Project Engineer / Mechanical Design - Surrey

Premier Engineering
Epsom, UK
23 Aug 2019
31 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
JOB - Project Engineer / Mechanical Design Engineer


TERM - Permanent

SALARY - £40,000 - £55,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

My client designs and manufactures specific vehicles and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Project Engineer/ Development Engineer on a permanent basis in the Surrey area as they are expanding their team.

The Project Engineer / Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
  • HNC / HND / NVQ / BSc / BEng qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • 8 years' or more experience working in a similar varied Senior Engineering Design or Development role - previous exposure to design, production and also quality control
  • Proficiency with 3D CAD software - ideally Pro Engineer / Creo
  • Have a good understanding of design and manufacturing processes - casting, suspension, forging, moulding, powertrain and also vehicle dynamics
  • Any previous experience within the Automotive or Motorsport industry would be desirable
  • Any exposure to gearboxes, batteries or electric drives would also be desirable
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team and leading from the front
  • Have a good understanding of FMEA
  • Have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Be keen to develop with a company long term

The Project Engineer / Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:
  • Working within the current engineering team on product development
  • Working as part of a small team on existing projects as well as being in the design and development of new components and assemblies
  • Being involved in FMEA, testing and fault resolution
  • Producing 3D designs using Pro Engineer CAD software
  • Dealing directly with suppliers globally when required and helping to develop the Supply Chain to support growth targets
  • Managing various sub-assemblies
  • Helping to mentor other members of the Engineering team
  • Solving any root causes defects

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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