Lead Mechanical Design Engineer - Pneumatic fixtures & tooling

  • Location

    Tamworth, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Automation & Robotics

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Richard Heaton

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    about 1 year ago

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A Lead Mechanical Designer Engineer with experience of tooling and pneumatic fixtures is required for a Midlands based manufacturer of automated material handling applications.

The role of Lead Mechanical Designer Engineer includes:

  • Take specification from client and design a complex tooling to hold the work piece in place whilst the parts are assembled or inspected as required.
  • The fixtures will include pneumatic or manual clamping systems dependant on the complexity of the application.
  • Create a bill of material for assembly and work closely with the client and internal teams throughout the life cycle of the project.
  • Take a lead role for all projects reporting to the senior management team with progress update of all projects.
  • Create detailed designs using SolidWorks

The suitable candidate for Lead Mechanical Design Engineer will need to possess the following experience:

  • Strong mechanical design experience
  • Tooling knowledge through design or as a toolmaker
  • Experienced with designing electro-pneumatic assemblies
  • Technical qualification in Mechanical Engineering is highly desirable

If you have the required experience and you are seeking a role designing complex assemblies and automated solutions, then please click on the link to apply for Lead Mechanical Design Engineer. This role will suit a senior designer or design manager.

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