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Mechanical Design Engineer - REF No. BS4580

Industry Sector: Engineering - Design
Location: Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England

Salary: from £27000 to £31500 per Annum

FRS Office: Solent
Consultant: Nick Hawkins

Job Summary

Due to continued success, one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of advanced driving robots used for vehicle development is now looking for a creative, degree qualified Mechanical Design Engineer to expand its team. The Mechanical Design Engineer will have a passion for design, coupled with good analytical skills.

Detailed Job Description

BS4580: Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary: £ 27,000 - £31,500 depending on experience

Location: Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire

Position: Permanent

Due to continued success, one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of advanced driving robots used for vehicle development is now looking for a creative, degree qualified Mechanical Design Engineer to expand its team. The Mechanical Design Engineer will have a passion for design, coupled with good analytical skills.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

* Designing new products and updating existing ones
* Preparing concept designs
* Identifying and liaising with appropriate suppliers
* Liaising with internal and external sources to assess cost and manufacturing feasibility
* Creating detail drawings & general arrangement drawings for manufacture
* Preparing supporting documentation such as engineering calculations, test reports, risk assessments etc.
* Getting involved in the assembly and testing of new designs

Qualifications / Experience:

* A degree in a relevant subject (2.1 or above)
* Excellent A levels (or equivalents) in maths & physics
* Experience of CAD and stress analysis (including FEA)
* A good understanding of dynamic systems is expected
* Some experience in making and/or repairing mechanical and/or mechatronic systems will be perceived as advantageous.

Applicants interested in this position, will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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