Lead Mechanical Design Engineer, Richmond / Luton Bennett

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Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

#Job No. RM489.

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    £30k - 40k per year + 22 Days Holiday + Bank Holid

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Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

Richmond, Yorkshire

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.30pm

Circa £30,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + 22 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays.

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer required a national company producing small special purpose systems. This is a great opportunity for a lead or senior design engineer looking to take the step up into managing a small team.

This role would suit mechanical design engineers/ project engineers from ANY mechanical design background. You will have experience of working with sheet metal and designing for CNC machining, Die Cast, Injection Moulding or similar. You will have experience of ANY 3D design package however the company are currently using Autodesk Inventor.

Your role will still be very much hands on day to day as you work on several cradle to grave projects. These projects will involve working on small mechanical security systems in concept and re modification stages and will involve client liaison at times. You will be responsible for overseeing one mechanical design engineer with the view to recruit a new graduate once settled. You will work closely alongside the R & D Manager and deliver new mechanical products to defined cost, quality and schedule.

The company is based locally but operates with some of the biggest operators in the UK. They are a well established company with a dedicated client base and will offer the potential to progress into senior management for the right candidate.

The Role:

* Designing small mechanical security systems
* Working on several cradle to grave projects at once
* 3D Mechanical Design (Autodesk Inventor)
* NPD and remodification work.
* Client liaison.
* Creating BOMs.

The Design/ Project Engineer:

* Experience in ANY mechanical design/project background.
* 3D AutoCAD design experience.
* Experience of designing in sheet metal.
* Previous experience as a senior engineer/ manager is advantageous.