Mechanical Engineer

Entry Level

Full time

Oakham, Rutland, UK

Negotiable, depending on experience

What you'll do

  • Work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary R&D team covering mechanical, electrical, electronic and software engineering, developing products for international clients. 
  • Product development from concept through to manufacturing. 
  • Hands-on prototyping and testing. 
  • Generate 3D models, assemblies and 2D drawings. 
  • Create and own design documentation. 
  • Liaising with manufacturers for prototyping and design of production tooling. 
  • Use your knowledge of mechanical design to solve R&D problems. 

Essential Skills

  • Self-motivated. 
  • Enjoy a technical challenge. 
  • Someone who has excellent attention to detail. 
  • Someone who has excellent visual and verbal communication skills. 
  • Willingness to learn. 
  • Prepared to travel. 

Desirable Skills

  • A graduate of automotive, mechanical or aeronautical engineering or equivalent. 
  • Knowledge of manufacturing techniques (injection moulding, machining, 3D printing etc. ) 
  • High attention to detail and the ability to work under limited supervision to tight deadlines. 
  • Experience in 3D CAD software, ideally Solidworks. 
  • Understanding of mechanical materials and their processing. 
  • Finite Element Analysis and simulation, along with solid mechanics experience. 
  • Knowledge of dynamics and kinematics especially related to rotating machinery. 
  • Knowledge of turbomachinery, such as compressors, propellers and fans. 
  • Ability to model heat transfer and cooling systems of electrical machines and electronic assemblies. 

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