Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

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  • Location:

    Abingdon, Oxfordshire, S. E. England, England

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Sam Bason

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

Are you interested in having a direct influence in shaping the future of the world`s energy? A new and exciting role for a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer has arisen and we would like to hear from you!

As a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer your key responsibilities will include:

+ Creation and design of effective remote handling mechanical robotic devices and tooling from concept through systems specifications to detail designs.

+ Supervision of engineers and draughtsman to maintain high design standards and integrate design work.

+ Liaison with customers to report of project progress and to agree priorities.

+ Drive and complete complex design activities within allotted time and with high efficiency, and ensuring designs are compliant with correct design files.

+ Managing the acceptance, testing and commissioning of complex remote systems.

Skills and knowledge required:

+ Experience in mechanism design and actuator selection

+ Engineering council recognised mechanical engineering degree or equivalent experience

+ Experience in design substantiation analysis using hand calculation and finite element techniques

+ Competent in generating technical documents and specifications

+ Experience in using 3D CAD system

+ Ability to work as part of a larger team or group