Mechanical Design Engineer - £26-£30k

Location Antrim, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Published over 1 year ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Craig Smart
Job Ref CS88

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer - £26,000 - £30,000 - Antrim

Grafton Recruitment is currently accepting applications from experienced Mechanical Design Engineers to join a highly successful international manufacturing organisation on a permanent basis at their facility in Antrim.

Reporting to the Team Leader you will be responsible for the design of the mechanical package of next generation & existing tyre pressure sensors, as well as supporting their development for high volume production and their introduction to worldwide customers.

* Develop, manage and be responsible for the individual projects based on the future Product Roadmap and in support of existing product designs.
* Review Customer specifications and produce & present technical presentations to external Customers
* Produce CAD models, drawings and ensuring the correct analysis is completed for new products and modifications to existing product designs
* Co-ordinate the prototype building, testing, validation and post analysis support activities of new products & modifications to existing product designs
* Liaise with other departments & suppliers in the support of design development activities
* Support the continual development of the Mechanical Team including continuous improvement, process development and training

Essential Criteria:
* Honours degree in Mechanical Engineering (Minimum 2:1) or equivalent.
* Experience in 3D CAD packages & 2D drawing preparation.
* Good communication skills (both written and verbal with report writing experience).
* Highly computer literate / proficient in Microsoft Office.
* Initiative, team working, research & problem solving skills are essential.
* A valid driver's licence is required.

Desirable Criteria:
* Knowledge of Catia, Unigraphics and/or Solid Works CAD Modelling Packages.
* Experience of plastics and/or rubber moulding
* Experience of high volume manufacturing processes.

For further information please contact Craig on 02890323333, or submit your CV via the link.