IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer

Location
Berkshire
Salary
£29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
04 Aug 2017
Ref
J42251
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Specialist Area
Electromechanical, Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer
Berkshire
Up to 35K

Mechanical Design Engineer to play a key role in investigating new technologies and developing next generation of products, while at the same time supporting and improving our existing products.

Responsibilities
* Generating innovative product concepts and solutions and seeing them through to production.
* Investigate new technologies relevant to company products.
* Support and maintenance of current products manufactured in China.
* Managing / coordinating engineering changes and maintain detailed design records.
* Preparing and release of component specifications, Bill Of Materials and drawings
* Liaise with suppliers, purchasing, quality and manufacturing
* Participate in field evaluations ensuring best in class cost / quality versus competitors

Key skills and attributes
* Must have a relevant engineering qualification and suitable design experience;
* Experience in mechanical product design of mid / high volume electronic products
* Specific experience in the design of several of the following;
- Aluminium and plastic extrusions,
- Design of plastic / metal enclosures for electronic products to meet demanding environmental requirements.
- Cable assemblies, PCB design appreciation, component selection / testing / approvals
* Proficient in 3D CAD systems
* Be able to manage designs and projects from requirements through to manufacture
* Be a pro-active and customer focused self-starter with a can do attitude
* The ability and personality to liaise with customers and colleagues
* Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team.

Preferable skills
*AutoCAD (2D), Autodesk Inventor (2D & 3D)
* Knowledge of optical design would be advantageous e.g. Lens / Light-pipe design
* Tool design experience
* An understanding of wiring diagrams
* Basic understanding or electronics components

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Electro-Mechanical, Electronics Packaging, Plastic, Metal, Electronics, Berkshire, South East, UK

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