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Mechanical Design Engineer Job in Norfolk

Engineering, Manufacturing
£28000 - £40000 per annum
Mechanical Design Engineer

Our client, a very successful and well established Design & Manufacturer, are looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer in Norwich. 

Mechanical Design Engineer Role Package:
  • Salary negotiable depending on level of experience, plus bonus structure 
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays 
  • Ongoing support and development.
The Mechanical Design Engineer role responsibilities (but not limited to):
  • Undertake a thorough review of the mechanical aspects of a specification / tender / project. Design / develop technically appropriate & value-engineered solutions as required by the project / contract / requirement.
  • Produce CAD models, drawing packs, design documentation, design calculations & technical reports as required by the project / requirement and in a manner which is efficient and that continually enables the Company to deliver service excellence.
  • Areas of design include, but are not limited to; glass reinforced plastic (GRP) water treatment kiosks; storage tanks; pump cabinets; pipe-work systems; pipe-work systems;
  • Continually employ the principles of Design for Manufacture and Assembly, & value engineering throughout design undertakings, but never deviating from or compromising designated standards / requirements.
  • Arrange the procurement of materials &/or to obtain quotations for non-standard components as directed by the Project Manager or as required by the project. Produce detailed Bill of Materials.
  • Research suitable solutions & estimate costs and timescales.
  • Deliver assigned projects / design activities on-time & to cost (in accordance with Standards & contractual requirements).
  • Liaise regularly with the customer, client, contractors, Project Manager & other members of the Design Team. In particular, issues & shortfalls should be communicated in a timely manner & in writing.
  • Where applicable, to attend meetings on site, upholding the Company’s Culture & Values.
  • You will have a track record of tenaciously solving mechanical design problems through the application of a strong creative engineering mind.
  • Thrives under pressure in a fast paced environment, using outstanding communication both through your designs, and verbal / written communications. You will have excellent interpersonal skills with a completer – finisher approach to design.
  • Focused & self-motivated with the ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team.
Qualifications/experience required for this Mechanical Design Engineer role:
  • Knowledge & use of Autodesk Inventor/Inventor Professional CAD skills.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a Mechanical design environment.
  • Educated to a minimum of a HNC (or equivalent) in an engineering or science discipline.
The successful Mechanical Design Engineer will have access to the following benefits:
  • 2 days paid charity/voluntary leave each year
  • Pension scheme
  • Formalised sick scheme (using the Bradford Factor)
  • Life Assurance at 3 times your annual salary
  • Company events
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to a suite of learning and development opportunities
  • Health & Wellbeing initiatives including an employee assistance programme
  • Collaborative/partnership working
  • Free on-site parking.
If this Mechanical Design Engineer Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Engineering Jobs in Norwich please contact Paul Martin at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.