Job: Mechanical Design Engineer - Structures

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer - Structures
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-05-26
Contact Name: Kirsty McKinnon
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

An excellent opportunity to join a highly skilled team within one of the UK’s leading global manufacturers. They are seeking a Design Engineer with expertise in manufacturing and material properties. Could that be you?

Your role will be to lead structural design of heavy machinery, supporting key projects you will work on design from concept right through to manufacture working to targets for both budget and scheduled project completion.

Your creativity will help the business continue to bring advanced new products to market.

-          A qualified mechanical engineer ideally degree educated or HNC/HND plus experience

-          Motivated to work towards or already qualified as a chartered engineer

-          Good hand calculations and FEA skills

-          Working knowledge of test procedures, rig operation and test equipment

-          Knowledge of material properties, engineering sign-off procedures and manufacturing techniques (including but not limited to welding and machining)

-          Proven project management skills you will be confident chairing meetings, presenting your work and representing the business to customers and suppliers alike

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