Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted 5 February by MARS Recruitment

This is an excellent opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a world leader in the production and supply of gas detection equipment for a wide range of industrial applications. You will have the chance to work with dynamic team and be responsible for designing and developing all new products - this will include the full mechanical cycle from initial idea through to concepts, prototypes, design and implementation in production.

As a Mechanical Design Engineer your responsibilities would include:

  • To act as the mechanical lead and work with development engineers from other disciplines (primarily electronics) to produce new products that meet or exceed customer expectations.
  • To produce all necessary documentation including specifications and DFMEA analysis as well as all necessary detailed engineering drawings, BOM's and certification documentation packs to the required standards.
  • To liaise directly with the mould tool manufacturers and casting suppliers to ensure the products are manufactured to the required quality.
  • To develop an understanding of the relevant hazardous are certification standards to ensure products fulfil the requirements of these standards. To liaise directly with the certification authorities during the cycle.
  • To develop and design any required jigs and fixtures across the company.
  • Working with supply chain and if necessary visiting external suppliers to ensure the procured parts meet the specifications & budget requirements and that new processes being brought in house are fully understood.
  • To liaise with and if necessary visit customers and potential customers, to better understand their requirements.

Do you:

  • Have a Minimum HNC in Mechanical Engineering / Product Design?

OR

  • Significant experience in the design of complex injection moulded products in various materials (minimum of 5 years' experience).

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AND

  • Experience of designing industrial products utilising investment casting and die casting techniques?
  • Fully proficient user of Solidworks, including surfacing techniques?
  • Experience of other manufacturing processes (sheet metal fabrication, CNC Machining etc.)?
  • Experience of implementing DFMEA processes on product designs?

If So, Please apply now.

Reference: 34394134

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