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Mechanical Design Engineer

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    Engineering, Mechanical

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    £35000 - £45000 per annum

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    Sarah Lody

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    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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    4 months ago

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Role: Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Farnborough

Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 (dependent on experience)

Premier Engineering are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a leading Space Engineering company based in Farnborough.    
Primarily the role will encompass new product development using core electro-mechanical engineering principles, 3D CAD, FEA, CFD, engineering formulas, equations etc. In this role you will carry out the entire design and development process for new product development projects, with an aim to progress from concept to final production.
Software used:
  • 3D CAD (Solidworks)
  • FEA
Education required:
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering / Aerospace Engineering (or similar)
Skills required:
  • Experienced in Space or Aerospace would be beneficial
  • Strong 3D CAD skills
  • FEA and general analysis skills
  • Validate all designs by prototyping and testing
  • Create proven engineering designs
  • Carry out DFMA on a routine basis
  • Knowledge of a range of manufacturing processes
  • Define all plant / equipment / tooling requirements
  • Deliver designs to an agreed schedule
  • Create regular status reports
  • Create and maintain BOMS in ERP system up to the point of product release (numeric issue) after which responsibility transfers to support function
  • Create and maintain all drawings related to project(s) being worked on.
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.