Lead / Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Wiltshire

Premier Engineering
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role- Lead / Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary- £40,000- £55,000 per annum (please advise what you would be looking for)

Type- Permanent

Location- Wiltshire

My client design and manufacture special purpose equipment for different industries and they are looking to take on a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, on a permanent basis, in the Wiltshire area.

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering or a similar related discipline
  • Comprehensive knowledge of engineering principles
  • Be Chartered or ideally working towards Chartership
  • Previous experience on working on the design of special purpose machinery
  • Being able to support all design work with the appropriate calculations
  • Have a good amount of Industrial experience in Mechanical Engineering
  • Proficiency with using 3D CAD software (Ideally Autodesk Inventor although other programmes may also be considered)
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office software
  • Previous experience working in either the Oil & Gas, Chemical or Energy sector ideal
  • Strong leadership skills with an interest in being involved in management
  • Have the ability to solve problems and evaluate solutions within deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills are required

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:

  • Being the Lead Mechanical Design Engineer in the team producing engineering solutions
  • Working on a variety of engineering projects
  • Supporting the Mechanical Design Team Leader as required
  • Being involved in both Validation and Verification activities
  • Designing plant layout and also schematic drawings for projects (Pre-FEED)
  • Providing input when required for project planning and execution
  • Producing detailed engineering and manufacturing drawings using Inventor
  • Always working on developing and improving design procedures
  • Participating in Hazard studies (HAZOP and carrying out design FMEAs)

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.

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