Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location

    East Midlands

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £250.00 - £450.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Andy Wyatt

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    52 weeks

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Mechanical Design Engineer, West Midlands

My client, a pioneering medical devices company, is currently looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join on a contract basis during a period of exponential growth within the business. As part of the mechanical engineering team you will be responsible for development of mechanical design solutions for the machines and associated disposables. This will include development of new features and products as well as maintenance of existing designs.

Key Job Responsibilities for this position include:
·To participate in the creation and evolution of the mechanical design of the
company's products
·To drive resolution of identifies technical issues, including analysis of component, subsystem and system performance to determine root cause of failures
·To contribute to systemic improvements to product reliability and design for manufacture
·Creation of CAD models, drawings, specifications, test specification and test records
·Liaison with manufacturers in order to review manufacturing process capabilities, materials and tolerances
·Liaison with Systems, Electronics and Software Engineering teams to coordinate feature development, problem resolution and test
·Design, build and test of prototype components and assemblies
·Maintenance of documents and processes in accordance with the Quanta Quality Management system and the requirements of ISO13485 and 21CFR820

·Degree Qualified or equivalent: BSc (Hons.) or BEng (Hons.) 2:1 or better, ideally in an engineering or related technical discipline.
·2-5 years hands on system or mechanical engineering experience
·IT Skills:
oSolidWorks CAD (preferably in combination with Enterprise Product Data Management)
oMicrosoft Office 2010 or later (highly proficient)

The ideal candidate must be highly proactive and results focused with the ability to influence others within the team. They need to have a proven ability to achieve business' targets and possess strong technical problem-solving skill. A self-motivated individual who can work both individually and as part of a team.

Mechanical Design Engineer