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  • Location: Oxfordshire, OX28
  • Salary: £30000 - £450000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Technical & Engineering
  • Contact: Ehsan Hussain
  • Contact Email: Ehsan.Hussain@therecruitment-group.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01865 264052
  • Start Date: 2022-07-10
  • Expiry Date: 08 August 2022
  • Job Ref: J4273-1
We are recruiting for an exciting beer & beverage marketing company that are experiencing rapid growth. They are seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their exciting UK Engineering and Product Development team. As a member of their Engineering and Product Development team, you will be on the forefront to innovate and explore new and exciting ways to design a range of their new products.

This position will be based in their Oxfordshire site designing, prototyping, testing, and bringing new products into manufacture.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide engineering expertise to in-house and outsourced programs.
  • Work closely with the Design team to turn conceptual renderings into fully engineered products that can be tooled, moulded, formed or cast, reliably and cost effectively.
  • Carry out component and product testing and create test reports, carry out prototype builds to demonstrate product function and aesthetic.
  • Work with suppliers to develop and approve parts from first review through tooling to production part sign off.
  • Work with the engineering team to design and implement production fixtures for volume manufacture.
  • Identify product failure modes and provide possible solutions through product quality and process improvements.
  • Lead review of quality records and conduct root cause failure analysis and corrective action.
Experience / Knowledge / Skills Requirement:
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Process Engineering, or other related discipline
  • Proficient with Solidworks, Pro-E, or other similar CAD software
  • Working knowledge of selecting variable materials, and designing for specific manufacturing processes, such as casting, injection moulding, coating, and machining
  • Proven experience communicating and/or troubleshooting issues with materials and tooling vendors
  • Good written and verbal communication skills; ability to convey technical concepts to a diverse audience; document procedures; conduct individual and group engineering training and provide technical assistance
  • Be willing and able to interface effectively with cross functional team members in sales, design, project management, supply chain, manufacturing, quality, etc.
 Please note we are happy to consider dynamic graduates!