Mechanical Design Engineer
£35,000 - £40,000
I'm searching for a Mechanical Design Engineer who will develop mechanical aspects for new and existing products. You will contribute to all aspects of mechanical development, manufacturing and maintenance with a strong emphasize on continuous improvement and supporting the NPI process.
*Work in team to develop excellent, robust and easy to use new products.
*Support efforts that ensure new products quickly reach the market.
*Work towards gaining a strong understanding of customer requirements, to ensure that products will be best in class.
*Develop new IP and ensure that it can be protected by following IP documentation and confidentiality processes.
*Maintain up to date understanding of the technology sectors applicable to the company's current and future products.
*Support and drive the NPI processes to ensure a full and complete product is released.
*Ensure that all Mechanical designs and calculations are fully documented and archived.
*Ensure that all designs are fully type approved to ensure that they meet all aspects of functionality and performance defined in the Requirement Specifications.
*Provide technical support to operations and production teams to ensure product designs are understood and can be correctly manufactured and maintained.
*Providing brief weekly reports on task progress with regularly updated estimates of time elapsed and engineering effort required to complete assigned project tasks.
*Design & manufacture of plastic parts
*BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering or related
*Minimum of 2 years working in a Product Design environment
*Very good communication skills
*Solidworks experience or similar
*Ability to contribute to maintenance and improvement department QMS systems, related to product design.
*Right first time mentality
*Technical experience in a relevant field
*Second relevant language skills