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Junior Mechanical Design Engineer

Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
STOKE-ON-TRENT Job Description: A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Junior Mechanical Design Engineer to join an existing team, this is a new role to help drive forward the development of products and process to support their ever-increasing order book. In this role, you will be instrumental in producing and issuing designs using 3D modelling software and working collaboratively across the business to ensure that designs optimise the procurement and manufacturing processes, while delivering world class leading products to a global customer base. The work involves designing mechanical products, development of existing products to meet client specifications and latest standards. Key Responsibilities: The role will involve many exciting projects which are in the business pipeline. Helping to drive efficiency and support the move towards full parametric design and the implementation of BIM modelling. Mechanical design of a range of control equipment, screening machinery and rotary equipment Producing general arrangement drawings, detail designs, bills of materials, support calculations and documentation Liaison with manufacturing to understand CAD/CAM processes and develop programs, tooling, and jigs Develop new and existing designs considering new materials and process methodologies Investigate improvements in the design or engineering capability of existing products Work as a team to promote continuous improvement processes for product design and manufacture Requirements: Previous experience working as a Mechanical Design Engineer/Design Engineer or a similar role (could be as part of a degree) Autodesk Inventor and Vault experience would be ideal Experience of using design software is essential Ideally Autodesk however Solidworks, Creo or similar packages High standard in computer literacy Good communication, presentation, and written skills Accuracy and attention to detail Design, Value Engineering Principles and Material Analysis experience Knowledge of CAD/CAM/CAE and simulation techniques Knowledge of MRP/ERP systems Analytical and diagnostic skills with experience using FEA Ansys - would be ideal however not essential Knowledge of the properties, characteristics, and processing behaviour of a variety of materials Remuneration/ package: Competitive salary dependant on experience and qualifications Company Pension available after completion of probationary period Life insurance 25 days holiday + public holidays The role is 37.5 hours per week, but overtime may be necessary to deliver certain projects from time to time
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  • Job Reference: 706579868-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Uniting People
    Uniting People
  • Location: Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent