Mechanical Engineer (Electronics Industry)

Recruiter
CBS butler
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
22 Mar 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A market leading Electronics company operating across a range of highly regulated industries are looking for a Mechanical Engineer .

Role:
Working with specialists from other engineering disciplines, the candidate will provide mechanical design expertise in support of business opportunities. This will include feasibility studies, technology developments, concept designs for new products and bids and proposals

Responsibilities:
* To perform a wide range of engineering work covering all stages of the project from bid to delivery
* To plan and conduct engineering tasks requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of designs or design techniques to meet the agreed requirements
* To be responsible for a major part of the engineering work on a large project
* To contribute to project meetings and to deliver detailed technical and progress reports
* To keep up to date with the state of the art in the chosen area by attending seminars and studying the technical literature

Requirements:
* Educated to degree level in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant discipline (or equivalent qualification/experience)
* Broad knowledge of all aspects of engineering (eg systems, electrical, electro-mechanical)
* Appreciation of electrical aspects of electronic cabinet design (eg EMC, stray fields, creepage and clearance, insulation systems)
* Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to electronic cabinets; sheet metal fabrications, welding, machining, corrosion protection
* Proficient in the use of 3D CAD
* Use of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural analysis, fatigue life assessments
* Good knowledge of materials
* Good knowledge of best practice design life cycle process; gated design phases, design reviews
* Good in front of customers; willing and able to make presentations