Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mainz
Reference: DE__000046[397]
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Published: 6 months ago


A successful manufacturer of high quality bespoke machinery and conveyor systems for various industries; predominantly car engines assembly equipment in automotive sector. Each project is bespoke, built to required specification giving the opportunity to see the concept through to completion.


-Work on projects from concept to production and buy off
-Produce design / drawings to project specifications
-Utilize/ modify current design and associated documents as required
-Produce assembly drawings, billing materials and technical information for designreviews and equipment assembly purposes
-Produce detailed manufacturing drawings and technical information
-Liaise with internal / external Engineers as required throughout the project forsuccessful completion of project
-Actively involve in Design Reviews whether internal or external
-As required, travel to client's premises to attend meetings including Design Reviews, Site Surveys and as per project requirements
Liaise with suppliers and manufacturers to ensure deadlines are met at competitive price
-Work on multiple tasks simultaneously without compromising quality, cost and time
-Assist with cost reduction exercises where possible


-Educated to degree level or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering
-2 to 3 years post qualification relevant work experience
-Conversant with 2D and 3D CAD, AutoCAD & Inventor respectively
-Experience in projects involving the design of bespoke special purpose machinery and conveyors
-Under standing of machine components and their application including Drives, Pneumatics,various Sensors etc
-Self motivated and be able to produce cost effective designs within short lead times
-Robust problem solving skills
-Well spoken and written English communication skills
-Ability to work as part of a multicultural team