Principle Mechanical Engineer

Company
Terry Parris Associates
Location
Horsham, West Sussex
Salary
£40000 - £60000/annum
Posted
15 Oct 2020
Closes
12 Nov 2020
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Principal Mechanical Engineer

Purpose of the Job:

This position will provide the right candidate with an opportunity to be involved in a fast-expanding environment where personal achievements are recognised and rewarded through personal development and professional growth.

The primary purpose of this position is to take a lead role in the creation, development and production of innovative SOFC product designs as part of the Mechanical Engineering function group. This role requires an experienced and successful lead Mechanical Engineer with strong influencing skills who can always give clear and concise technical direction and demonstrate leading through others.

The ideal candidate will have previously gained an immense wealth of knowledge in all areas of Mechanical Engineering and be able to share this experience to assist in technical project delivery and the development of others within the team.

The candidate will also have excellent technical and communication skills, taking a pivotal role in solving issues and improving and verifying product designs. They will have a flair for structuring information and an attention to detail.

Key Accountabilities:

* Mechanical engineering degree or equivalent higher-level engineering qualification.

* Minimum 4 years’ experience related to the above accountabilities; min 10 years as a Mechanical Engineer; experience in the automotive, aerospace, power generation or white-goods sectors would be an advantage.

* Expert in the development of mechanical systems and products by mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials engineering.

* High voltage electrical isolation design, particularly at temperature (standards/tests etc.), would be a significant advantage.

* Excellent understanding of design risk analysis and mitigation tools such as DFMEA and DRBFM.

* In-depth understanding of design for manufacture and assembly, especially with regards to scale-up and volume production.

* Detailed in-depth knowledge of materials engineering, heat transfer, thermodynamics, mechanics, bolting and design for manufacture. Ideally an expert in some areas.

* Authority on 3D CAD design, detail drafting & checking, GD&T and product data management.

* Excellent understanding of small batch and series production manufacturing and assembly processes.

* Familiarity with agile project management techniques such as Scrum.

Education, Training and Skills:

* Mechanical engineering degree or equivalent higher-level engineering qualification.

* Minimum 4 years’ experience related to the above accountabilities; min 10 years as a Mechanical Engineer; experience in the automotive, aerospace, power generation or white-goods sectors would be an advantage.

* Expert in the development of mechanical systems and products by mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials engineering.

* High voltage electrical isolation design, particularly at temperature (standards/tests etc.), would be a significant advantage.

* Excellent understanding of design risk analysis and mitigation tools such as DFMEA and DRBFM.

* In-depth understanding of design for manufacture and assembly, especially with regards to scale-up and volume production.

* Detailed in-depth knowledge of materials engineering, heat transfer, thermodynamics, mechanics, bolting and design for manufacture. Ideally an expert in some areas.

* Authority on 3D CAD design, detail drafting & checking, GD&T and product data management.

* Excellent understanding of small batch and series production manufacturing and assembly processes.

* Familiarity with agile project management techniques such as Scrum.

Abilities:

* Mechanical engineering degree or equivalent higher-level engineering qualification.

* Minimum 4 years’ experience related to the above accountabilities; min 10 years as a Mechanical Engineer; experience in the automotive, aerospace, power generation or white-goods sectors would be an advantage.

* Expert in the development of mechanical systems and products by mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials engineering.

* High voltage electrical isolation design, particularly at temperature (standards/tests etc.), would be a significant advantage.

* Excellent understanding of design risk analysis and mitigation tools such as DFMEA and DRBFM.

* In-depth understanding of design for manufacture and assembly, especially with regards to scale-up and volume production.

* Detailed in-depth knowledge of materials engineering, heat transfer, thermodynamics, mechanics, bolting and design for manufacture. Ideally an expert in some areas.

* Authority on 3D CAD design, detail drafting & checking, GD&T and product data management.

* Excellent understanding of small batch and series production manufacturing and assembly processes.

* Familiarity with agile project management techniques such as Scrum.

This is a great role, with a fantastice company. Apply through the link and we will call you to discuss the position and company in more detail

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