Mechanical Design Engineer - Pro Engineer (M/F)

  • Localisation : North West England - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : Mechanical Design Engineer - Pro Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Fixed-term contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-09-20
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Job Description

Primary Purpose of the Role:

To produce and modify models / drawing packages to allow the procurement and manufacture of electro mechanical equipment

To design electro mechanical equipment to Defence Standards with support from Design Engineers

Principal Relationships:

Reporting to the Engineering Services Team Leader

Liasing with Design Engineers to design electro mechanical equipment

Communicating progress and issues with the Work Package / Project Manager for the allocated tasks,

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

The role may include, but not be limited to the following activities:

  • Designing / drawing electromechanical equipment
  • Work collaboratively with Design Engineers to produce cost effective, easy to manufacture design solutions.
  • Producing 3D models
  • Implementing changings into drawing packages
  • Producing change documentation
  • Providing support to the preparation of detailed estimates and bids.
  • Providing support to production / procurement as required.
  • Providing design / drawing support where necessary to other Thales sites
  • .

Key performance Indicators against Responsibilities and Tasks (professional only):

Performance measured against individual objectives in accordance with the company appraisal system.



    • Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire & Pro/INTRALINK
    • AutoCAD (inc.Raster editing)
    • Microsoft Office suite
    • Desirable:
    • PCB / PCA tools (Cadence, Cadstar)
    • Teamcenter



    • Designing / modelling electro-mechanical items such as console, cabinets,racks and cableforms
    • Producing drawings to BS 8888
    • Desirable:
    • PCB contruction / PCA layout
    • Knowledge of Defence Standards

Values & Behaviours:

Prepared to travel and stay away from home when required

Good interpersonal skills

A positive "can-do" mentality

A logical approach to problem solving



Educated to HNC / HND level

Required profile

  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term : 7 Months
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary : £35.00 - £37.00 per hour
  • References : 128552PO_1505926479
  • Activity area : Defence and security

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