Mechanical Design Engineer

First Recruitment Group
31 Mar 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer



Company Profile

Our client leading global supplier of products, services and solutions in the world of radiation detection and protection. The Farnborough, Hampshire facility provides cameras for extreme environments including radiation tolerant cameras for nuclear facilities and industrial imaging systems that utilize combined camera and pyrometry high temperature products for hazardous and non-hazardous environments.

Job Function

A Mechanical Design Engineer is required to join a small project team engaged with delivery of a turn-key camera project for a UK nuclear facility involving new cameras, human-machine interface and electronics enclosure designs.

The role includes:

* Development of small mechanical mechanisms including the generation of production documents and design process management;
* Electro-Mechanical packaging;
* Design and draughting of Electronics enclosures
* Draughting of electrical cable interconnects and wiring internal and external to large electronics enclosures.
* Production of documents in support of projects as required;
* Travel within the UK for meetings / site surveys as required
* Preparation of requirement and design specifications;
* Design / development of new products which may be either customer or company led;
* Production support of existing products;
* Ability to design 1-off creative designs with high degree of 1st pass production;
* Technical support to Sales / Projects for customer orders / sales enquiries;
* Compiling pricing information;

Qualifications and experience

The ideal candidate will be qualified to a degree level (BEng/Bsc); however, a minimum of HND/HNC with a 3 to 5 years’ minimum experience of mechanical design is acceptable. The candidate will be AutoCAD trained and ideally will also have knowledge of the following:

* Electro-mechanical packaging
* Small mechanical packaging
* Camera deployment mechanisms
* Cooling Systems
* Solid Works 3D design software
* Microsoft Office
* Radiation Shielding
* Reliability

If you meet the above requirements and are looking for the next step in your career for a fantastic company then please get in touch. You can email me at or contact me on (Apply online only)

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