Principal Mechanical Engineer
|Job Title:||Principal Mechanical Engineer|
|Contact Name:||Lucy Fowler-Tutt|
|Job Published:||September 18, 2018 15:19|
Principal Tasks and Responsibilities will include:
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
Skills and Qualifications
A degree-level qualification 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.
Good in front of customers; willing and able to make presentations
Job Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer
Location Rugeley, Stafford, Staffordshire
Job Type: Permanent
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.
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