Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: Horsham
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

A global leader in the renewable energy sector is looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer.

Role of a Mechanical Design Engineer:

The primary purpose of this position is to provide engineering design support as part of the Mechanical Design Team. This role requires a confident, enthusiastic, dynamic, determined and organised individual who is keen to develop their career in a versatile environment.

With your solid understanding of mechanical engineering principles and experience of both rapid-prototyping and volume manufacturing techniques, you will be required to couple creative design flair with an attention to quality.
The ideal candidate will have previously gained an immense wealth of knowledge in all areas of Mechanical Engineering and be able to share this experience to assist in technical project delivery.

The candidate will also have excellent technical and communication skills, taking a pivotal role in solving issues and improving and verifying product designs.

Key Accountabilities of a Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • Mechanical engineering degree or equivalent higher level engineering qualification

  • Excellent communication skills with proven ability to contribute to design review meetings and form working relationships with supplier partners and peers groups

  • Design experience including complex mechanical systems

  • Overall system mechanical layout and packaging

  • Sound knowledge of drawing Geometrical Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)

  • Drawing checking and release control experience

  • A strong understanding of computer aided engineering ; component and systems modelling

  • CAD ( ideally Creo ) intermediate level proficiency for concept design activity and reviewing/checking of design team output.

  • Experience of using product data management systems ( Teamcentre , Windchill , DDM etc. ) in a robust design release and engineering change control process environment.

  • Knowledge of manufacturing and assembly processes including quality control methods.

  • Expertise in mechanical design methodology and product development processes as applied to the full product life cycle.

  • Some knowledge and experience of using FEA analysis software such as Creo Simulate (ProE Mechanical) or other applications would be an advantage.

If you are interested in the role above and want to work for an innovative company that will have an impact on the worlds future. Please 'APPLY NOW'