Position Title:

ELECTRO-MECHANICAL DESIGNER

Work Location:

DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT OFFICE

Reports To:

HEAD OF GROUP PROJECTS

Natural Work Team:

DESIGNERS, ENGINEERS, PROJECT MANAGERS

Clock / Salary:

Salary

Hours of Work:

08:00AM – 17:00PM MONDAY TO FRIDAY

1 HOUR LUNCH DAILY

 

JOB PURPOSE:

To carry out the design and detailing of various electro-mechanical projects within the department, providing timely and cost-effective solutions for both internal and customer generated specifications. Projects range from simple jig & tool requirements through to automated test & manufacture equipment.

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Work alongside Projects and Design Engineers to ensure product specification compliance.
  • Liaise effectively with other designers, engineers, quality, and production engineers on all relevant aspects of each project, ensuring that successful and profitable production takes place.
  • Liaise effectively with customers throughout each project, maintaining the MEL reputation for commitment and professionalism.
  • Produce detailed drawing sets to the correct commercial, aerospace and military standards.
  • Control and issue design schemes, manufacturing drawings and all other necessary technical documentation in line with all relevant Quality procedures.
  • Plan, organise and accurately monitor workload to meet strict deadlines.
  • Maintain a fully traceable technical file for each project.

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  •  3D CAD Skills must include Solidworks.
  • Exceptional computer literacy, with enhanced knowledge of Microsoft Office software packages.
  • Formal engineering background, preferably with electro-mechanical bias.
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant industrial experience.
  • Recognised engineering apprenticeship and / or college ONC/HNC/HND/ or university qualification.
  • Capable of creating complete drawing packs, bills of materials, test certificates, and CE and ATEX assessment documentation.

PERSONAL SKILLS / ATTRIBUTES:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Planning and organising with ability to work to strict deadlines.
  • Excellent team worker, with the ability and self discipline to work alone effectively.
  • Positive approach to production support and customer service.
  • Highly driven and self motivated.
  • Maintain a professional attitude, keeping calm and controlled when working in demanding and pressurised environments.
  • Adaptable and flexible in approach to change.
  • Proactive decision making and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to use conceptual thinking and awareness to generate new ideas.
  • Presenting progress to the design team in weekly project meetings.

SALARY:

Dependent on skills and aptitude

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