Mechanical Design Engineer - to £40k, Oxford

About Solutions Recruitment Ltd
£30k - £40k pa + benefits
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Excellent opportunity for a bright, degree educated Mechanical Design Engineer to join an exciting UK company! Working within an R&D & scientific environment this would suit a Mechanical Engineer with creativity and an inquisitive mind. With a recent successful round of new funding the company are expanding. The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for the build and testing of initial prototypes through to final product. Responsibilities: - Mechanical Design of complex packaging for high tech scientific and electronic technology - Conduct basic stress calculations where necessary - Work within a multi-disciplinary team - Add opinions on projects - not be afraid to assert new ideas - Design for Manufacture - Finalise Manufacturing drawings and oversee fabricated product with engineering and manufacturing team - Project engineering of orders - Work to deadlines and budgets - Produce the necessary manufacturing and technical documentation - Packaging of products Requirements: - Educated to degree level. Applicants with Phd, MSc, D.Phil, MPhil would be advantageous but not essential to the role - Minimum 3yrs of CAD Design (using a mainstream 3D CAD package is fine, but SolidEdge is currently used by client) - Hands on practical understanding of how things piece together - First principles of engineering - Creative flair The key to this position is attitude, drive and passion for engineering. In addition, precision and organisation abilities. Due to expansion of the business there is excellent scope for career path and promotion. Benefits include pension, healthcare and 25 days holiday. Key words: CAD, SolidEdge, Solidworks, AutoCAD, 3d, 2d, manufacturing, mechatronics, automation
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