Mechanical Engineer

Recruiter
Modis International Limited
Location
Kidderminster
Salary
£25k - £35k pa + bonuses
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company that houses the most interesting engineering projects in the country and world. This employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in Worcestershire

* Managing design evolution to meet customer requirements.
o Responsibility for clearance of detail production drawings, ensuring conformance to BS8888 and manufacturability.
o Leading and completing DFMEA's.
o Approving production processes and tooling.
* Demonstrating compliance with customer requirements.
o Specifying and reviewing structural, thermal and ballistic analyses.
o Reviewing key suppliers methods of manufacture and control procedures.
o Specifying, monitoring and reporting trials.
o Leading trials readiness reviews.
* Producing and delivering formal technical presentations to the customer.
* Producing product technical specifications and detailed technical reports.
* Ensuring appropriate validation testing is carried out prior to formal qualifications.
* Leading formal design reviews at the relevant design phases and ensuring actions are taken and completed on time.
* Responsible for design and production certification and producing a Certificate of Design for the rocket motor.
* Customer technical interface leading on all technical matters with the missile prime contractor and the end user
* Leading technical investigations.
* Liaison at all levels within the business, manufacturers and suppliers.
* Arranging/managing specific trials such as structural testing, rocket motor firings, laboratory scale testing
* Dis-assembly/assessment of fired rocket motor hardware.

Key attributes include the following:
* An interest and aptitude in both the theory and practical aspects of engineering and in particular rocket motor design.
* An ability to assimilate and evaluate technical information from a wide range of disciplines.
* An ability to present complex problems clearly and logically to other specialist and non specialist engineers.
* A good understanding of DFMEA, 'Design to Cost' and 'Design for Manufacture' principles.
* Excellent document/report writing skills.
* Trials/assessment testing experience

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk