Mechanical Design Engineer

£30,000 - £39,999
30 Nov 2017
13 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer working for a well established engineering company based in Altrincham

Your new company
Your new company is a well established international market leader in the design and manufacture of custom pre-press equipment. The current design team consists of 3 mechanical design engineers and a software engineer which are all head up by the technical manager.

Your new role
In your new role you will be taking projects from conception through to completion taking responsibility for drawing creation, technical documentation, calculations and customer sign off. You will support the companies existing products and work along side other design engineers to create new products. Within this position you will also act as a project engineer so you will need to work with various suppliers to select cost effective solutions to meet performance requirements.You will also provide any technical product support to other areas of the business. Although the position is primarily based in Altrincham there will be some international travel to other sites required.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you will need to have a degree in mechanical engineering and have 5 years experience working in a design engineering role. You will need to have understanding of electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems and have knowledge of seromotors, stepper motor or gearbox selection. You also need to be proficient with ideally solidworks or another 3D CAD package.
You must also have a full UK driving license for this role.

What you'll get in return
In return for this role you will receive a competitive salary, company pension scheme, 33 days holiday and other company benefits.

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