IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer

Location
East Sussex
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Ref
J40558
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Engineer - Vacuum Systems - Sussex

This is a Mechanical Engineering position that designs and details Vacuum Chambers, Custom Fabrications and machined components coordinating all aspects of manufactured products through Planning, Production and Inspection.
They apply knowledge of engineering principles to design products such as vacuum chambers and sub-assemblies etc.

Key Job Elements:

oDesign and detail mechanical components while following the established procedures
oMeets with Material Control, Key Shop Personnel, and any other resource as required to discuss and understand the entire scope of the project.
oResponsible for any manufacturing or sub-contracted challenges that arise.
oWork to budgets and timelines relative to project tasks
oCreate Bills of Material in the corporate ERP system
oInterface with internal machine shop to determine cost effective manufacture
oInterface with subcontractors and outside vendors to procure custom components
oCreates and/or work with shop floor to create recovery plans
oOccasional domestic travel is required
oOther Duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Required
oHNC or above in Mechanical Engineering
oStrong 3D CAD experience
oWorking knowledge of GD&T skills

Preferred
oExperience with Solid Edge or other mid-range modelling package
oExperience working in a Manufacturing Facility
oExperience with vacuum system design experience
oHands on Experience as a Machinist or Welder

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Vacuum Systems, 3D CAD, Sussex, UK