Motor Mechanical Engineer

Motor Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Motor Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rugeley, Staffordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895439_1553594516
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2019 10:01

Job Description

Our client, a market leader in high integrity electronics for the engineering industry, is seeking a Motor Mechanical Engineer for their site near Stafford, Staffordshire.

In this role you will be working with specialists from other engineering disciplines to provide mechanical design expertise to support the design and development of specialist high power electric motors and generators.

You will provide expertise in the mechanical packaging of power dense motor solutions and will provide design support throughout the design lifecycle; from feasibility studies and concept designs for new products, through to detailed design and production delivery.

The role may be delivered at an Engineer, Senior or Principal level within the Company dependant on experience.


Provide the business with mechanical design expertise for high power electric motors rated in the range of several kW to a few MW
Generate concept motor design proposals and feasibility studies to support future product development programmes
Carry out mechanical, structural and thermal design and analysis of electric motors, within a multi-disciplined engineering environment
Work with production engineering to develop manufacturing technologies, process plans and quality systems and to initiate and support cost improvement activities
Develop appropriate external design, analysis and manufacturing partners in support of our ongoing business opportunities
Contribute to the development of engineering excellence within the business

Skills and Qualifications

Degree or higher in mechanical engineering or equivalent relevant experience
Skills and experience in the field of motor design
Broad knowledge of all aspects of motor design and system applications (e.g. electrical design of motors, motor drives, pumps, etc)
Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to rotating machines; castings, fabrications, machining, coil winding, etc
Proficient in the use of 3D CAD. SolidWorks is preferred but not essential
Use of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural design and analysis, fatigue life assessments,
Good knowledge of materials
Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews.

Job Title: Motor Mechanical Engineer
Location Rugeley, Staffordshire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Job ID:895439


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.

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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent position.

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