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Mechanical Design Engineer - Market leader

  • Location: Horsham, West Sussex, England, RH12 4GE
  • Salary: competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Emma Bainbridge
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 03 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 76733_1624355343

Exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to work for a market leading manufacturing business in the Horsham area.

Our client is a leader in the design and manufacture of high cost, low volume capital equipment for the defence industries.

The successful candidate will be a Mechanical Design Engineers to assist with the design and development of Electro-Mechanical mechanisms.

You will be responsible for:

  • Assist with creating designs in 3D CAD using SolidWorks software
  • Producing detail engineering and assembly drawings for manufacturing, performing lab testing for verification and conformance of design outputs to meet the design inputs.
  • Assisting with developing engineering reports to support new product designs, failure investigation and any other formal documentation to support customer requirements.
  • Liaising with wider engineering teams to integrate electronic, control and drive systems into equipment designs
  • Providing support for the production, test and field engineering teams

You will have:

  • Experience of working within a small, mixed discipline, project design team to produce quality design solutions in line with cost, time and quality requirements. ·
  • A flair for new concept designs and a passion for mechanical engineering
  • Proven experience in the design of systems from original concept design, produced from a specification, through to production
  • The ability to analyse the loads on, and design solutions for, items such as gear drives bearings and motors
  • An understanding of the application of machining, casting, fabrication and moulding techniques
  • Experience in the use of SolidWorks CAD system

*** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***

In return you will be offered a competitive salary with attractive benefits package and an opportunity to make your mark within a forward-thinking organisation.

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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