Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
IC Resources
Location
Leicestershire
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer
Leicester
30K - 33K

I'm searching for a Mechanical Design Engineer who will develop mechanical aspects for new and existing products. You will contribute to all aspects of mechanical development, manufacturing and maintenance with a strong emphasize on continuous improvement and supporting the NPI process.

The role:

*Work in team to develop excellent, robust and easy to use new products.
*Support efforts that ensure new products quickly reach the market.
*Work towards gaining a strong understanding of customer requirements, to ensure that products will be best in class.
*Develop new IP and ensure that it can be protected by following IP documentation and confidentiality processes.
*Maintain up to date understanding of the technology sectors applicable to the company's current and future products.
*Support and drive the NPI processes to ensure a full and complete product is released.
*Ensure that all Mechanical designs and calculations are fully documented and archived.
*Ensure that all designs are fully type approved to ensure that they meet all aspects of functionality and performance defined in the Requirement Specifications.
*Provide technical support to operations and production teams to ensure product designs are understood and can be correctly manufactured and maintained.
*Providing brief weekly reports on task progress with regularly updated estimates of time elapsed and engineering effort required to complete assigned project tasks.

The candidate:

*Mechanical Design
*Design & manufacture of plastic parts
*BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering or related
*Minimum of 2 years working in a Product Design environment
*Very good communication skills
*Solidworks experience or similar

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Electronics Manufacturing, Plastic Injection Moulding, Product Design, Solidworks, Leicester, East Midlands, UK
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