Mechanical Design Engineer

Prospero Engineering
06 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer


£30,000 - £50,000 + Niche Industry Training + International Travel

Are you an energetic, problem solving Mechanical Design Engineer who is looking for a varied, fast paced and technically challenging design position in a niche sector?

On offer is a position with a small but hugely successful, award winning, designer, manufacturer and installer of technical equipment to high value client assets.

Highly desirable experience of design of the following: Highly Loaded Transmissions and Structures, Gears, Gearboxes, Drive Shafts, Harnesses. It is preferred that you have professional experience in Solidworks, but training will be provided. This would suit someone from a Motorsport or Aerospace Background/ Helicopter Transmission – But we are open minded and will consider other areas.

This will be a demanding position and will offer variety – you won’t just be sat at a CAD station, at times you will be required to: get hands in the manufacturing process, project manage, deal with clients/customers.

Due to the nature of the business there will be some worldwide travel – which will require flexibility. You will be required to work to tight deadlines.

It would be great if you are experienced in FEA Analysis including hand calculations, if you have limited experience in the application of FEA, then a proven strong Academic Mathematical background is required.

This is a great opportunity for a designer who wants the multi-dimensional exposure that working for a small dynamic business requires, you will need to have a great technical mind first and foremost and this will need to be complimented with a confident, energetic and flexible approach to any challenge at hand.

* Solidworks Design
* FEA Analysis
* Manufacturing Engineering
* Hands on Installations
* Client Facing
* Some International Travel

Person specification:
* Design Experience in: Gears, Gearboxes, Highly Loaded Transmissions, Drive Shafts, Harnesses
* Motorsport or Aerospace Experience
* Strong Mathematics
* Problem Solver
* Hands on Engineering Experience

If you are interested in the role please apply

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