|Job Ref:||204644597||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Glasgow||Address:||Post Code:||G3||Salary:||£40000 - £45000/annum + Holiday + Pension + BUPA + Health||Post Date:||08/10/2016 02:22|
Mechanical Design Engineer (Opto-Mechanical/Laser - PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED)|
£40,000 - £45,000 + Holiday + Pension + BUPA + Health Insurance + More Great Benefits
*TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH LASER / OPTO-MECHANICAL DESIGNS*
Highly experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with strong experience on Solidworks required by a niche specialist provider of special purpose laser machinery.
Suitable candidates will hold a mechanical engineering degree (BSc or MSc) and be experienced 3D designers on designing opto-mechanical/electro-mechanical products. You will hold previous experience of having designed a variety of products that you have put through simulations such as thermal design, mechanical design and tolerances such as basic stress analysis and FEA on Solidworks.
Candidates will have experience of working in a similar role with experience of designing complex laser systems, precision machined components, electro-optic enclosures, large assemblies and complex moving mechanisms. You will have a broad knowledge of design and engineering, coupled with a high level of communication in all forms and confident in presenting to clients.
You will predominantly spend your time designing special one off pieces from concept whilst carrying out all client contact and managing the design including creating and testing prototypes before handing off to production. You will also work closely with several departments such as production and with optical engineers to resolve design or manufacturing issues.
This company are part of a larger group and boasts an impressive client base based all over the world. The company has built an enviable reputation based on its bespoke specialist products that are designed and manufactured in-house.
This position will give you a chance to join a company where you will see your designs come through to fruition as the products you design will be made on-site and you will play a big part in the prototyping!
* Mechanical Design
* Liaise with clients
* Creation + test of prototypes
* Assist sales team with initial design for quotations if needed
* Production of manufacturing Drawings
* Maintaining the BOM (Bill Of Materials) documentation
* Mechanical Engineering degree
* At least 5 years of 3D Design Experience (Solidworks)
* Experience of laser / opto-mechanical design
* UK RESIDENTS ONLY