Contract Mechanical Design Engineer

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Enterprise Recruitment Ltd
£30 - £37/hour Excellent Benefits
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Contract Mechanical Design Engineer

6 months


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



- 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