Mechanical Design Engineer

Production Support:
• When a redesign or quality issue arises from the Production department ability to create a suitable solution.
• Specifying and Resourcing of parts and suppliers for mechanical and pneumatic aspects of the machinery being built when shortages or quality issues arise.
• Working with the companies Non Conformance system and updating when necessary.
• Ensuring compliance met with all relevant machinery and safety legislation in regard to design of machinery.


• Working with Electrical and Control Engineers designing future portfolio of machinery.
• With assistance of draughtsperson create drawings suitable for Production.

• Creation of Prototypes using Supplier and Production resource.
• Resourcing and specification of suitable materials and suppliers.
• Continued improvements of current range of test equipment.

• As part of a design team creating Product specifications and managing the Product design life cycle.

Skills required:
• 3D modelling using Inventor

• Understanding of mechanical engineering, Sheet metal, manufacturing processes and pneumatics.

• Knowledge of thermal shock of materials would be an advantage.

• Knowledge of temperature probes and refrigeration / heating would be useful.

• Knowledge of plastics would be an advantage.

• Proven Design track record.


Posted: 7th March 2019

Location: Tamworth
Type: Permanent
Salary: £45kpa

Tags: Mechanical;Design;Engineer;Quality;Compliance

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