IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer

£28000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on Experience
15 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Brett Lofthouse
Specialist Area
CAD, Hardware, Mechanical, Systems
Contract Type
Full Time
Techanical Design Engineer - Worcester - Chassis Conversions

I'm searching for a Mechanical Design Engineer for a specialist commercial vehicle conversions manufacturer, primarily dealing with chassis conversions.

The candidate :Mechanical Design Engineer HNC/ HND Minimum 8-10 years' experience.

*Experience using AUTOCAD package is essential for this role.
*The ability to design and create 2D and 3D drawings, must be a strong draughtsman and will be required to create and modify 3D models using AutoCAD.
*Experience of designing light/ medium sheet metal work, and light/ medium and heavy metal fabrications is essential.
*Identifying customer requirements/ specifications, reproducing these into concept design, then onto production (planning, scheduling, manufacturing and advising on parts purchasing).
*Proven ability of being a self-motivated engineer, ideally from a small team background
*Any metal-based experience within a design environment is essential.
*Perform stress analysis to ensure the integrity of product designs (not essential).
*Full project life cycle experience, being able to liaise with customers, from initial concept through to manufacturing
*Experience with low volume manufacturing is essential.
*Hydraulics knowledge essential, pneumatic & electrical knowledge is an advantage.
*Experience of compiling bills of Materials
*A commitment to producing 'right first time' quality work is also essential.
*Build good relationships with shop floor colleagues and advise/support them in the production process


*Excellent organisation, time management and planning skills.
*Highly motivated.
*Thorough attention to detail.
*Excellent communication skills both face to face and telephone.
*Good listening and questioning skills.
*Ability to remain calm and professional in a busy working environment.
*Ability to work on own initiative.
*Computer literate (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
*Confident manner

Ideal Candidate Background: Skip, Tippers, Tankers etc

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Draughtsman, CAD Engineer, Chassis Conversions, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Worcester, UK