IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Team Leader

Location
West Midlands
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
26 Mar 2017
Closes
23 Apr 2017
Ref
J38872
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Job Function
Design, Team Leader
Specialist Area
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Team Leader - West Midlands

JOB PURPOSE

*To design mechanics of electronic equipment, its constituent parts and produce 3D models for general use by team members.
*To prepare assembly and manufacture drawings.
*To specify materials, finishing details and manufacturing tolerances.
*To carry out thermal analysis and design for thermal dissipation using convection and forced air cooling techniques where applicable.

ROLE DIMENSIONS

*Working as part of team of Engineers whilst working in partnership with other business areas.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

*To design and develop a range of modules and equipment extending from simple metal housings to complex equipment, accommodating multiple interacting modules housed in densely populated chassis.
*3D models for manufacturing for concept visualisation and proof of mechanical design integrity.
*Mechanical drawings to industry standards for manufacturing purposes.
*Define tolerances and finish details and liaise with manufacturing houses.
*Support design for cost effective manufacturing.
*Liaison and working in partnership with colleagues as well as sub-contractors.
*Ability to carry out thermal analysis and design for efficient thermal dissipation.
*Ability to intercept and produce functional block diagrams for products.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

*Engineering or other relevant degree or equivalent qualification
*Extensive experience in 3D CAD engineering using Solid Works
*Able to generate manufacturing and assembly drawing with proven track record to industry standards
*Team player, good communication skills, excellent attention to detail
*Professional business attire, professional and approachable manner
*The ability to develop excellent working relationships
*Positive, confident and enthusiastic attitude at all times
*Flexible and adaptable to fast paced changing environments

Keywords: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical Design Team Leader, Electronic Packaging, Electronic Manufacturing, Solidworks, Thermal Modelling, West Midlands, UK.