Mechanical Design Engineer

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    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

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    Chelsey Tite

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    about 1 year ago

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Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary: £35,000 plus benefits

My client is looking for a Mechanical Design on a permanent basis.
As a Mechanical design engineer, you will be working for a company who have been established for over 100 years. They are one the UK leaders in the design and manufacture of vehicles and other associated equipment for the automotive sector. The company has seen significant sustained revenue growth year on year and have recently moved into a brand-new 22-million-pound manufacturing site.

As a Mechanical design engineer, you will be reporting to the Engineering Manager where you will manage new contracts from the agreed job specification requirements through the design stages to the point of issuing design drawings. Once the project reaches the production stage you will support the manufacturing departments to ensure a smooth and effective completion of the build. For new product design and ongoing product improvement you will be contributing towards the design activities as part of cross functional design teams in order to continually upgrade and improve the range of standard product designs.

The Role

* Designing cutting edge automotive products and components
* Sheetmetal design
* Fabrication design
* Project assessment and review of customer requirements including technical support for sales
* Project design to ensure customer requirements are converted into effective design solutions
* Creation of bill of material records including standard and non-standard parts
* Supporting manufacturing activities throughout the build and completion process
* Provide input to and contribute to standard product design improvements

Key Responsibilities

* Mechanical or Production Engineering Background to minimum HNC level
* Broad design and draughting experience, using 3D SolidWorks or Inventor
* Knowledge of, and interest in, lean manufacturing and value engineering
* Experience of and ability to work to tight project deadlines
* Time served manufacturing experience desirable

If you are interested please send me a copy of your CV
Design Engineer/ Mechanical Design Engineer/ Automotive / Solidworks