Job: Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-03-07
Contact Name: Kirsty McKinnon
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join a business with a strong history in British engineering as they target further growth. You will be working on the design of advanced machinery for global sale and working as part of a small but talented team to bring new machinery to market and to improve the performance of existing products.

They are looking for a senior engineer able to technically lead the design of new innovative machinery that will meet changing market requirements. This will include committing yourself to understanding client needs by researching product use and performance to identify opportunities that require new engineering solutions.

Improving the existing product range through increased standardisation of parts, reduced cost and improved performance, as well as improved Design for Manufacture (DFM), is also key. The business both design and manufacture onsite in the North Yorkshire area.

If you have experience in full lifecycle design and excellent knowledge of mechanical principals and are seeking a unique opportunity to influence product development strategy in a growing business this role could be for you.

Ideally, they are seeking a qualified mechanical engineer with a track record of design of similar products; potential areas of interest include but are not limited to heavy machinery, yellow goods, agricultural, heavy vehicle, automotive, marine or structural design. Excellent 3D CAD skills are required ideally using Solidworks.

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