Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
11 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to enhance their career with a specialist design and manufacturing company. This company supplies the biggest names in the automotive and aerospace industries, excellent reputation for design and quality of product. The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will be based at Bridgend but will have travel opportunity as the company operate on the global stage.

Purpose of the role:

To support the new product development process from research and development through to product launch; providing mechanical design expertise and effective solutions and designs for the development of new products, ranging from the design of individual components, electro mechanical and mechanical subsystems, and integrated multi axis robot handling systems through to complete complex turn-key industrial laser systems.

The ideal Candidate:

Qualified to at least first degree level in any of the following:

Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Science, Mechatronics, Systems Engineering or equivalent.

Required experience:

Candidates should have a minimum 10 -15 years' experience in an engineering / product development environment developing turn-key machinery or tools or similar.

Applicants would ideally have a comparable length of experience in the following areas: AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor or a similar CAD package.

Experience in the integration of multi axis robot handling systems would be an advantage as would experience of industrial laser systems.

Experience of managing significant development projects, including overall planning and resourcing and delivery of projects to time and to budget would also be an advantage.

Key skills:

* Use of calculations to prove designs
* Designing machined and fabricated components
* Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
* Experience with automated machinery design
* IT skills, particularly competent in computer-aided design (Autodesk Inventor or similar CAD package)
* Creative ability
* The ability to work under pressure
* Ability to read and evaluate mechanical and pneumatic drawings
* The ability to work well within a team
* Good organisational skills, including time and resource planning
* Good written communication skills
* A minimum capability in project management

This company is looking for somebody who is self-motivated, highly organised, methodical and a good problem solver. You will have a positive, outgoing nature with good interpersonal skills and will work easily with other team members.

They are offering:

* Competitive salary
* Pension scheme
* 33 days annual leave
* Travel on global scale

If you would like to be considered for the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer position, please send your CV to Adrienn Turoczi

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency

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