Mechanical Engineer

Recruit 12
£40k - 45k per year + benefits
28 Jul 2017
26 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Mechanical Engineer is required to join a successful and well established general manufacturing company located in Worcester. With automation being their main focus, the Mechanical Engineer will be joining a firm that supplies for the automotive industry.

As a Mechanical Engineer, some of your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Visit clients and prospective clients to discuss projects and undertaking site surveys

  • To accurately produce written reports and other documents

  • Successfully execute high quality engineering design solutions

  • Carry out feasibility/option studies

  • Provide cost effective design solutions to customers’ challenges

  • Organise and expedite external design projects

  • Visit external manufacturing companies to expedite manufacturing and inspect the quality of manufacturing in progress

  • Calculate time cycles for equipment and systems

  • Liaise with/instruct electrical subcontractors to ensure the system in question fulfils its requirements.

To be successful in the role of Mechanical Engineer, you will need to possess the following skills/knowledge/experience:

  • Use of AutoCAD 2D or similar drawing package is essential

  • Be capable of carrying out a design function including all of the material stress calculations

  • Understand and calculate time cycles for equipment and systems

  • Understand the principles of conveyor automation

  • Capable of preparing proposals and provide estimates and technical specifications of engineering work for proposals/tenders

  • Capable of detailing mechanical drawings

  • Good, wide-ranging technical background preferably in materials handling or special purpose machinery within the car industry or similar

  • Be commercially aware – able to deal with financial and commercial aspects of projects, as well as technical and creative issues

  • Team player

  • Enthusiastic, hardworking and proud of their work

  • Good, confident communicator

  • Self-reliant – able to take responsibility for their technical design work

  • Logical and possess strong organisational skills

  • Work well under pressure and possess good time management skills

  • Use of AutoCAD 3D (Solid Works) or similar drawing package would be an advantage but not essential

  • Italian speaker – advantage but not essential

As you will be expected to travel to different sites, you must hold a current driving licence and be willing to use your own car. This position is based in Worcester and is easily commutable from Droitwich, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Pershore, Hereford and Malvern. You will receive a competitive salary plus company benefits.

If you possess the following skills and experience and are interested in the role of Mechanical Engineer, please apply immediately.

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa.

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