Design Engineer/Junior Design Engineer

ACS Performance
£18000 - £27000 per annum
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Design Engineer/Junior Design Engineer seeking an exciting new opportunity to develop your career?

Job Overview:

A Design Engineer with a mechanical engineering background to support the Technical Manager and Technical Director with the design and development of computer controlled materials testing systems. The role will encompass designing / learning to design pressure vessels, electro-mechanical actuators, transducers and electrical / electronic integration.

Job Description:

  • Generate new 3D models / designs using Solidworks package
  • Generate clear and concise 2D detailed drawings and BOMS from 3D Models
  • Generate and maintain all design related documentation, this includes generating design files and logging all relevant calculations and items.
  • Modify and adapt existing designs under the guidance of the Technical Manager and Technical Director

Key Requirements:

  • Previous use of Solidworks
  • An understanding of mechanical design calculations and SI units
  • Practical hands-on engineering knowledge
  • Awareness and knowledge of machining operations and materials
  • Some experience of design of high accuracy mechanical devices and components
  • Appreciation of tolerances for application requirements and economic manufacture
  • Experience in the use of AutoCad / Draftsight
  • Good project management skills
  • Knowledge of pressure vessels and design codes