Mechanical Design Projects Engineer

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    Bedford, Bedfordshire

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    General engineering & manufacturing, Automation & Robotics, FMCG

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    Paul Branton

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    10 months ago

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Mechanical Design Projects Engineer
£Competitive plus benefits
Special Purpose Machinery

A Mechanical Design Projects Engineer is required to design precision engineered complex bespoke assemblies. Candidates with experience of designing bespoke capital equipment would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, a leading capping and sealing solution specialists based near Bedford requires a proactive Mechanical Design Projects Engineer to design precision engineered complex assemblies and sub-assemblies. As a Mechanical Design Projects Engineer you will be required to:

  • Manage projects throughout project lifecycle
  • Design new concepts to increase equipment capabilities or to reduce machine costs
  • Design solutions for the sales team
  • Undertaking feasibility studies for new concepts
  • Presentation of designs at review stage
  • Compiling and amending Bill of Materials, and uploading into the MRP system

The Mechanical Design Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Ideally degree qualified within an engineering related discipline
  • Proven design experience gained with electromechanical equipment projects for the FMCG or Pharmaceutical industries
  • Strong 3D CAD (CREO preferred) and 2D drawing skills
  • Press tools, pneumatics, fabrications, machined components, rotating elements, sensors, actuators, conveyors, drive mechanisms, gears
  • Ferrous and non-ferrous materials
  • Cable management, routing and consideration for electrical components
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with strong 3D design experience of bespoke capital equipment and good commercial acumen to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Bedford based capping and sealing solution specialist will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension
  • Bonus

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Mechanical Design Projects Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Mechanical Design Projects Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

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