Job vacancy - Mechanical Engineer

Position: Mechanical Engineer
Reference: HLacs272
Location: Dartford
Salary: £33,000 - £36,000 per annum

Due to continued growth, our client is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to provide mechanical engineering support to the development of our products and processes through the whole product lifecycle: R&D, design, product launch, continuous improvement and end of life - in addition to;

  • Supporting production and quality teams with design calculations and failure diagnosis.
  • When appropriate, lead projects from initiation phase, seeing them through to completion.
  • Supporting the maintenance of our BOM and engineering drawing databases.
  • Lead continuous improvement activities to ensure systems and processes remain secure.
  • Design and conduct experiments as and when required, analyse data and interpret results.
  • Evaluation of product overall performance, reliability and safety.
  • Ensuring products and processes meet specifications required, taking ownership of the KPI's.
  • Ensure compliance with Engineering Change Order (ECO) procedures.

To be successful in the role of Mechanical Engineer, we would like to speak to anyone who has experience in the following:

  • Experience of working within a similar role with a design background.
  • The ability to do mechanical design calculations and to read and analyse mechanical drawings.
  • Experience of using design software such as CREO or AutoCAD.
  • Awareness of different light industrial manufacturing processes and their characteristics.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing best practice including Engineering Change Management, DFMEA, PFMEA, lean, six sigma is desirable.
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent).

ACS are recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer. If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Mechanical Engineer, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Mechanical Engineer. It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Mechanical Engineer with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Mechanical Engineer role you desire.