IC Resources Ltd

Senior/Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
£50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted
02 Oct 2016
Closes
30 Oct 2016
Ref
J36961
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Excellent role on offer for an experienced Mechanical Engineer who wants to work for a small but expanding team where you will have lots of responsibility, and the chance to work on new products designed for harsh environments.

We're Looking For

A professionally qualified Mechanical Engineer with experience developing electro-mechanical products for rugged environments.

About you

* 10 years plus experience in industry
*Excellent mechanical engineering aptitude.
*Proven ability to design solutions from a 'blank sheet'.
*Experience with a variety of engineering materials and manufacturing processes.
*Track record of working on complex assemblies for harsh environments.
*Strong attention to detail, willingness to work with suppliers until job done.
*Track record of meeting cost targets and customer requirements.
*Able to travel globally to visit customer or suppliers as required.
*Proficiency in SolidWorks, or equivalent.

Role & responsibilities

*Design mechanical components and assemblies to target cost, quality and timescales.
*Generate detailed designs, assemblies and manufacturing drawings in SolidWorks.
*Work with multidisciplinary teams to design and develop new products.
*Solve problems cooperatively, and develop junior colleagues.
*Liaise with sub-contractors to produce mechanical components.
*Coordinate subcontractors and perform mechanical and functional testing.
*Generate technical documents in support of projects e.g. BOMs, test plans and reports
*Perform tolerance analysis of CAD assemblies and machined parts.
*Planning and estimating of project mechanical effort and cost.
*Other tasks and projects as required.

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