Mechanical Design Engineer

Washington, Tyne & Wear



Stuart Horne

01923 225581

01923 224493

Mechanical Design Engineer
Washington, Tyne & Wear
Permanent; up to £40,000

Mechanical Design Engineer – would you like to work on some of the UK’s finest and most technologically advanced military vehicles as a Mechanical Design Engineer?

My client is a leading company in defence circles and is looking to take on a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their site in Washington. You will primarily be working with heavy armour military vehicle platforms, such as the Challenger II Main Battle Tank and its combat engineering derivatives, Titan and Trojan. You will be responsible for a range of mechanical engineering activities, through the entire design cycle.

Main responsibilities of the Mechanical Design Engineer will include:

• Undertaking system design and integration into vehicle platforms using appropriate CAD tools
• Producing technical reports
• Conducting calculations and stress analysis, as required, to justify a proposed course of action
• Managing customer requirements and producing reports for them and product specifications
• Investigating and resolving customer’s technical queries

Skills and experience required of the Mechanical Design Engineer include:

• Mechanical Engineering degree/HNC/HND
• Demonstratable mechanical design experience gained from a complex engineering environment (Oil & gas; auto; aerospace; defence; rail)
• Mechanical design experience using 3D CAD software, ideally Siemens NX and Teamcenter PDM
• Experience producing engineering drawings to BS8888

This is a very exciting and challenging position with a fascinating company.

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