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The primary role of the Mechanical Engineering Department is to ensure that the customer, legal and internal requirements are embodied in the product design, analysed, and verified to ensure compliance.
The position will require you to undertake a wide variety of project related engineering tasks including some, or all of the following:
Technical requirement analysis/specification development
Feasibility and trade studies
Generation of CAD models and engineering drawings to accurately represent the concept
Miscellaneous engineering analyses
Extensive product development reviews with stakeholders
Simulation and ‘Proof of Concept’ testing
Report writing for internal and external consumption
Attending trial installations
Intensive use of technical/analytical software
To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as required / instructed in order to maintain and / or improve the efficiency, quality and service provided by the Mechanical Engineering Department.
Education & Qualifications:
You must be working towards a good degree (1st or Upper 2nd Class Hons) in an appropriate engineering-based subject (e.g., mechanical engineering, aeronautical, or aerospace engineering).
Specific / Technical Skills
Communication skills: able to communicate verbally, in presentation format and in writing
Good data analysis skills
Good Excel, Word, and PowerPoint skills
Attention to detail – thorough, accurate and concern for all the areas involved
Driven to achieve results – checks own work, and demonstrates a positive approach
Judgement and decision making – evaluates decisions
Planning and organising
Analysis and problem solving – sees basic relationships and reacts positively
Willing to adapt to a variety of tasks
Team player – with the ability to work independently
Motivated to learn new skills
Knowledge & Experience
The ideal applicant will have:
A sound grasp of scientific / engineering theory balanced with a practical approach to engineering problems
Some work experience in an engineering company
What We Offer
To be a part of a World-Renowned British Engineering Company