Mechanical Design Engineer

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Mechanical Design Engineer

This mechanical design engineer offers the chance to work on every part of the project from concept through testing and into production. The client has a number of products launching this year and need support getting them into production as well as picking up new concepts and projects. They work with high value goods & create scientific instruments and machines with high-speed mechanisms and optics packaged up in a neat bundle.

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer - scientific instruments
Up to £40k + benefits

Companies are growing and investing in new talent!
If you are a Mechanical Design Engineer looking to join a small but incredibly successful engineering business in Berkshire that are specialists in the design and development of high speed, automated machinery and precision instrumentation systems for high value consumer markets then please have a read.

" You will be involved in full product lifecycle development from concept to installation including innovative design, 3D modelling, complete technical documentation, test and prototyping of instruments and machine components
" Supporting the release for new products into production so produce detailed and accurate documentation packages - BOMs, Assembly and production drawings
" Take on new concepts and project manage your own packages of work


" Degree qualified or equivalent in mechanical engineering
" Proven background in concept mechanical design ideally within Automation, Robotics, special purpose machinery, medical devices, scientific instruments or complex fixture/mechanism design
" A strong understanding of production engineering, DFM/DFA and manufacturing processes to ensure designs are accurate and fit for purpose
" You must be able to come up with innovative but practical design ideas to solve engineering problems whilst meeting business requirements and budget constraints
" Proven 3D CAD skills using Creo / ProE however other high end packages will be considered - SolidWorks, Inventor, Catia etc
" Ability to carry out engineering calculations, FEA, structural and dynamic analysis etc
" Excellent communication skills along with the ability to work within a multi-disciplined team of Electronics, software engineers and scientists

This role will involve the occasional travel to global company sites.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Katherine Smallwood

Katherine Smallwood profile edited

I have 9 years’ experience in engineering across mechanical, electronics and software design, working with talented individuals from engineer to director level across the UK and EU. I am passionate about technology. I thrive when working on technical engineering projects with clients to find them the right candidates for their business.