Job: Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wales
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Start Date: 2018-09-10
Job Published: 16 days ago

Job Description

Due to continued growth and recent investment into their UK headquarters this international tier 1 supplier is seeking to hire additional mechanical design engineers to join their R&D team in South Wales.

With design, development and manufacturing activity taking place on site this center of excellence works closely with world-class OEM’s and aftermarket customers across the military, agricultural, motorsport and construction sectors and can offer you a varied design role working on full system solutions.

Your role will include the design and development of both new products and design modifications to meet customer requirement.

Salary is dependent on experience and with multiple positions available the client are seeking applications from both entry level and experienced engineers. They are seeking the following skills/experience:

Experienced Hires:
  • HNC/HND or degree educated in a mechanical engineering subject or similar
  • 5 + years industry experience in complex mechanical system design
  • Experience in the design and development of hydraulic systems i.e. industrial hydraulics, actuators, valves, hydraulic or pneumatic operated equipment/machinery or hydraulic braking technology.
  • Experienced in DFMEA and DVP
  • Experience in the automotive, yellow goods, agricultural or heavy machinery sectors would be beneficial but not essential
Graduate/Junior Engineers:
  • HNC/HND or degree educated in a mechanical engineering subject or similar
  • Recent graduate or junior engineer with 1-2 years’ experience
  • Strong 3D CAD skills ideally Creo / Pro-Engineer
  • Good knowledge of mechanical principals
  • Passionate about mechanical engineering
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