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Mechanical Design Engineer (Off Highway Machines)

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    Engineering, Mechanical

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £50000 per annum

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    Daniel Warby

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    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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    about 1 month ago

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Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer (Off Highway Machines)

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Coventry, West Midlands

Salary: £35K - £50K DOE

Industry: Off Highway

Premier Engineering has engaged with a key client and a world leading manufacturer of Off Highway Machinery. Due to a recent restructure new opportunities have arisen within the engineering divisions. We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join at this exciting time on a permanent basis.

You will ideally have experience or a background within Off Highway Machines, Heavy Engineering, Heavy Vehciles, Construction Equipment etc.

Hours of Work:

Mon -Thurs 08.30-12.30 13.00–17.00 (Plus Flex)

Friday 08.30 - 14.00 (Plus Flex)


Purpose of Role:

To provide design engineering capability to engineering activities/projects assigned to UK design engineering centre.

Main duties and responsibilities:
  1. Support the generation and delivery of concept and manufacturing design definitions, based on technical specifications, requirements, costs and other constraints
  2. Support the conceptual development for new products
  3. Participate in maintaining relevant engineering processes and procedures
  4. Supporting the identification of business opportunities
  5. Problem solving on existing products and product improvement
  6. Support the evaluation of technical issues in order to develop proposals for investigations and/or solutions
  7. Support assigned projects, ensuring requirements are delivered to plan and budget
  8. Working alongside the customer on product development ensuring delivery of solutions to meet the customer’s requirements
  9. Keeping up to date in relevant technical areas, developing skills and capabilities, and giving support to others as required
  10. Actively participate in business unit improvement activities
Experience & Key Skills
  • Experience of 3D CAD design (Ideally CREO but not essential)
  • Have a hands-on approach to engineering design and development
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Excellent technical aptitude
  • Previous experience of engineering projects/activities
  • Planning and priority setting
  • Appreciation of hydraulic, electrical and mechanical systems as used on off-highway mobile products
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic, electrical and mechanical systems

Education and Training

HND or suitable mechanical engineering design experience

Sound interesting? Please contact Daniel Warby at Premier Engineering for further information and apply!