Mechanical Design Engineer - Kent

Premier Group UK
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
JOB- Mechanical Design Engineer LOCATION- Kent TERM- Permanent SALARY- £32,000 - £38,000 per annum dependant on experience (please advise what you're looking for) My client designs and manufactures engineering equipment, and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Design Engineer on a permanent basis, in the Kent area. The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes: HNC/ HND/ BTEC/ Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering Have experience of using SolidWorks or a similar CAD software and AutoCAD Be able to work on projects involving metal materials and also pneumatic/ hydraulic components Any experience of working with plastics or electro-mechanical elements would also be desirable Have a methodical approach to work Have the ability to work well alone as well as part of a team Any experience of working with SAP or other ERP / data integration systems is desirable The ability to use Microsoft Office programmes Excellent communication skills Flexibility to travel if required for business on occasion The Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve: Using SolidWorks CAD for concept design and producing technical drawings and assemblies Being involved in product development Working on a variety of design projects Making design assessments Some hands-on assembly work during prototype build / testing Working closely with other departments and team members Visiting customer premises when needed (this could be abroad) Attending meetings to give technical input If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation. Premier are acting as an employment agency