Contract Mechanical Design Engineer

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Recruiter
Enterprise Recruitment Ltd
Location
Royston
Salary
£30 - £37/hour Excellent Benefits
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Contract Mechanical Design Engineer

 
6 months
 

Royston

World-wide supplier of small scale automation systems are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to design complex electro-mechanical systems and robotic devices.  The company operate from a purpose built technology complex with all design and manufacturing under one roof.

 

The successful Mechanical Design Engineer will join a small team of 4 working on a mix of activities, ranging from care and maintenance of existing product lines to design of new and innovative systems.  In addition to the design of complex electro-mechanical systems, you will be provided with the opportunity to work on the design of injection moulded consumable plastics that is used in their machines.

 

Mechanical Design Engineer required experience

 

Essential

- Proven experience of small scale mechanism design
- A natural problem solving ability applied to the creation of practical solutions
- Effective communication skills (written and verbal)
- A creative and inquisitive approach to the design process
- An analytical thinker
- An understanding of the processes involved with the design of systems that include pneumatics, sensors, fluid handling and electro-mechanical control devices
- A completer/finisher approach to the design process
- Proficient in the use of a recognised CAD design package (cross-over training is available for suitable candidates who have not used Autodesk Inventor)
- An understanding of machining processes