Mechanical Design Engineer

ASC Connections Ltd
35000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual
18 Apr 2019
02 May 2019
Contract Type

A fantastic opportunity for an Mechanical Design Engineer within an established and growing company located in the centre of Birmingham with a strong reputation in the automotive and test industries.

Key roles and responsibilities
  • Generate specification documents
  • Support customer review meetings and provide on-site support as required
  • Validate designs to ensure all requirements have been achieved
  • Ensure that all designs perform to best practice technology standards and are not over engineered for customer applications
  • Produce technical mechanical drawings for manufacturing following best practice and procedures
  • Review designs and produce BOM's which are clear, correct and documented sufficiently for hand over to purchasing and manufacturing
  • Good document control including engineering change control and drawing revision
  • Assist and support the manufacturing team during the builds ensuring the smooth build on equipment
  • Create documentation and perform risk analysis reviews to support CE marking as appropriate
Qualification and education
  • Degree or HND / HNC in a relevant discipline
  • Transferable skills from time served engineers will also be taken into consideration
Preferred Skills
  • 5 years proven experience with good understanding of small bespoke machine building
  • Experience and knowledge of working in a practical hands on environment
  • Experience in Solidworks (Sheet metal, Part, Assembly, Drawing) other package history will be considered and training will be provided
  • Have an understanding and the ability to generate accurate BOM's
  • Ability to overcome problems as they arise is important, as the ability to have self-discipline, motivation, and quick thinking
  • Have the ability to work without supervision and produce designs within a dynamic environment
  • General workshop equipment understanding is appreciated
  • The ability to review and design products suitable for the application

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.