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Mechanical Design Engineer

Greater Manchester
United Kingdom
£34,000 - £38,000 per annum


We’re looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join an established design, engineering and fabrication company of a global manufacturer in the Greater Manchester area.

What does the job involve? 
• Carry out all aspects of mechanical design for the production of general arrangement drawings, assembly drawings, fabrication drawings, bill of materials and as-built drawings.
• Production of concept and detailed design deliverables.
• Sourcing any bought in items from existing approved suppliers where applicable. 
• Raise any necessary paperwork for new suppler audits prior to specifying new products.
• Design using iLogic templates. 
• 3D Modelling of bespoke products in Autodesk Inventor.
• Produce calculations and FEA analysis.
• Full consideration of product performance requirements prior to commencement of works.
• Awareness and experience of testing and assessment standards including fire integrity and insulation.
• Attend shop floor as required.

What qualifications, skills and experience do you need? 
• Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 3 years’+ practical experience or HND in Engineering with at least 5 years’ practical engineering experience.
• Proven track record in industrial sheet metal and steel fabrications.
• Experience using Autodesk 3D Inventor, 2D AutoCAD and Autodesk Vault.
• Ability to use Ansys FEA software.
• Ability to program templates using iLogic/ Visual Basic.
• Understanding of steel plate manufacturing principals and constraints, laser cutting, weld limitations and press machinery.

What are the pay and benefits?
• £34,000 - £38,000 per annum plus additional staff benefits