Mechanical Design Engineer (Consumer/Medical)

Recruiter
Cubiq Recruitment Ltd
Location
Worcestershire
Salary
£33k - £42k pa
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer £33,000 - £42,000 Worcestershire Permanent Position I'm seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a business that develops electro-mechanical medical devices and consumer products. You will be responsible for continuous improvement to products with a focus on cost savings, manufacturing changes and warranty improvements. The role will also see you taking responsibility for full lifecycle NPD overseeing the design and development of new products working with a multi-discipline engineering team. Key Responsibilities: - Provide mechanical design support to the Engineering and Operations departments - The production of 3D detailed design and 2D manufacturing drawings - Full lifecycle design and development for NPD projects - Selection of materials and components to be used in the designs - Assist and advise on the specification of materials and components - Compile mechanical tests and verification procedures - Work closely with internal & external manufacturing, assembly and production teams - Provide the mechanical content for production packages - Monitor location and status of tooling for plastic mouldings - Create and maintain BoM structures for production manufacture - Verify all mechanical design outputs Experience and Background Required: - A high profile Product/Mechanical Design Engineer with at least 5 years experience and a good track record in the design and development of electro-mechanical products - Proficient user of SolidWorks (or similar) for the creation of 3D detailed designs and 2D manufacturing drawings - Experience working on continuous improvement and modifications to existing products - Experience designing plastic injection moulded components for small to medium volume manufacture highly desirable - Strong working knowledge of electro mechanical design including electronic packaging, PCB's, switches, solenoids, motors etc - Experience and the ability to compile and complete mechanical testing - Experience of clearance and fits and tolerance analysis desirable. If you're interested in the role available please apply via the link provided. Key word search: mechanical design, design engineer, product design, solidworks, plastics, Worcester,
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