Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer

Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Immediate Start Graduate Role
Location: Havant
Start Date: asap
Reference: Mn7992
Job Published: March 21, 2019 17:19

Job Description

Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Havant, Hampshire (Commutable from Portsmouth, Southampton, Chichester)

Salary: up to £25k

Job Sectors: Engineering / Mechanical / Graduate / Manufacturing / Production

Our client are manufacturers and global suppliers of fire detection solutions.

Job Description:

Successful applicant will have:

  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience of building 3D models and bringing concepts to life (SolidWorks is ideal).
  • Able to understand and interpret engineering drawings and technical specifications
  • Self-motivated with a keen attention to detail
  • Knowledge of materials, especially injection moulded plastics & sheet metal

Job Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Create innovative design concepts and then consider the pros and cons of the concepts with colleagues from across the business.
  • Participate in a DFMEA/PFMEA review and help drive the team to delve right into the design concept and make sure it’s as watertight as possible.
  • Check through a mould flow report from one of our tooling suppliers and agree updates to the CAD model to suit their recommendations.
  • Discuss with PCB Designers and negotiate where they want to position components.
  • Run a Computational Fluid Dynamics simulation to evaluate design changes.
  • Run an FEA simulation to compare different mechanical clip designs against each other giving more confidence before going to tooling.