Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Vantage Consulting (Midlands) Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
£30000 - 35000 Per Annum
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer
Manchester
£35k DOE

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join aworld leader in the design and manufacture of analytical instruments.

Operating from a purpose built laboratory facility, this role will be a totally "hands on" design role which would suit a creative engineer with several years' experience, preferably in a related field.

The successful candidate will be degree qualified and have the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Essential requirements for this position:-
? Degree or equivalent in an engineering based discipline.
? Knowledge and experience of CAE of linear static systems including modal, buckling, thermal, fluid flow and vibrational analysis.
? 4 years' experience of mechanical engineering design using 3D modelling software - Creo/Pro-Engineer preferred.
? Knowledge and experience of precision engineering within a small scale manufacturing or prototyping context. Including, 5 axis CNC, EDM, Grinding, boring, wire erosion, chemi-etching, plating, plating and surface treatment, CMM.

In addition the following skills would be an advantage:-
? Design of High Voltage assemblies
? Practical workshop skills with a range of tools and machine tools. Proven ability to use machine tools safely and ability to train others, gained, for example, from a workshop apprenticeship or similar training.
? A broad scientific interest and ability to understand the principles of analytical techniques.
? Project control, planning and resource allocation experience
? Document control systems, change control, F3 control.
? Presentation skills. Ability to summarise project progress and problems in a short presentation style report.
? Ability to carry out Health and Safety risk assessments in the mechanical engineering area.

I am in the process of arranging interviews for this role so to apply, or for any further information, please contact Louise Robathan on ****************************** or **************