Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Core Talent Recruitment
Location
Preston, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
21 Sep 2019
Ref
1243679902
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer - Precision Engineering

Preston

Up to £45,000-£50,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Our client, a market leading manufacturer of bespoke precision engineered equipment are looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join their team.

Role

Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, the Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for the design of new and existing products in line with the company's technical capabilities. Products include special purpose machinery supplying into a range of different industries.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for:

Working closely with project engineers to understand design parameters from concept through to production validation.

Investigating design factors such as function, materials, performance, interchange ability, cost and operational efficiency so that they conform to industry, customer and business standards.

Customer technical liaison on new projects, ensuring that the designs meet the customers' requirements and often exceed their expectations and remain competitive to achieve sales growth and increase market share.

Person

Educated to at least HNC level (Degree preferred but not essential)

3 years+ experience as a Mechanical Design Engineer in an engineering environment working with special purpose machinery, valves, hydraulics and moving parts experience essential

Experience working with materials from high pressure related industries such as subsea and oil & gas would be beneficial

Ability to carry out hand calculations to back up fundamental engineering principles

SolidWorks preferred for but essential

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Ability to work independently on a project from concept to manufacturing

Company

Our client are expanding significantly and building their client base rapidly meaning they are looking to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer that wants to challenge themselves and progress in their career. They are looking to bring someone into their team immediately

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