Mechanical Design Engineer

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  • Location:

    Brighton, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Automotive

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  • Salary:

    £42 - £44 per hour + Outside IR35

  • Contact:

    Robert Marsh

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Role: Mechanical Design Engineer ( Engines )
Rates: £44ph ( OUTSIDE IR35 )
Duration: 6 months ( potential for further extension )
Location: REMOTE

A leading Automotive consultancy are seeking a mechanical design engineer with experience in Engine design ( cylinder head , crankcase , etc )

Role of Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Design components through concept, definitive and detail design phases

  • 3D modelling , 2D layouts , 2D detailing , Tolerance stacks as required (PTC CREO)

  • Responsible for the following engineering activities:

      • System and component specifications and that your design meets the requirements

      • Creation of 3D models and 2D drawings to allow manufacture or purchase

      • Creation of assembly drawings and bill of materials

      • Carry out design change requests as per process and in a timely manner

      • Fit and function of their responsible parts or system and their interaction with other systems

      • Creation of component or system design plans

      • Meeting design timing plans on assigned tasks

Experience needed for Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Proven experience as a Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Broad range of mechanical design knowledge with experience in base engines (cylinder head, crankcase, etc) is essential

  • 2D & 3D PTC CREO CAD skills (essential)

  • User of Windchill PLM System (preferred)

  • Familiarity of technical specifications

  • Ability to understand and produce technical drawings to high standard with GD&T competency

  • Able to produce designs to specified deadlines and achieves required timescales

  • Sets an example to other design engineers in the team on best practice performance

  • Confident proactive character, ability to take the lead in challenging situations

  • Good communication skills, dealing with other employees, external clients & suppliers