Principal Mechanical Engineer

Ref No. EMP406475
Location Rugeley, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

Our clients have an exciting opportunity to join their growing team in Rugeley.

Important

Broad knowledge of all aspects of Engineering

The Job

Working with specialists from other engineering disciplines, the candidate will provide mechanical design expertise in support of business opportunities. This will include feasibility studies, technology developments, concept designs for new products and bids and proposals.

The successful Engineer will also be required to provide guidance and support to other Mechanical Engineers within the engineering community and to contribute towards the development of engineering excellence within the business.

Key responsibilities

Generate concept design proposals and feasibility studies to support product development programmes

Management and Co-ordination of technical activities within a small team

Carrying out elements of the product design

Responsible for the structural and thermal performance of products

Guidance and support to other mechanical engineers

Design review authority for mechanical aspects of projects

Contribute to the development of engineering excellence within the business

Provide the engineering department with mechanical engineering expertise in support of future

business opportunities

Personal attributes

A degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering

Broad knowledge of all aspects of engineering (e.g. systems, electrical, electro-mechanical)

Appreciation of electrical aspects of cabinet design (e.g. EMC, stray fields, creepage and clearance, insulation systems)

Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to electronic cabinets; sheet metal fabrications, welding, machining, corrosion protection

Proficient in the use of 3D CAD. Solidworks is preferred but not essential

Use of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural analysis, fatigue life assessments.

Good knowledge of materials

Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews.

It is likely that in future the candidate may perform mechanical lead roles in complex power developments

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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