This global company is synonymous with producing innovative equipment and are world leaders within their niche industry. With 40 plus years behind them, they continue to be at the forefront of their field and are continually growing.
The business is in a period of unprecedented growth, through several big project wins. They offer excellent, realistic opportunities for career development and progression.
Working alongside an established team, and reporting to the Design Manager, the Mechanical Engineer’s main tasks will be to provide solutions to mechanical issues.
Creation of 3D models
R&D of existing products and assisting improvements/developments of newer products
Working closely with the projects team
Site visits, assisting design and installation
Creation of manufacturing, assembly and installation drawings
Communicating with colleagues to at all levels
BEng / MEng in Mechanical or Structural Engineering or related discipline (2:1 or better)
Be actively working towards professional Chartership with major engineering institution
2+ years’ experience in product design / manufacturing environment
A solid understanding of first principles engineering design
Experience in 3D CAD systems
A good appreciation of the importance of Design for Manufacture / Assembly
Understanding of structural calculations software (ideally)
Salary negotiable dependant on experience
Fantastic company bonus scheme
10% employer contributed pension, with 0% required from employee
Private medical cover (currently with Bupa) on completion of the probationary period
33 days holiday
The possibility of joining a company with a great staff retention record - average years’ service being 13 years
Commutable from Derby, Sheffield, Chesterfield, Nottingham, Mansfield, Worksop
The business is an SME, with 150 employees and 60 years of manufacturing heritage. They have a global supply chain and export over 30% of their product to a world-wide network of customers. The operation consists of a fabrication facility, assembly area, large yard, logistics area and finished goods stores with the majority of product designed and manufactured by the company at their UK site.
A vacancy exists within their Lighting Design team. They require a Lighting Engineer who will be involved in the preparation of the Company Lighting Schemes and giving technical support to the sales team.
Key Responsibilities and Experience Required:
The role will involve the designing of lighting projects primarily for exterior lighting applications. This may also include visiting sites to establish lighting requirements, discussing technical issues with the customers and the measurement of light levels which may involve occasional working at night.
The design of lighting schemes will require extensive use of CAD systems, lighting programs such as AGi32, and the preparation of technical reports.
It is desirable for the candidate to be fully trained in Lighting Design, preferably exterior lighting projects. Product specific training will be given within the company. The candidate will need to demonstrate good lighting, and lighting design knowledge backed up with a Lighting qualification from ILP or LET courses.
The candidate must also possess a high degree of accuracy, have the ability to work in a team whilst being able to focus on and work to deadlines.
£30,000 - £40,000 (negotiable dependent on experience)
Commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Mansfield, Chesterfield, Worksop, Newark on Trent