Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Forces Recruitment Services Ltd
Location
Rugeley
Posted
16 May 2018
Closes
24 May 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

EB5303: Mechanical Engineer

Salary: Competitive

Location: Rugeley, South Staffordshire

Position: Permanent

Benefits: Various Company Benefits

An opportunity has arisen for the requirement of aMechanical Engineer to report to the Engineering Manager, the Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for providing mechanical design expertise in support of power systems, power converter and motors.

Working with specialists from other engineering disciplines, the Mechanical Engineer will provide mechanical design expertise in support of business opportunities. This will include feasibility studies, technology developments, concept designs for new products and bids and proposals.

The Mechanical Engineer will also be required to provide guidance and support to other mechanical engineers within the engineering community and to contribute towards the development of engineering excellence within the business.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:


    To perform a wide range of engineering work covering all stages of the project from bid to deliveryTo plan and conduct engineering tasks requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of designs or design techniques to meet the agreed requirementsTo be responsible for a major part of the engineering work on a large projectTo contribute to project meetings and to deliver detailed technical and progress reportsTo keep up to date with the state of the art in the chosen area by attending seminars and studying the technical literature

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:


      A degree or higher in Mechanical EngineeringBroad knowledge of all aspects of engineering (e.g. systems, electrical, electro-mechanical)Appreciation of electrical aspects of cabinet design (e.g. EMC, stray fields, creepage and clearance, insulation systems)Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to electronic cabinets; sheet metal fabrications, welding, machining, corrosion protectionProficient in the use of 3D CAD. Solidworks is preferred but not essentialUse of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural analysis, fatigue life assessments.Good knowledge of materialsGood knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews.Good in front of customers; willing and able to make presentationsIt is likely that in future the candidate may perform mechanical lead roles in complex power developments

      Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


      This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/81452729

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