Due to continued growth a leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles has a new vacancy for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join the company on a six month contract basis (extension likely). An experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer you will be well versed in the automotive sector and ideally worked on commercial or specialist vehicles.
Working for a leading manufacturer of commercial and specialist vehicles you will tasked with leading the Mechanical design and development of complex mechanical components. You will work closely with customers, Project Managers and the Engineering team to turn engineering design concepts into fully validated and verified designs. You will be part of the customer facing team able to articulate engineering concepts to engineers, project managers and other key internal and external stakeholders.
Key responsibilities: Generating Designs to ensure customers specifications are met Material selection and defining processes parameters Problem solving of design and product issues Provide guidance and technical support to mechanical design team and manufacturing engineers Support design reviews and ensure verification and validation activities are documented Developing specification and test programmes Support development of component manufacture
Proven track record of taking mechanical designs from concept through to launch Experience of using 3D CAD software, creating CAD Models, Drawings & Bills of Materials A good understanding of engineering drawings and design standards, A basic understanding of validation and verification process of Product. Ability to communicate effectively on a technical level Proficient user of MS Office software.