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Mechanical Design Engineer Propulsion

E3 Recruitment
Posted 25 days ago

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 2HF


£40 - £54 per hour

Contract type

Full Time

We are currently seeking a Senior Design Engineer for a 3-6 month contract, with the flexibility to collaborate within a team on designated large rotating equipment project with direct propulsion design experience The primary focus will be on the mechanical design and detailing of high-integrity moving mechanical components, and assemblies, encompassing additional support systems and equipment such as couplings, instrumentation, lubrication, materials selection, documentation, and test rigs as required.

As part of this role, you will be expected to work 37.5 hours per week 4 days in the office, 1 day home based.

Designing transmission systems and components
Developing or re-engineering existing designs for new applications, test equipment.
Interpreting and comprehending customer specifications and standards, including geometric tolerancing
Collaborating with and supporting team members in adjacent disciplines, such as Analysis & Development, and leading tasks on assigned projects
Creating deliverable documentation, including proposals, manuals, installation and maintenance instructions
Generating component and assembly drawings, and checking technical documentation
Handling BOM and gear data generation, as well as engineering change control processing
Providing technical liaison and problem-solving with other teams
To be successful in this role, we are seeking a Senior Design Engineer with:

Previous experience in a similar/relevant role
Understanding of product design and analysis methods
Knowledge of Machinery Safety regulations and requirements
Familiarity with manufacturing techniques
General awareness of the operating systems of an engineering business
Commercial awareness, understanding the need for cost-effectiveness in solutions
Ability to work effectively in a small team with minimal supervision
Preferred experience in rotating equipment design
This position offers a great opportunity to join the global experts in engineered mechanical power transmissions for all industries. To apply for the Senior Design Engineer role, please click "apply online" and upload an updated copy of your CV.

Please note that certain roles may be subject to security and export control restrictions. Meeting Right to Work in the UK criteria and achieving the necessary security and clearance requirements are essential for undertaking this role. Additionally, the job title 'Senior' reflects the level of experience and has no relevance to age; all applicants are encouraged to apply based on suitability rather than age or level of experience.

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