This leading organisation is actively seeking a number of Mechanical Design Engineers to join their company working on an initial 6-month contract based in Telford.
As a Mechanical Design Engineer, 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, such as conducting concept and detailed design, stress analysis, producing drawings and other technical outputs, which will fulfil contractual requirements as well as contributing to cost-effective design.
This position will provide you with the chance to work within a vast and varied role across a number of high-profile military platforms. You will be fully supported in your professional development, with the opportunity to grow and develop your skills within an exciting area of engineering at BAE.
Your main responsibilities as a Mechanical Design Engineer will involve:
Undertaking system design and integration into vehicle platforms using appropriate CAD tools
Producing technical reports
Scheduling your own work to meet target timescales and budget demands
Conducting calculations and stress analysis, as required, to justify a proposed course of action
Managing customer requirements and producing technical reports and product specifications
Investigating and resolving customer\'s technical queries
Your skills and qualifications:
Degree/HND/HNC or equivalent qualification or experience within mechanical engineering or closely related discipline
Demonstrable mechanical design experience gained from a complex engineering environment, such as: oil and gas, automotive, aerospace, defence, rail etc.
Experience of requirements ownership and solution development
Design experience within an automotive environment
Mechanical design experience using 3D CAD software, ideally Siemens NX or Creo and Teamcenter PDM
Experience of conducting Finite Element Analysis (FEA
Chartered Engineer or actively working towards accreditation
This position is for a global aerospace/ defence organisation has many sites around the UK, employing over 80,000 talented people. With an innovative culture, they produce the most advanced products within the industry which promotes their world renowned reputation. Holding a large market share, this company offers each contractor an opportunity to gain security clearance therefore you must be willing to undergo this procedure. Furthermore, there\'s the possibility of longer hours, repeat work and longer contract durations for gifted candidates.
If you are interested in this role please send your CV to Chris Hill via the apply button! Alternatively, if you know anyone who is looking, feel free to get them in touch, referral fees paid!
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