Junior Mechanical Engineer

Junior Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Junior Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Totnes, Devon
Salary: Up to £22000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896159_1566210200
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 19, 2019 11:23

Job Description

Are you a Graduate looking for your first step into an engineering career? Our client is a global working company within the Aerospace, Defence, Motorsport and Industrial markets and they are seeking a Junior Mechanical Engineer to work within the Design and Engineering department at their facility in Totnes, Devon.

Working with the engineering team, internal production team and external sales force across all market sectors, your main function will be to support the engineering team with 2D and 3D drawing updates, drawing control, production tooling and process improvements.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

Updating current 2D and 3D drawings via SolidWorks.
Support the implementation of SolidWorks PDM for drawing control.
Define mechanical tests to characterise fasteners, perform tests and document the results.
Assist with supporting quality with regards to FAIR's and PPAP documentation.
Design, develop and implement jigs and fixtures for production and inspection support.
Support sales with the introduction of new product displays for exhibitions.

Qualifications / Experience

Degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent relevant experience
Experience with CAD software, with the preference being SolidWorks.
Sound technical and practical engineering comprehension.
Hands on application experience with knowledge of manufacturing processes preferable.
Customer focused team player with problem solving mentality.
Highly self-motivated with the ability to work under their own initiatives.
High level of competence with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word & PowerPoint).

Job Title:Junior Mechanical Engineer
Location:Totnes, Devon
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:896159


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.