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Mechanical Design Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

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  • Salary:

    £28 - £34 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Levy

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6.0 MONTH

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Role: Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: Nottingham
Duration: 6 Months
Rate: £28-£34p/h
Outside IR35 - On site working

Premier Engineering have partnered with a key client specialising in the design, manufacture and implementation of bespoke materials handling, weighing and automation solutions. Who, due to being in a significant growth period, are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join the design team on an initial 6 month contract to aid with the increasing workload.
The successful mechanical design engineer will have a high level understanding of Special Purpose Machinery design and experience working on bespoke designs to customer specifications and project deadlines.
Responsibilities of the Design Engineer:
  • Working on bespoke solutions from initial enquiry, through to manufacture.
  • Create detailed drawings and designs using Inventor
  • Machine & support structure design
  • Plant layout design
  • Production of manufacture detail drawings
  • Being hands on during the introduction of current and new products in manufacture
  • Review Designs and communicate findings both internally and externally
The qualities of the Design Engineer;
  • Proficient using Inventor (4+ years)
  • Preferred knowledge of materials handling equipment design
  • Knowledge of fabrication techniques & processes
  • Knowledge of pneumatics, industrial valves, motors & gearboxes
  • Experience working through full product lifecycle
  • Competence in problem solving, planning and decision making.
If you are a mechanical design engineer looking for your next opportunity please reply with the latest version of your CV!