Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted by Zebra Technical Recruitment Ltd on 29/10/2019 (08:29)

Welwyn, Hertfordshire
29/10/2019 (08:29)
Zebra Technical Recruitment Ltd

Mechanical Design Engineer – Hertfordshire

Key Skills: Solidworks, Injection Moulding, Die Casting, Special Purpose Machines, Electromechanical, BS8888, GD&T

You will join this global company as a Mechanical Design Engineer developing electro-mechanical systems, sub-systems and components. You'll be involved at all stages from translating requirements, concept generation, detail design, manufacturer support to design updates and enhancements.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Detailed mechanical design work including 3D modelling, calculations, simulation and design verification testing
  • Designing injection moulded and die cast components including supporting the development of tooling and tool trials
  • Creating functional design specifications, 2D drawings, assembly drawings and bills of materials
  • Solving engineering problems
  • Traveling to other company sites and to suppliers
  • Preparing and presenting mechanical concepts and designs at reviews
  • Supporting the transition of designs into manufacture

The successful Mechanical Design Engineer will have a good mix of the following experience;

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering / or Mechanical Engineering qualification with experience
  • Experience of designing injection moulded and die cast components for production
  • A thorough understanding of tooling for injection moulding and die casting including the process of making, trialling and correcting tools
  • Design experience on complex electromechanical systems, machines or products that have gone into production
  • Experience in CAD; preferably SolidWorks and PDM software
  • Draughting to BS8888 with the use of GD&T
  • A good understanding of component selection
  • Experienced in Technical File Construction and Certification (CE, UL CSA or other)


Excellent Salary,  Pension, Life Assurance, Private Medical Insurance, Plus more…

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