Mechanical Design Engineer

Food Careers Limited
Closing date
14 Jul 2022
Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary £30,000 pa - £40,000 pa
NG24 2DX
A leading company within the field of design, manufacture and installation of bespoke materials handling systems. This business also has expertise in the design and supply of a wide range of Food Processing machinery and conveying equipment.
A new role is available for a Mechanical Design Engineer, due to ongoing contract wins. The role will cover 2D/3D design work on machinery ranging from individual standalone machines to full turn-key bespoke systems. There will also be a requirement to work on value engineering projects to improve existing machinery performances and reduce machinery costs. This will include selecting materials and manufacturing processes.
Duties will include: Plant layout design, machine design, manufacture detail drawings, fabrication design, incorporating pneumatics, valves, motors & gearboxes into designs, material handling design, design calculations including stress loading & steel requirement specifications. The Engineer appointed will become proficient in all design areas incorporating full systems, including mechanical, electrical and software solutions using Autocad 2D and Autodesk Inventor.
Further duties will include the completion of factory layouts with installation information, technical assistance to sales & service teams, specifying test processes to prove concepts at design stage, carrying out site surveys & liaising with clients and taking ownership for the updating of bespoke machinery designs.
Applicants should have 2D/3D Design experience covering Materials Handling / Bespoke Machine design and demonstrate competence in 3D CAD Software such as Autodesk Inventor, Solidworks, Siemens NX, Unigraphix, Creo.
Salary Package:
·Basic salary between £30,000 to £40,000 pa (Dependent on experience)
·Hours: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm (Early finish on a Friday)
·Contributory Pension
·24 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
·Life Assurance
Vacancy Ref:3291

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