16th June 2017

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Mechanical Design Engineer (FMCG Machinery)

Job Reference: VAC-10731-3

Salary: £40k per year

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Dorset

Industry: Engineering

Skills: mechanical, Design, Engineer, Solidworks, Special Purpose Machinery, Design, Engineer, mechanical, Solidworks, Special Purpose Machinery

Mechanical Design Engineer

Based in Poole (Dorset)

Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + Benefits

With a truly global presence, our client is a world leader in the design, manufacture and installation of complete weighing and packing line solutions, using its unique expertise and experience to develop advanced automated systems for weighing, packing, labelling and handling of food and non food products.

The successful candidate will have a HNC / Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience, working knowledge of SolidWorks (although expertise in another 3D CAD package will be equally acceptable) and have excellent communication skills.

The role is for a predominately Mechanical Design Engineer capable of designing bespoke equipment for the food industry.

Requirements:
•Experience in a machine design and manufacturing environment.
•Education in mechanical engineering discipline to HNC / Degree. The candidate would have ideally served a mechanical engineering apprenticeship.
•Flexible team player being able to use their own initiative to solve problems that arise during manufacture or out on a customer’s site.
•Excellent interpersonal and time management skills to deal with the response time pressures that can arise due to the nature of this industry.
•Demonstrate high standards of mechanical engineering using 2D and 3D CAD design software ensuring best design practices and contributing to a continual improvement program.
•Responsible for quoting, design, costs, technical solution, deadlines, technical support, assisting team members and maintaining an enthusiastic attitude are the key attributes required for this role.

Responsibilities:
•Responsibility for equipment / machine designs, BOM’s, development work, enquiries and value engineering activities on-time and to the correct specification, hygiene and quality standards.
•To ensure best practice design standards are adopted and continuously improved.
•To ensure full compliance with UK Health and Safety Regulations.
•To ensure full compliance with quality standards.
•Ensure KPI targets for efficiency, cost and service are consistently achieved.
•To make positive contribution to continuous improvement activities.
•To support and assist other team members as required.
•Establish good working relationship with assembly teams, planning, purchasing, sales and other key members of all Departments.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a multi-national company providing good career prospects. As well as a competitive salary, there is an excellent benefits package.

Key words: Design Engineer, Mechanical Design, Solidworks, CAD, Special Purpose Machinery.

Commutable from: Poole, Bournemouth, Dorchester, Weymouth, Swanage, Ringwood, New Forest, West Moors, Verwood, Ferndown.

To apply please call Sam at Rubicon People on 01202 688 555, email sammarshall@rubiconpeople.co.uk or apply to this advert now. 

Our team guarantees complete confidentiality and will never submit candidate’s details or share them with a third party without first obtaining their permission.

  • Job Reference: VAC-10731-3
  • Salary: £40k per year
  • Salary per: Annum
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