Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire Salary: £30.00 - £38.25 per hour
Sector: Medical Devices Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Megan Cottrell

Mechanical Design Engineer
Initially 12 months

Mechanical Design Engineer needed for an exciting opportunity on behalf of my client, a leading Medical Devices company who specialise within Orthopaedic Limbs, Joint Reconstruction and Spinal Care.

Purpose of the Mechanical Design Engineer:

Mechanical design is primarily concerned with ensuring that form, fit, function and ease of manufacture are satisfied during the product design process. The unambiguous and comprehensive conveyance of all information/data, required to manufacture products cost effectively is a fundamental and core responsibility. The accurate capture and translation of customer requirements into innovative, novel and robust design solutions that have been validated is also a central activity for ensuring the quality of product designs.

Some of the main responsibilities of the Mechanical Design Engineer will include:

* Undertake detailed tolerance analysis in 2D and 3D.
* Create and manage Engineering Change Orders.
* Undertake mechanical/numerical analysis.
* Participate in the systematic review of function and value analysis.
* Assume responsibility for own design commitments & delivering to agreed timescales in line with project plans.
* Take ownership of design related engineering changes, working with other project team members to ensure they are completed and implemented in a timely manner.
* Generate data and reports required for the design section of the development history files (DHF).
* Participate in Design FMEA's and the companies Risk Management Process.
* Interact with all levels of company management, external experts and vendors.
* Liaise with and supervise vendors contracted to supply design related information to the company.
* Work to product and project cost targets
* Working as part of a Global Project Core Team.

What you need to be the successful Mechanical Design Engineer:

* Possess a mechanical design engineering background.
* Possess a minimum HNC/HND plus 5 years' experience or Degree plus 2 years' experience.
* Proficient Siemens NX/Unigraphics CAD User would be an advantage.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to progress their career within the medical devices industry.

You do not want to miss out so please apply asap as this vacancy will be filled quickly!

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