Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary: £32 - 37K
Location: South Wales
Mechanical Design Engineer

Global Manufacturer £33-37,000 +Bonus + Benefits
Excellent Career opportunity

• Creation of conceptual designs to suit customer requirements. This is a Product Mechanical Design Engineer role. Stable work history is essential. Sheet metal and or Injection moulding experience would be ideal
• Assisting in the preparation of commercial quotations for the concepts.
• Developing the concept through to final design intent.
Automotive, Aerospace or similar industry background would be ideal
• Liaising with customers engineering representative.
• Detailing the final design intent for manufacturing.
• Compiling detailed Bills of Materials for the final design.
• Participating in Design and Process FMEA’S.
• Organising and over-seeing the build of the prototype system.
• • Participating in the testing of the prototype system.
• Existing products:
• Partcipating in Cross Functional Cost Reduction Team.
• Conduct reviews on existing products in order to reduce manufacturing and / or material costs.
• Conduct reviews on existing products with a view to improving the performance.
• Conduct Engineering Changes to existing products.

Continuous Improvement Initiatives:
• Participation as an individual or team member in continuous improvement initiatives in all areas and functions of the company.

Specific Qualifications: Experienced Mechanical Design Engineer
• Preferably a Degree in Mechanical Engineering which has encompassed the subjects of thermodynamics and fluid mechanics.
• Design Engineers with an alternative qualification in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering and some relevant experience will be considered for the position.

Previous Work Experience:

• Experience of working within an automotive industry is desirable but not essential.

Specific Knowledge / Skills Competence:

• CAD experience;
Pro Engineer with Surface Design experience highly desirable.
• Autocad release 14 or most current release.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft applications
• • Ability to meet deadlines and time restraints
• Good organisation, planning and problem solving skills
• Ability to communicate effectively across all levels of personnel
• Dynamic and Innovative – introduction of new ideas
• Commitment and Drive

Travel to work from Pontypridd, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Newport, Blackwood,
Cwmbran, Bridgend, Aberdare

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Contact: Jason Hughes

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