Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Interaction Recruitment
Location
Royston
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 plus excellent benefits package and career opportunity


We are currently looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to work on behalf of our client, producing designs and subsequent manufacturing drawings using primarily AutoDesk Inventor CAD software.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Design and develop engineering systems, liaising with internal departments to establish design concepts and manage through to production.
  • Design systems based on design-function relationships, serviceability, materials and methods engineering, production costs and client specifications.
  • Completion of mechanical design calculations when required.
  • To undertake material and equipment specification.
  • Liaise with external customers and/or internal team members to understand requirements and prepare engineering specifications as a prerequisite to design.
  • To discuss and resolve design related production problems with in-house manufacturing departments, sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • To review customer provided tender documentation and assess to compliance of company products to customers' requirements. To respond formally to the Sales Dept. providing technical information on the degree of compliance and corresponding non-compliance.
  • Keeping up to date with changes to applicable UK and European legislation.

Candidate requirements

Experience in the design of electro-mechanical machinery, ideally within food/pharmaceutical machinery or similar equipment with an appreciation of some of the following:

  • Conveyor systems
  • Pneumatic systems
  • Confident and competennt in usage of CAD software - Inventor.
  • Engineering constructional materials
  • Precision mechanical assemblies
  • Food or pharmaceutical constructional materials and finishes
  • Noise control

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Due to company growth we are looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to produce designs and subsequent manufacturing drawings using primarily AutoDesk Inventor CAD software.

Duties / Responsibilities

  • Design and develop engineering systems. Consult with engineering management, fellow designers, production, sales, and marketing to establish design concepts and manage through to production.
  • Design systems based on design-function relationships, serviceability, materials and methods engineering, production costs, and client specifications.
  • To undertake mechanical design calculations when required.
  • To undertake material and equipment specification.
  • To discuss and interpret requirements and to prepare concise engineering specifications as a prerequisite to design.
  • To di