Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 by Manufacturing Futures

Wakefield, Yorkshire United Kingdom
Engineering
Immediate Start
£40k - £40k Annual
Full-Time
Manufacturing Futures seek to appoint a Mechanical Design Engineer to design metal and plastic enclosures and additional mechanical components. Production assistance with the design of jigs / fixtures and also management of the jigs and fixture manufacture will also be required. As Mechanical Design Engineer you will have a recognised mechanical engineering qualification and at least five years design experience of plastic, injection and sheet metal enclosures for a high volume manufacturing business.

Mechanical Design Engineer - Role and Responsibilities - Mechanical Engineering / Plastic / Injection Moulded / Sheet Metal / Fabrication / Assembly / Mechanical Engineer / Solidworks

* Design plastic injection moulded components
* Design fabricated interlocking aluminium & steel enclosures
* Carry out mechanical fit and compatibility checks on electronic assemblies. Produce wiring diagrams and assembly instructions when required
* Assist production with design of relevant jigs & fixtures, and manage their manufacture
* Ensure all products are designed for ease of manufacture & assembly
* Evaluate components from datasheet information and then approve through appropriate testing
* Build and test initial samples and qualify the design with correct documentation
* Provide technical support to Production for day-to-day design, performance and quality issues which arise

Mechanical Design Engineer - Skills and Abilities - Mechanical Engineering / Plastic / Injection Moulded / Sheet Metal / Fabrication / Assembly / Mechanical Engineer / Solidworks

* Of degree calibre within mechanical engineering or equivalent
* Familiar with 2D & 3D modelling and design packages. Solidworks preferred but not essential
* Design of plastic injection moulded components
* Knowledge of sheet metal fabrication
* Experience in high volume manufacturing environment with design for manufacture and test

Mechanical Design Engineer / Mechanical Engineering / Plastic / Injection Moulded / Sheet Metal / Fabrication / Assembly / Mechanical Engineer / Solidworks

If this role could appeal, please do apply now!

Reference: 598314670

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