Mechanical Design Engineer

Melbreck Technical Recruitment Ltd
Borehamwood, UK
15 Oct 2019
21 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Melbreck are working with a specialist engineering business based near Watford, who design, build and manufacture special purpose equipment and machinery for a wide range of sectors.
They have become increasingly busy over the last twelve months and as such are looking to increase their technical capability, by hiring a mechanical design engineer in what is a strategic and planned hire for 2019.

About the Job
Within the role, you will be required to manage and control complete projects or sub parts of large contracts to meet customer expectations and technical specifications.

To assist in the establishment of good engineering practice within the department and the company as a whole and to produce concise, accurate and technically competent 2D and 3D CAD designs and technical specification of Mechanical Equipment projects for a wide variety of systems.

It is expected that you will be proficient in the use of Solidworks 3D CAD package.

Ideally you will have an appreciation of Electrical design i.e. sensors, plc's & inverters and be capable of creating/interpreting schematics and wiring diagrams.

As such, your responsibilities will include:
  • The generation of detail drawings and Bills of Materials related to those designs.
  • Liaising with Operations department to ensure that concise information is provided to ensure timely completion of all work.
  • Liaising with customers, suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Providing after sales technical and field service support.
  • Participating in customer demonstrations and product trials.
  • Writing and development of customers operating and maintenance manuals.
  • Assisting Operations Department in the generation/alteration of production drawings, as required.

You would report to the Engineering Design Manager, educated to HNC in Mechanical Engineering or higher, and you will require previous experience of designing special purpose machinery.

Ideally you will have good organizational skills, the ability to work under pressure and knowledge of good engineering practices & techniques.

If you are interested in this role then please get in contact ASAP with the following reference number 2484.
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