Mechanical Design Engineer

Recruiter
Euro-Projects Recruitment Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£20,000 - £25,000
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer job vacancy. Mechanical design of mechanical components and assemblies using SolidWorks, trial and test of products / equipment, producing bill of materials, supporting the product manufacturing and build stage. The company design and manufacture bespoke test equipment used within automotive, aerospace and other advanced engineering sectors.

Salary Guideline: £20,000 to £25,000 plus benefits.

Working Environment, Opportunities and Rewards:

- Privately owned SME engineering business that specialise in the design and manufacture of bespoke test equipment used within automotive, aerospace and other advanced engineering sectors.
- They are a critical supplier to a number of blue chip manufacturing organisations.
- The company has experienced significant growth over recent years with their turnover more than tripling in the last 5 years.
- Competitive salary (£20,000 - £25,000 range) plus pension, some flexibility on working hours including a lunch time finish on a Friday!

The role will involve:

- Producing mechanical designs and drawings for manufacturing using SolidWorks.
- Reviewing designs and producing bill of materials for hand over to purchasing and manufacturing.
- As the business is an SME you will also have the opportunity to get involved in wider project activities including the trial and test of new equipment and supporting the manufacturing stage of products.

This role will suit:

- We are looking for a Design Engineer with a mechanical engineering background. Any experience of products or systems that combine mechanical components / assemblies with electronics and software would be beneficial but not essential.
- A Design Engineer with experience of using SolidWorks or a similar CAD package.
- You are likely to hold a mechanical engineering based qualification (HNC/HND/Degree etc.).

This position is commutable from Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Stourbridge, Kidderminster, Tamworth, Lichfield, Solihull, Coventry, Redditch, Bromsgrove, Walsall, Cannock.