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Mechanical Design Engineer

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
£34.00 to £40.00 Per Hour
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Mechanical Design Engineer - 6 month contract - Stevenage - £34ph UMB (Inside IR35)

Clearance Requirements & Eligibility


This role will require the person to hold full Security Clearance (SC) prior to working onsite. You will need to obtain a Criminal Record Check. You must currently hold or be eligible and willing to obtain SC. In addition, this role involves direct access to ITAR Material. Therefore we can only consider UK Nationals for this position. If you are unsure as to whether you are eligible, please contact me to discuss.

The Role

Undertaking mechanical design tasks for actuation systems
Managing the day to day mechanical design activities for actuation systems
Working with cross functional teams to ensure the successful delivery of the actuation system
Investigating and resolving design issues as they occur in the production environment and coordinating any remedial and corrective action plans.
Providing feedback to Mechanical Design Equipment teams on issues raised to ensure continuous improvement and best practices is maintained.

Skillset/experience required:

Experience of Creo 3D design tool an advantage.
Knowledge of several of the following:
Manufacturing processes
Tolerance studies
Environmental test
Mass property calculations
Material selection
Design for Manufacture/Assembly
Tooling/fixtures design
Structural design
Defence Standards
Review processes
Product Lifecycles
Industrial validation
Design of PCB enclosures
An ability to work as part of a multifunctional engineering team and be able to partake in or host design reviews
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  • Job Reference: 662713026-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Matchtech
  • Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £34.00 to £40.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Contract