Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary: 28-32K + Benefits
Location: Cardiff
Mechanical Design Engineer

Global Manufacturer

Mechanical Product design and project management experience in a similar environment is essential

Mechanical design of new products using a range of Industry standard and design guidelines

Delivery of new products on schedule and in budget.Testing of new assemblies to ensure product conformity

Project manage the design and developments in relation to vehicle integration

Mentor and develop junior members of the team.Enhance customer satisfaction by delivering designs with safety, performance, reliability and schedule in mind and in presenting these directly to the customer

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:

Must be experienced in the use of 3D CAD (preferably SolidWorks)

Must be able to demonstrate mechanical engineering capability based on projects undertaken

Must be experienced in the design of sheet metal and fabricated components and in the design of plastic mouldings and machined parts

Must have experience in plastic component design

Must have experience in the use of the basic Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Experience in the use of a FARO measuring system advantageous

Experience with the design of electronic enclosures and EMC management would be of benefit

Experience in simple mechanism design advantageous

Experience within the automotive industry would be of substantial benefit

Prince 2 practitioner, APMP certificates or experience of managing multiple simultaneous projects would be advantageous

Knowledge of testing standards associated with installing aftermarket products into vehicles would be advantageous

Additional Specifications / Comments:

Must be able to work autonomously and as part of a team

Ability to work in a fast paced but rewarding working environment

Candidates will be asked for evidence of experience (present/past projects and achievements etc)

Presentation skills would be advantageous

Must be able to deliver accurate and articulate reports including those of a technical nature

Some European travel will be expected within this role so ability to travel (sometimes at short notice) will be required.

Report to: Engineering Team Leader

Travel to work from Bridgend, Newport, Cwmbran,Pontypridd
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Contact: Jason Hughes

Tel: 02920 660 214
Fax: 02920 660 187
Sophia House, 28 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9LJ