Mechanical Design Engineer (AutoCAD, Solid Edge, Inventor)

Resource Group Worcester
£30000 - £40000 pa
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer (AutoCAD, Solid Edge, Inventor) Salary: £30000 - £40000 pa Location: Swindon JOB OVERVIEW This is an excellent opportunity to join a small design team in a larger company. As a member of the Engineering Development Team You`ll have responsibility for the delivery of electromechanical product designs and hardware solutions. Your goal is to understand project technical requirements in conjunction with both our internal and external customers, to undertake and coordinate the detailed electromechanical design activities required to translate these in to cost effective products and to ensure that robust, reliable technical solutions are implemented and demonstrated as fit for purpose in a design-for-manufacture environment. The successful candidate wiill have knoweldge of AutoCAD or Solid Edge or Inventor, with CFD, FEA and experience of rotating machinery, design of castings or moulds and high volume production. RESPONSIBILITIES -To work collaboratively with the technical teams to develop hardware solutions, performing relevant calculations, associated simulations and tests to deliver robust, innovative technical solutions. -To stabilise and standardise 3D CAD data structures and model formats, ensuring their implementation and adoption in to general development drawing practice for 2D and 3D design activities. -To use your skills to maintain clear, concise and accurate documentation for solutions, communicating necessary theoretical principles to junior and senior technical staff. -To understand product performance principles, identifying key specification issues and performance criteria in order to develop, demonstrate and carry out robust product functionality tests. -To supervise, train and mentor junior staff to realise best practice. -To assist the business with identifying existing product or application issues and then delivering robust, proven solutions in a design-for-manufacture environment. -To sustain and support production of the existing technology base. KEY REQUIREMENTS -Degree qualification in Mechanical Engineering -Demonstrated ability to use and apply 2D and 3D CAD tools at component part and product levels - AutoCAD, Solid Edge or Inventor -Knowledge and application of engineering materials, associated implementations and related tooling. -Familiarity with turbomachinery, rotating machine concepts, dynamics and associated fluid mechanics. -CFD, FEA, design of castings/moulds, high volume manufacturing background -Organised, confident, self-motivated and capable of multi-tasking. APPLY Please contact Toby Richardson at Resource Group either by telephone: [Phone number removed] or email: [Email address removed] Resource Group are acting as an employment business/agency in relation to this vacancy..
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