Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted 8 March by Wendy B Ltd Featured

Mechanical Design Engineer

Permanent contract. Start date - as soon as possible.

Overall Summary
This is for a permanent role working within a small engineering team in Farnham, Surrey. It is a varied role that includes product design and support.

Hours of Work

Monday to Thursday: 8.15 am to 5.00 pm

Friday: 8.15 am to 12.45 pm

Total of 37.5 hours per week

Essential Skills

  • A Current User of AutoCAD Inventor Professional 2016 (or later) 3D CAD - Non negotiable
  • Able to follow the design process through from concept to realisation
  • Production of manufacturing packs and detail drawings
  • Able to Perform Design Review Presentations

The candidate should be

  • Familiar with electronic packaging technology
  • Familiar with 19" rack mounted design
  • Able to look at ideas and solutions, accept them, adapt them, improve them and progress them
  • Able to assess risks weigh up cost, schedule and benefit - they must be accountable for their decisions
  • Able to design to manufacture and produce accurate detailed drawings, concise and clear to BS8888
  • Experienced in manufacturing processes - design for sheet metal fabrication, machining from solid, high pressure die casting, composite manufacture and plastic prototyping process
  • Experienced in producing manufacturing packs and solutions and able to present and hand over to other team members or team disciplines
  • Flexible and adaptable and able to work within a small team jumping from project to project with varied work

Experience In

  • Design for high and low volume production
  • Design for multiple manufacturing processes, including machining & sheet metal fabrication
  • Design for manufacture and assembly
  • Design for harsh environments
  • Able to Select Appropriate Finishes
  • Understanding of Anti Vibration and Shock
  • Understanding of EMC Design
  • Understanding of Ergonomics and Human Factors

Other Desirables

  • Utilising Rapid Prototyping
  • Able to Write Design Specifications
  • Able to Liaise with Customers & suppliers
  • Create and maintain BoMs
  • Able to Liaise with other Departments
  • Hands on practical workshop experience
  • Able to contribute to writing Business Processes

Reference: 34640657

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