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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer (23095)

Suffolk / Cambs border
to £50,000

3D, mechanism's, fluids, high tech automation

Summary: Experienced Mechanical Design Engineer, automation systems, Suffolk/Cambs border, to £50,000 + benefits.

This highly innovative, successful engineering company specialises in the design and manufacture of innovative entertainment automation systems for installations worldwide. This key role is for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer and the work is project-based and, whilst focussed on specialised machinery and fabrications primarily for the entertainment technology industry, draws on mainstream engineering principles and practices. This encompasses many disciplines including structures, hydraulics and drive trains, often closely integrated with electrical and control systems.

The role is to deliver engineering concepts to deliver a viable solution to a wide variety of client requirements for indoor and outdoor static and dynamic installations, and the development and submission of detailed mechanical engineering design and subsequent manufacture of turnkey solutions and products – primarily for the entertainment industry.

With a degree at MSc level or equivalent you will be proficiency in 3D parametric modelling package(s); and have a sound knowledge of mechanical engineering science and practice such as stress & deflection of structures, power & torque of drivetrains, inertia of machinery and mechanisms, design for global environmental conditions, aerodynamics and fluid mechanics. You will have extensive experience of working with clients to develop specifications, engineering solutions and schedules and of working as part of an integrated delivery team including sales, project managers, multi-disciplinary engineers, production and factory colleagues; and a wide experience of engineering design and project delivery encompassing large scale automation and capital projects through high precision, safety critical devices in a hands-on manufacturing environment. You will have excellent personal communication skills and have a strong work ethic, great attention to detail and have a passion for innovative mechanical engineering.

This is an excellent opportunity to work in this challenging technical environment at the cutting edge of technology.

Summary: Senior, Mechanical, Suffolk/Cambs border, MSc, 2.1, 1st, machine, fluid, control, 3D CAD, modelling.

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