Principal Mechanical Design Engineer

PolySource currently requires a Principal Mechanical Design Engineer to play an instrumental role in the design and development of my clients expanding aerospace / defence related product range.

The successful Principal Mechanical Design Engineer will be exposed to a range of engineering disciplines and industries due to the diversity of the work you will undertake. You will take a lead role in the development of capabilities and contribute to the entire product design cycle.

The successful candidate will be responsible for;

* Design, development and prototyping of electro-mechanical actuation systems for specialised precision engineering applications.
* Creation and peer review of 3D electro-mechanical system models, assembly/component drawings and mechanical layouts for control enclosures.
* Completion and peer review of quality and technical documentation of all work according to company code of practice.
* Management of engineering staff and to motivate / coordinate to ensure that projects achieve their full objectives.
* Customer focal point for designated programmes.
* Coordinating and managing customer reviews.
* Generating technical proposals.
* Approval of technical documentation.
* Budget management.

Your experience to date will ideally include the modelling of physical systems mathematically for prediction and optimisation, as well as, experience of electro-mechanical integration, robotics, actuators and Kinematics.

It is desirable that the successful Principal Mechanical Design Engineer has experience of SolidWorks software or has experience of using a similar design tool such as CATIA. You will also ideally hold a degree in Mechanical engineering or similar discipline.

For further information or to apply to this role please contact Becky Veal on 01761 420570
The services provided by Polysource are those of an employment agency.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Bristol, Bath, Gloucester, Weston-Super-Mare

Salary : 35,000 - 55,000

Date Advertised : 18 Feb 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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