Mechanical Design Engineer- Robotics

Enterprise Recruitment
£30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Shares, medical, 25 days, dental,
21 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
World-wide supplier of small scale automation systems are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to design complex electro-mechanical systems and robotic devices. The company operate from a purpose built technology complex with all design and manufacturing under one roof. The successful Mechanical Design Engineer will join a small team of 4 working on a mix of activities, ranging from care and maintenance of existing product lines to design of new and innovative systems. In addition to the design of complex electro-mechanical systems, you will be provided with the opportunity to work on the design of injection moulded consumable plastics that is used in their machines. Mechanical Design Engineer required e xperience Essential Proven experience of small scale mechanism design A natural problem solving ability applied to the creation of practical solutions Effective communication skills (written and verbal) A creative and inquisitive approach to the design process An analytical thinker An understanding of the processes involved with the design of systems that include pneumatics, sensors, fluid handling and electro-mechanical control devices A completer/finisher approach to the design process Proficient in the use of a recognised CAD design package (cross-over training is available for suitable candidates who have not used Autodesk Inventor) An understanding of machining processes Desirable Knowledge of the design processes used for injection moulded components Experience of taking designs from prototype through to established manufactured products Design of components suitable for Additive Manufacturing processes An understanding of the application of FMEA and DFMA processes Proficiency in the use of Autodesk Inventor Modelling Software including use of Autodesk Vault. Use of ERP systems to generate Bills of Materials. An understanding of electrical design, control systems and software development Experience of designing laboratory instruments Position : Mechanical Design Engineer Location : Royston Salary : £30-45k Benefits: 25 days, pension, medical, dental, share plan, life assurance. Key Skills : CAD, small scale mechanisms, electro-mechanical. Apply: jamie AT enterpriserecruitment DOT com If you don’t fit this requirement exactly but are interested in similar Mechanical Design Engineer roles feel free to e-mail a CV with your requirements as you may be suitable for other positions we are recruiting for. I specialise in recruiting Mechanical Design Engineers for electronics and engineering companies throughout the UK. This job was originally posted as