Mechanical Design Engineer

Essential Selection
Earls Colne
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer - Earls Colne - £25k to £35k Dep on exp

Essential Selection are currently working with a growing Colchester outskirts based company and assisting them with their search for a Mechanical Design Engineer. The role will be focussing on design projects as part of a team and individually, supporting a team of 3 Designers, multi-tasking over projects and carrying out duties covering all functions of the Design Office. Duties will include; Quick modifications to large scale Design Projects and R and D including creating all working drawings, assembly sketches and bills of materials. On occasion, attend customer sites and manufacturing plants to partake in loading trials to evaluate designs

The successful candidate would have a Degree/equivalent qualification or HNC and proven experience in Mechanical Engineering Design, current experience and the ability to design in 2D and mainly 3D format, experienced in standard methods of steel component fabrications and good engineering practice, validation of design and specification, checking and approving of component and assembly drawings, set up manufacturing bills of materials and parts lists, create and issue engineering detail and assembly drawings for production release, ability to calculate stresses and approve designs for manufacture (first principals is basic requirements) and technical reporting and tolerance analysis. Due to office location own transport would be required. For further details contact Paul Harvey