Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Permanent
  • Huddersfield
  • Days - Flexible 40 hours
  • Salary £33,000 - £36,000
We are currently looking to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer for a UK leading UK manufacturer.
You will be Responsible for creating and producing complete 3D Inventor designs for engineering systems using Autodesk Inventor. Provision of technical / installation support / commissioning to ensure a high-quality installation of the purchased product(s) takes place.
Key duties and responsibilities of a Mechanical Design Engineer:
  • Design of new jobs using 3D design technology which meet the customer & manufacturing requirements
  • Ensure the design of components permits efficient, cost-effective manufacture and procurement
  • Creating parts lists and bill of materials
  • Liaise with customers, suppliers, shop floor and other departments
  • Onsite measurement of client machines worldwide followed by production of appropriate specifications
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, in particular the CE machinery directive and conformance. Also, that design risk assessments are carried out to ensure all safety issues have been covered.
  • Review designs and identify with colleagues where existing designs can be improved and integrate into future projects
  • Evaluation of a variety of drawings, blueprints and schematics to ensure customer and production needs are met
  • Estimating time scales and in some instances costs to complete a project.
  • To assist in the preparation of works procedures for the building, production testing and R&D testing of new or existing products.
  • To work with and assist the other members of the engineering department in matters relating to product development, value engineering and real time solving of production problems.
  • Ensure the tidy upkeep of the existing drawing and parts library and entry on the in-house library
Essential Skills:
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years+ relevant mechanical design experience
  • Must be strong on 3D CAD, ideally Inventor
  • Must have considerable experience designing bespoke machinery
  • Practical on-site engineering skills and methodology would be a distinct advantage
Job reference: 1273
How to Apply:
Contact Ashley at Micron Recruitment on 01527 759120, or simply click apply.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.  
Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.
Micron Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.