Mechanical Design Engineer
A Mechanical Design Engineer is required to join a specialist Engineering firm based in East Kent.
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You will be working at a senior level in a small team of engineers designing, developing and maintaining existing products.
A competitive salary is on offer for the successful candidate along with 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
You will be:
- Creating and updating solid models, assemblies and drawing solid works in line with BS888 and company practise, generating accurate bills of materials on the company's manufacturing system. Ensuring all works carried out in accordance with the integrated management system.
- Taking the lead in the Mechanical team in absence of the Mechanical team leader, ensuring all projects are running to schedule, concessions are assessed and approved/rejected, supporting the team to effectively focus on relevant priorities.
- Producing design-related documentation, including specifications, manuals, assembly instructions, illustrations, costings and test procedures. Also to check and approve documentation as required.
- Actively contributing to the continuous improvement of engineering activity, to assist as required in the assembly and testing of prototypes.
The ideal candidate will have a degree in Mechanical Engineering or be qualified by experience. With extensive experience in detailed product design. Proven experience with analytical methods such as FEA, Thermal and Vibration analysis.
Knowledge of 3D CAD modelling within a manufacturing environment, DFM and DFA experience is essential.
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