IC Resources Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer

06 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Rachel Mason
Job Function
Specialist Area
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer
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.

* 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

Apply for Mechanical Design Engineer

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on Electronics Weekly Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

More jobs like this