Mechanical Design Engineer

Spectrum Employment Solutions
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer

Our client specialises in the manufacture of heavy engineering equipment in the Omagh area. Due to continued growth and expansion of product range the company now wish to strengthen their team by appointing a Mechanical Design Engineer. To design innovative products as part of the design team and liaise with all other relevant parties to ensure projects are completed on time and to the Customer specification.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for designing new equipment as well as design modifications to existing equipment as part of the drive for continuous improvements in product quality. The successful candidate will draw on considerable experience within a heavy engineering environment to establish and maintain high levels of design engineering.

Responsibilities- Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Work on current product designs to implement improvements at the request of the Design Manager/Team Leader.
  • Design new products as determined by the Senior Management Team/Design Manager.
  • Ensure accuracy of all drawings created and ensure all relevant design folders/files are accurate and up to date at all times.
  • Follow Change Order processing standards as set out by the company.
  • Monitor and evaluate design non-conformances, identify trends and set corrective actions with urgency.
  • Take the lead during project closure, expediting design and technical solutions with a view to shortening time to close.
  • Visit shop floor as and when required to review design issues and to evaluate outcome of design work carried out.
  • Liaise with other departments/work colleagues as and when required.
  • Provide supportive technical advice to others including customers.

Specification- Mechanical Design Engineer

  • A minimum of 2 years’ design experience within the heavy engineering sector
  • Proven track record in achieving significant product design improvement
  • Experience of managing design change
  • Engineering qualification either HND or Degree

Salary- Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Salary is £35k

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