Mechanical Design Engineer
£35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Full Time, Monday - Friday
1st Oct 2020
Mechanical Design Engineer required for a successful and reputable engineering company in Shropshire offering competitive salary and benefits. You will be joining an established team within a state of the art design facility, undertaking a varied role of both technical design and customer support remotely. Strong 3D Design and customer support skills and experience required.
Reporting to the Design Manager and based in Ellesmere, the role of Mechanical Design Engineer will primarily be responsible for the design, development and technical support for the Mechanical systems for the company’s bespoke products. Responsible and accountable for maintaining current product support for both in field issues and production line functions.
- Own and manage resolution of product issues including obsolescence, with a drive to improve reliability, performance and cost optimisation.
- Create CAD models in Inventor and co-ordinate the design with other parties including external development partners and suppliers
- In-house testing, field testing, compliance testing
- Provide technical direction to other departments including Field Support, Operations and Purchasing.
- Ensure all solutions are designed for manufacture
- Actively participate in R&D projects, closely work with R&D colleagues in different locations
- Provide expert engineering support and mentor colleagues
- A proven track record as Mechanical Design Engineer, influencing products, their design and enhancement
- Competent in 3D solid modelling and drawing generation, preferably in Inventor
- Experience working with automation and/or robotic systems
- Self-motivated with good problem-solving skills
- Basic electrical/electronic knowledge
- Machinery directive compliance experience
- The willingness to travel on occasion, including travel abroad
- Strong Technical Support experience
- A Degree/HND in Mechanical Engineering
- Salary of up to £40K working days Mon – Fri
- 25 days holiday entitlement and benefits
- Contributory pension scheme
- Employee discount offers
- Large stable employer offering long term prospects
If you are an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with strong technical support, please contact Robin at Proactive TODAY!
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