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Job Description
Date Posted: Wednesday 10 June 2015

EPS-UK – Job Description
Job Title Mechanical Design Engineer

Department Design

Location SSA – Messenger Close, Loughborough

Responsible to Engineering Manager

Summary Working in the Design office, the Design Engineer will be responsible to the Engineering Manager for.

Content Primary Responsibilities

• Model and design products for high and low volume requirements.
• Conduct research and create design proposals for projects.
• Establish design briefs.
• Identify and select suitable materials needed for production.
• Lists costs involved in production.
• Identify appropriate production processes.
• Clear understanding in best practices for 3D modelling.
• Confirm product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods.
• To produce designs and subsequent manufacture drawings and related documentation using primarily SOLIDWORKS CAD Software.
• Design systems based on design-function relationships, serviceability, materials, and methods engineering production costs, and client specifications.
• To undertake mechanical design calculations when required.
• To undertake material and equipment specification.
• To discuss and interpret requirements and to prepare concise engineering specifications as a prerequisite to design.
• To discuss and resolve design related production problems with in-house manufacturing departments and suppliers.
• To review customer provided tender documentation and assess to compliance of company products to customers' requirements. To respond formally to the Sales Dept. providing technical information on the degree of compliance and corresponding non-compliance.
• Develop own personal technical competence.
• Other duties and tasks as assigned.
Miscellaneous Occasional business travel – need to be mobile

Flexibility for overtime

Your Experience / Skills

5 Years Design Experience - Preferably in an Electrical Environment

Essential - GCSE Maths + English Grade c
Desirable - Degree Level (or similar) Qualification in Engineering

Salary Range:

Loughborough (Leicestershire)

Electrical Engineering (Switchgear)

Placement Type:

If you are interested in applying for this job or would like to find out more, please send CV along with introductory email identifying this position to the contact details below:

Robert Wakefield


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