£42000 - £52000 per annum
about 2 years ago
Principal Mechanical Engineer
A leading company at the forefront of cutting edge technology are looking to recruit a Principal Mechanical Engineer whose primary role is to design and develop new products for their portfolio.
The successful candidate will perform mechanical engineering design in a professional manner, and provide technical engineering leadership, coaching and mentoring to Engineers.
Key responsibilities -
+ Mechanical design and development using 3D CAD tools (ideally PTC Creo).
+ Provide technical direction on critical business programmes to ensure delivery of mechanical engineering excellence.
+ Lead/ provide key support to critical technical problem investigations and deliver effective solutions.
+ Support and facilitate reviews and sign off release of mechanical designs in accordance with business and industry standards.
+ Champion improvements in product manufacturability through effective relationship building and design guidance.
+ Support mechanical management team in process and departmental improvement and development activities.
Skills and knowledge required -
+ Technical or science degree qualified, or equivalent, with experience.
+ Ideally hold a MEng in Mechanical Engineering
+ Mechanical Engineering design and development - process of delivering products and associated key milestones.
+ Understanding of people and projects - experience in coordinating resources to deliver customer and individual needs through demonstration of situational leadership.
+ Customer orientation - demonstrate ability to fulfil customer requirements (internal and/or external).
+ Business awareness - understanding of fundamental business principles, drivers and key customers.