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Mechanical Design Engineer

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    Engineering, Mechanical

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  • Salary:

    £35 - £40 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:

    3.0 MONTH

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Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Pay rate: £35.00 - £40 p/h
Duration: 3 month contract (Rolling)
Location: Northampton

Premier Engineering have partnered with a market leading supplier of connectivity products & infrastructure, who are looking for a Mechanical Design engineer to join their team on an initial 3-month contract basis with good potential of extending due to increased demand of exciting new projects! 
Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Managing projects to improve performance and reliability of present and future data.
  • As part of the design team, take responsibility for the full product development life-cycle of new components, products and solutions including supporting internal teams with specific product information
  • Design the aesthetics, materials and functionality of new products.
  • Use Creo 3D CAD system to design and visualise projects create 2D drawings to enable procurement of tooling and components.
  • Create photo realistic images from 3D models and assembly’s for customer visualisation.
  • Undertake model making, prototyping and product testing.
  • Communicate effectively with customers, colleagues and vendors involved in a project.
  • Liaise with the wider engineering team and other departments to assist in the development of product specifications.
  • Plan effectively to ensure projects are delivered on time, to standard and to budget.
  • Operate as an integrated member of the engineering team by offering experience and support through activities such as peer reviewing designs and drawing, information training, etc.
  • Produce product design information such as bill of materials and drawings for product management.
Experience and Background of the Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Able to operate as an active member of a larger engineering team
  • Creo Experience
  • Experience in a product development role with plastic and rubber moldings.
  • Experience in metal work fabrication
  • Experience in sealing technologies to prevent the ingress of water and dust.
  • Works to deadlines
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Effective communicator
If this sounds like it matches your skillset get in touch now with your CV!