Senior Mechanical Engineer/Lead Mechanical Engineer, Hydraulics

Senior Mechanical Engineer/Lead Mechanical Engineer, Hydraulics

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer/Lead Mechanical Engineer, Hydraulics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwick, Warwickshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894723_1532005722
Contact Name: Francesca Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 19, 2018 14:08

Job Description

Working within the power management sector, my client has built a strong reputation as a renowned supplier of electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power solutions, to a wide range of sectors, including aviation, automotive, heavy industry and energy to name a few. As part of business growth, my client seeks a hydraulics-focused Senior Mechanical Engineer/ Lead Mechanical Engineer to join an established Warwickshire based team.

This exciting career opportunity offers the Senior Mechanical Engineer/ Lead Mechanical Engineer to lead projects, working from concept to manufacturing and production. You will be supporting design and development to new products, as well as providing engineering support to existing products.

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer/ Lead Mechanical Engineer (Hydraulics) your main responsibilities will be/include:
*Develop new products or revisions to existing products to meet market needs
*Perform and document design calculations, generate CAD layouts, and verify all necessary tolerance stack-ups for new designs and design revisions.
*Conduct product design reviews with cross functional teams, including DFMEA reviews, product specification reviews and risk assessments
*Liaise with multiple commercial and technical teams to ensure the validity of products
*Initiate and execute project plans

Successful candidates will have/be:
*A proven competency within a relevant production/manufacturing/engineering function
*A strong mechanical and mathematical aptitude
*Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution, or equivalent
*Experience with hydraulic systems and components
*Experience with manufacturing processes
*Project management expertise
*Cultural sensitivity from working within global cultures
*Familiarity with DFSS (Design for Six Sigma) tools
*Excellent problem solving skills
*Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to liaise at all levels

Senior Mechanical Engineer/ Lead Mechanical Engineer (Hydraulics)
Salary- Circa £40-45k DOE, + competitive benefits

Key Words: Senior Engineer, Lead Engineer, Project Lead, Project Management, Manufacture, Manufacturing, Production, Product, Hydraulics, Pressure Systems, High Pressure, Valve, Fluid Dynamics, Design, Calculation, Tolerance, Product Development, Component, Concept, Prototype

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 role is a permanent position.

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