Motor Mechanical Engineer

Recruiter
Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd
Location
Rugeley
Posted
28 Feb 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

EB5728: Motor Mechanical Engineer

Salary: Negotiable (Dependent on experience)

Location: Rugeley, South Staffordshire

Position: Permanent

Benefits: Various Company Benefits

Forces Recruitment Services are currently recruiting for a Motor Mechanical Design Engineer who will be responsible for providing Mechanical design expertise to support the design and development of specialist high power electric motors and generators.

The candidate will provide expertise in the mechanical packaging of power dense motor solutions and will provide design support throughout the design lifecycle; from feasibility studies and concept designs for new products, through to detailed design and production delivery.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide the business with mechanical design expertise for high power electric motors rated in the range of several kW to a few MW
  • Generate concept motor design proposals and feasibility studies to support future product development programmes
  • Carry out mechanical, structural and thermal design and analysis of electric motors, within a multidisciplined engineering environment
  • Work with production engineering to develop manufacturing technologies, process plans and quality systems and to initiate and support cost improvement activities
  • Develop appropriate external design, analysis and manufacturing partners in support of our ongoing business opportunities
  • Contribute to the development of engineering excellence within the business

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Degree or higher in mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • Skills and experience in the field of motor design
  • Broad knowledge of all aspects of motor design and system applications (e.g. electrical design of motors, motor drives, pumps, etc)
  • Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to rotating machines; castings, fabrications, machining, coil winding, etc
  • Proficient in the use of 3D CAD. Solidworks is preferred but not essential
  • Use of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural design and analysis, fatigue life assessments,
  • Good knowledge of materials
  • Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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