Job: Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Start Date: 2018-02-26
Contact Name: Kirsty McKinnon
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

This exciting new role comes from a global manufacturer with a strong history providing market-leading products to OEM’s across the UK. A global leader in motion and control technologies they are seeking an ambitious mechanical design engineer keen to work on a project basis.

Available they have a project design role that will hold full responsibility for product design from customer brief through to concept, detailed drawing, product specification, and test and into manufacture. A varied role you will work in a customer facing position working closely with sales, development, test, purchasing, manufacturing and quality.

Responsibilities will include:

-          Management of all design activities from concept through to production

-          Robust design in accordance with TS16949

-          Investigation of design factors including function, materials, performance, cost and operational performance

-          2D and 3D CAD drawing, BOM, Technical specifications, DFMEA, tolerance calculations, CFD & FEA analysis

-          Customer technical liaison on new projects ensuring designs meet and exceed expectations

-          Responsible for product design and component tooling spend up to £500k

-          Preparation of supplier requests for quotation data and support of supplier selection

-          Technical content and design work required to support new contract tenders

Sound Interesting? The client are seeking applications that evidence the following skills/experience:

-          Degree in Mechanical Engineering or HNC/HND plus experience

-          Minimum 3 years engineering design experience

-          Strong 3D CAD skills ideally Inventor

-          Experience in one of the following would be highly beneficial but is not essential: automotive components, pumps, filters, filtration products, fuel systems or similar

-          A proven ability to work to a set design process in line with a quality standard such as TS16949

To apply for this exciting new role please send your CV to