Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruit 12
£30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
28 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A excellent opportunity has arisen for a creative and time served Mechanical Design Engineer to join a cutting edge materials handling and automation company. Our client is looking for someone with solid experience of the design area of engineering who can strengthen the existing team and add some real value by helping to establish a new standardised product range. Offering a salary circa £30,000 to £40,000 plus an excellent benefits package, depending on experience. As Mechanical Design Engineer you will be reporting directly into the Head of Engineering and you will have the following responsibilities: Produce detailed mechanical manufacturing drawings Produce scheme drawings for evaluation against customer scope/specification Take part in design reviews and promptly incorporate feedback, designers must be able to work with other team members and also with staff outside the immediate team, but you will be expected to take responsibility for your own work, although other designers will be happy to advise Carry out stress analysis (FEA) To be successful in the role of Mechanical Design Engineer you will possess the following skills: Must be able to work uniformly, follow engineering and design standards Be able to evaluate designs by power and stress calculations – specify capabilities Be able to evaluate designs by cost effectiveness/ease of manufacture If a graduate: - Your university course should have covered a range of engineering disciplines - structures, mechanics, dynamics etc Good, wide-ranging technical background including automotive type conveyor design Proficient in the use of AutoCAD 2D is a must Proficient in the use of AutoCAD 3D (Inventor) in 3D is highly preferable if 3D capable This position is based in Worcestershire, and is easily commutable from Worcester, Droitwich, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Kidderminster, Stourbridge, Stourport on Severn, Bewdley, Wyre Forest, Halesowen, Birmingham, Malvern and Pershore If you have the afore mentioned skillset, able to work under pressure, flexible and have a clean UK driving licence then please apply for my vacancy immediately. My client is offering a salary circa £30,000 to £40,000 plus an exceptional benefits package, dependant on experience. Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors. Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa This job was originally posted as