IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer - Machinery

Location
Bedfordshire
Salary
£38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
J37622
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Job Function
Design
Specialist Area
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer - Special Purpose Machinery - Bedfordshire

I'm recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a leader in the design and manufacture of special purpose machinery and bespoke capital equipment.

Your duties will include:

*Working on new design concepts to increase equipment capabilities or to reduce machine costs. Compiling and amending Bill of materials, and uploading BOM's to the MRP system
*3D design work on a project by project basis
*Completing DCR's as and when required
*Presenting designs at design review stage
*Assisting the shop floor team with build queries
*Working on design solutions for the sales team
*Conducting feasibility studies for new concepts

Experience and Skills required:

*3D & 2D CAD design experience
*Experience in Complex assemblies and Sub-assemblies
*Strong experience with tolerances and fits
*Special purpose machinery design experience
*Experience with some or all of the following areas: Press tools, pneumatics, fabrications, machined components, rotating elements, sensors, actuators, conveyors, drive mechanisms, gears
*Experience with various materials
*Conducting design reviews
*Ability to manage design projects against target hours/schedule
*Compiling manufacturing packs to assist fitting engineers with assembly of machinery
*Able and willing to get involved with hands on work when required
*Able to travel globally to visit customer or suppliers when required

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Special Purpose Machinery, Bedfordshire, UK

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