering or equivalent

Industry experience; ideally in valve design, subsea products, high pressure systems, hydraulics, pressure vessels.

In Return

A dynamic and rewarding environment which is development focused, but will challenge and improve your skills and lead to a multitude of career opportunities. You will also be supported via excellent training and development and work alongside some of the best engineers and designers in the industry.

If this position is of interest then please send your cv to the link provided or call Sarah Farrugia on (Apply online only).

Nb. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position.

Perpetual Partnerships is part of the Cygnet Group of engineering companies based in Northwich and specialise in providing the best quality contract and permanent candidates to the engineering, manufacturing, energy and built environment markets. Being part of an engineering group means we are passionate about understanding how companies are run, the cultural fit of the people and therefore, about recruitment.

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