Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, England
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-03-14
Reference: 79232
Contact Name: Andrada Oprea
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2018 08:20

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer – Essex - Highly Competitive salary plus 25 days holiday and the option to purchase up to 5 days additional days, competitive pension scheme, car loan scheme and extra benefits.

A highly regarded global manufacturer is looking for a number of Mechanical Design Engineers to support contract growth and development in Essex. The successful design engineer will have a strong background in designing heavy mechanical components, electro-mechanical exposure and project management.

The role:
  • Design and developing a range of mechanical equipment – 2D / 3D / CAD etc.
  • Undertake calculations using FEA on designs as part of manufacturing process
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders in creating correct designs and ensure manufacture
  • Review existing designs for improvement
  • Play a role and lead projects for new product introduction
  • Be qualified to Degree level in an Engineering / Technical subject
  • Experience in any of the sectors: Engines, Rail, Marine, Naval, Oil & Gas or Power industry.
  • Experience in best practice NPD/NPI methodology.
  • Design for Manufacture & Assembly (DFMA)
  • Have strong analysis skills – use of Excel / FEA
  • Have a good breadth of mechanical knowledge
  • Have experience of diesel/ rotating equipment /marine industries
  • Comfortable travelling to various sites.
  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday and the option to purchase up to 5 days additional days,
  • Competitive Pension
  • Car loan scheme
  • Extra benefits
Key skills

Mechanical Design, electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics, AutoCAD, Solidworks, Inventor, 2D, 3D,FEA, Finite Element Analysis, DOE, design for manufacture, drawings, modify, machinery, mechanical engineering, complex fabrication, complex mechanical designs

Location – Essex