Mechanical Design Engineer (Automotive/SolidWorks)

Recruiter
Resource Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30000 - £38000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer (Automotive/SolidWorks)
Salary: £33000 - £37000 pa
Location: Birmingham

THE COMPANY

A long established engineering company producing HVAC systems for vehicles is looking for a Mechanical Engineer with Automotive sector experience. Standard working hours are 8:00-17:00 Monday to Thursday, 8:00-15:00 Friday.

JOB OVERVIEW

•The Mechanical Engineer will be creating the 3D model to the space constraints given by the customer, then project manage the approved model down to individual components to allow production.
•The successful applicant will need a good understanding of heat transfer and stress analysis to drive innovation and improvement within the design process.
•They would work with the customers and other departments within the business to deliver the final approved product on time.

KEY SKILLS SUMMARY

•Strong mechanical background
•Heat transfer background essential
•Stress analysis background preferred
•Simulation background (FEA & CFD) preferred
•CAD proficient SolidWorks (not essential)
•Innovative

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

•Work on development of new products from concept to launch utilising best practice and technical innovation
•Ensure the best practices and procedures are maintained

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE

•Degree in a Mechanical Engineering discipline minimum grade 2:1
•Experience in mechanical / product design essential
•Ability to interpret mechanical assembly drawings
•Experience in industry in a strong mechanical engineering environment
•Strong mathematical skills particularly toward algebra
•Automotive experience, preferably including some heavy goods background
•Ability to demonstrate competence in an applications environment

TO APPLY

Please contact Toby Richardson at Resource Group either by telephone: (Apply online only) or email: (url removed)
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