Mechanical Design Engineer

Superb opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer with excellent machine design skills to work for a high-technology manufacturing company developing complex, high-value equipment for the semiconductor industry. This is a rapidly growing company with a bulging order book for their World-class products so you can expect lots of fascinating projects, loads of variety and superb career progression.

Hands-on Mechanical design of the company’s bespoke special purpose scientific equipment.
Creation of detailed models and drawings suitable for manufacture
New product R&D supported by a strong team of experienced Engineers
Defining and executing Test Plans
FMEA and risk analysis reports
Project Management and acting as mentor to junior staff
Projects are conducted at both Group and local levels so occasional travel is expected

The Candidate

This role is suitable for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with a solid background in CAD based mechanical design for high value, low volume complex electro-mechanical systems and instrumentation. Your likely background will have come from working in one or some of these sectors: Scientific Instruments, Semiconductor, Ceramics, Medical Devices, Healthcare systems, Pharmaceutical machinery, laboratory, industrial automation, instrumentation.

Degree ( BEng or MEng ) in Mechanical Engineering or similar/equivalent qualification/experience
3D CAD design experience (ideally ProE / Creo or Solidworks or similar)
Knowledge of material science would be beneficial
Experience developing complex assemblies, some hands on assembly and testing experience
Experience in vacuum systems, pneumatics, gas systems, automation an advantage.
Professional registration with a relevant Engineering body encouraged and preferred.
PC literate (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc)
Accurate, thorough, consistent, pro-active, assertive but definitely a team player
Good written and verbal communication skills.

Job Details

  • Job Ref: 12224
  • Salary: £40000 - £60000
  • Consultant Name: Aksana Walford
  •   Cambridgeshire
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