Mechanical Design Engineer - Hemel Hempstead

Posted 4 April by Solid Recruit Easy Apply

Mechanical Design Engineer - Hemel Hempstead

Non-Negotiable: 

  • No graduates
  • SolidWorks Experience

Salary Flexibility:

  • 25k-30k
  • DOE

Extra Pointers:

  • Good communication skills are required – both oral and written
  • Beck is a small business – the ability to be self-sufficient and to take responsibility and contribute beyond the specific job role is important
  • Qualities of honesty, reliability and integrity are essential
  • Travel to customer sites, including overseas, may be required · Good interpersonal skills and a sense of humour welcomed!

Working Hours:

  • 8.30 - 4.30, Mon-Thurs
  • 8.30 - 3pm, Fridays

Team Setup:

  • 5 people in the engineering team (including new hire)
  • Reporting to the Engineering Manager

Benefits:

  • Pension
  • 22 Days holiday allowance (plus bank holidays)

Interview Process:

  • 2 stage interview
  • 2 F2F

Background to Requirement   Due to a recent retirement, and a healthy and growing list of opportunities, we require additional mechanical design engineering resource. This offers an ideal opportunity for a candidate who has some CAD experience but wishes to develop their skills in precision engineering and design. The projects have great variety and are invariably interesting from an engineering perspective, and the successful candidate will benefit from the outstanding experience and capabilities of the design team. There is at least one current vacancy.   

Responsibilities  

  • Create original solid models for a variety of devices and assemblies · Prepare manufacturing assembly drawings
  • Prepare manufacturing piece part drawings with precision tolerances to ISO8888 and ISO10110
  • Prepare Bills of Material
  • Maintain drawings within ISO9001 configuration control system
  • Amend and maintain drawing packs through change request procedures · Design tools and fixtures for assembly and testing
  • Support sales, production engineering and test departments through to manufacture
  • Interface externally with prospects and customers on all mechanical aspects of the project · Undertake peer design reviews

  Required skills and experience  

  • Experience with solid modelling software - including SolidWorks
  • Experience with detailing machined components to precision tolerances · Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience with mounting optics an advantage · Experience with FEA an advantage

  Other considerations  

  • Good communication skills are required – both oral and written
  • Beck is a small business – the ability to be self-sufficient and to take responsibility and contribute beyond the specific job role is important
  • Qualities of honesty, reliability and integrity are essential
  • Travel to customer sites, including overseas, may be required · Good interpersonal skills and a sense of humour welcomed!


 

KEY SKILLS

SolidWorks, FEA, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Required skills

  • Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • SolidWorks
  • FEA

Reference: 34827421

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