Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

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    Greater Manchester, England

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    Chelsey Tite

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    11 months ago

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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Greater Manchester

£45,000 - £50,000

My client is a leading manufacturing company who work with brands like PepsiCo, Tesco and Amazon and they are on the lookout for a Senior Mechanical design engineer to join their team. This is a really exciting opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join a world renown engineering company who have huge plans for expansion.

The role includes:

  • Contribution to developing a detailed customer requirement alongside commercial and manufacturing
  • The requirement to convert a customer requirement into a design specification and subsequently into a detailed design
  • Taking existing designs and review them with a view to simplification/ value engineering and improve reliability as required
  • Working as part of a team and on occasion on your own with minimal supervision
  • Running or supporting design review meetings
  • Presenting clearly and effectively to customers and to the business management team
  • Running and supporting the New Product Introduction (NPI) process
  • Producing Design and Process FMEAs for new projects
  • Transferring proven designs into the Production environment
  • Occasional visits to customers and other sites

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Experience of 3D CAD, Solidworks
  • Experience of designing machined parts
  • Experience of designing sheetmetal components.
  • Experience of designing cast parts
  • Experience of designing plastic moulded parts
  • Ability to apply tolerances to mechanical designs / drawings
  • Ability to generate written specifications given a sufficient design brief
  • A proven track record of understanding and working within a business Quality Management system
  • A working understanding of NPI processes
  • A working understanding of the FMEA process
  • A working understanding of process flows, production cell design and the design of production jigs
  • Ability to assemble and test prototypes
  • Ability to generate technical reports
  • Familiar with fluid flow, particularly gasses and laminar flow
  • Familiar with plating processes; electro deposition and electro-less deposition

If you are looking for work please send me a copy of your CV or call me on 0161 707 1516