Our client specialises in the design and manufacture of very high-quality lighting & furnishing products and with a recent look at their company’s needs, they have created the new role for a Mechanical Engineer to the Engineering Controller and act as the business’s mechanical and engineering “go to”. You will be responsible for mechanical and engineering integrity within the company’s product range. Participating in the development of existing and new products, ensuring product quality and engineering performance. Experience in engineering within the consumer product industry would be an advantage.
Key tasks are: Ownership and responsibility of engineering and mechanical performance of the product range; Assessment and management of release process of NPI and sustainment products; Collaboration with key suppliers on technical product development matters; Specification of test requirements and development and execution of prototype testing; Improving support processes and documentation within the product development and technical teams.
With 4+ years’ experience in an applicable engineering development role, you’ll have a good level of competence with 2D & 3D CAD Packages (SolidWorks, Fusion 360 or Siemens NX). Detailed knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes will be needed as well as competence and understanding of Mechanical Engineering principles. Knowledge of other applicable software tools such as Finite Element Analysis and Fluid Flow analysis are asked for as well as the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
Salary is in the range of £28,000 to £32,000 plus pension. Please call Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also apply via our other website www.careersindesign.com/design-jobs/1239.